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54 min ago | Business Journal

Drug makers push back in court on Alameda take-back law

Alameda County trailblazing drug take-back law is an unnecessary burden that may increase the risk of unused medicines ending up in the environment or unintended hands., the drug industry said in arguing for an appeals court to strike down the law.

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Related Topix: Alameda County, CA, US News

4 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

South Side Police News & Notes

On June 30, the 9th District Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction of Jessica Thomas, of South Akron, for aggravated vehicular homicide and operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol.

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Related Topix: US News, Akron, OH

8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Federal judge refuses to stay execution of Arizona death row inmate

A prison execution chamber. A judge has rejected a bid to postpone the July 23 execution of an Arizona death row prisoner.

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Related Topix: Prison, Arizona, Arizona Government, Oklahoma Government, Oklahoma, US News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Family Badge

Verdict For A Police Officer Against LAPD in Anti-Retaliation Employment Sui

McNicholas & McNicholas , obtained a decision from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirming the district court's judgment, after a jury trial in favor of Leonard Avila, an LAPD officer who claimed that the Los Angeles Police Department fired him in retaliation for testifying in a Fair Labor Standards Act lawsuit brought by a fellow officer.

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Related Topix: US News, Law, Employment / Labor Law

The Columbian

Proposed ordinance eyes curbs on panhandling

With their crumbled cardboard signs, emblazoned with messages of need, Clark County's panhandlers are an acknowledged sight on many heavily trafficked street corners and freeway offramps.

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Related Topix: US News

The Washington Post

A corporation is more nearly a method than a thing

Via Stephen Bainbridge , we find a nice quote about the corporation, from the New York case Farmers' Loan & Trust Co.

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Related Topix: University of Houston, US News, University of Pennsylvania, US Politics

The Washington Post

Overprotecting public-employee pensions, from the Reason Foundation

The Contract Clause, which prohibits states from making laws impairing the obligation of contracts, is commonly used to challenge state and local public pension reform efforts.

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Related Topix: University of Houston, Georgetown University, US News, Samuel Alito, University of Pennsylvania

Courthouse News Service

LCD Conspiracy Verdict Upheld by 9th Circuit

The 9th Circuit on Thursday affirmed a $500 million fine and the convictions of two foreign executives charged in connection with the price-fixing of liquid-crystal display panels.

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Related Topix: US News, AU Optronics, Electronics, Prison

Cactus Thorns

Former MUSD Superintendent Cecelia English requests Cactus Thorns remove elements from story

Cecelia English is the former Superintendent, Morongo Unified School District. Ms. English contact Cactus Thorns Publisher, Dan O'Brien yesterday via email.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-U.S. court rejects AU Optronics appeal of $500 mln fine

A U.S. court on Thursday rejected an appeal by Taiwan-based AU Optronics Corp of the $500 million criminal fine the company was ordered to pay in 2012 after a conviction for price-fixing in the market for liquid crystal display panels.

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Related Topix: Prison, Electronics, AU Optronics, US News

VDARE

9th Circut Court of Appeals Mandates Driver's Licenses for Illegals in Occupied Arizona

There's a cycle. American citizens see their communities destroyed by mass immigration.

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Related Topix: US News, Immigration Reform, ACLU

Sonoran News

U.S. Supreme Court agrees to take up government speech discrimination against churches

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review an Alliance Defending Freedom case concerning government speech discrimination against churches.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Stories from people whose names became legal doctrines?

Running across an FCC decision discussing the Zapple doctrine - which the FCC said expired with the Fairness Doctrine - made me wonder about people like Nicholas Zapple.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics

Courthouse News Service

Employee Rights Given a Boost by 9th Circuit

Reviving two class actions against employers that allegedly forced workers to skip meals, the 9th Circuit said Wednesday that a federal deregulation act does not override California's meal and rest break laws.

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Related Topix: California, California Government

The Washington Post

Fun KnowMore map of whata s across the ocean if youa re on the beach

This fun map shows you what's across the ocean if you're on the beach . For instance, if you're on the west coast of the U.S., you're across the ocean from either Japan or Russia, depending on whether you're north or south of Tillamook Bay, Oregon .

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, University of Houston, US News

Advanced-television.com

Fox continues Hopper attack

Fox Broadcasting continued its attack on Dish Network's Hopper and Slingmedia technology in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, in California.

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Free Republic

How Massachusetts H.4121 Would Abolish The Second Amendment

This legislation is pretty scary. In Massachusetts you have to have either a License To Carry or a Firearms Identification Card to own a firearm.

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Related Topix: Guns, US News

JD Supra

Supreme Court Denies Review Of The California LCFS

On June 30, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it would not review the constitutionality of the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard .

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

JD Supra

Evidence - Expert Witness Testimony - Grounds for Exclusion

City of Pomona v. SQM North America Corporation Court Of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Nos.

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Related Topix: Pomona, CA, US News, US Supreme Court, University of Illinois Chicago

Verde Independent

Court blocks state plan to deny driver's licenses to some immigrants

Gov. Jan Brewer, shown in a 2012 file photo, blasted the court decision blocking Arizona's driver's license policy as an 'outrageous' and 'misguided' defense of a 'lawless directive' by the Obama administration.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, Arizona Government, Arizona, US News

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