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  1. Will the ConAgra 100% natural case end up in the Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FoodNavigator

    POM v Coke got there, but will another high-profile food litigation case - this time over GMOs and 100% natural labels on cooking oil - also end up in the Supreme Court? ConAgra Brands certainly hopes so, and has just asked the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to stay its recent mandate in the case so it can file a petition to the Supreme Court for a writ of certiorari . The case in question* consolidates lawsuits in multiple states alleging ConAgra falsely advertised Wesson-branded cooking oils as '100% natural' when they were made from GM crops, and has not gone well for ConAgra, with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently agreeing with a decision by a lower court to certify the consumer class in the case.


  2. Oscars 2017: Ava DuVernay's Dress Makes a Powerful Political StatementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Allure

    Director Ava Duvernay has joined the growing list of celebrities who made political statements with their fashion choices at Oscars 2017. Several attendees-including Ruth Negga, Karlie Kloss, and Lin-Manuel Miranda-opted to with their Oscars ensemble in solidarity with the American Civil Liberties Union.


  3. Federal judges show bias on Trump banRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lowell Sun

    I found it very difficult to accept the intent of a recent article that seems to give credence to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals' decision against President Trump's ban on the entrance of immigrants from certain listed countries. It wasn't so long ago that this court and its Chief Justice Stephen Reinhardt were seriously rebuked on their judicial record.


  4. Trump slams New York Times for Oscars - truth' adRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Greenwich Citizen

    After reports surfaced of GOP lawmakers getting heckled by their constituents at town hall events, the president came to their defense on Twitter. President Trump tweeted this photo to announce the hiring of General H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser.


  5. A Close Look at Policy Wording Is Essential to Ensure Coverage for Cyber RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | JD Supra

    As the demand for insurance coverage for cyber-related losses continues to grow, more insurance companies are offering cyber insurance policies and endorsements, but the market is far from mature and the available policies far from complete. Insurers have not adopted a unified approach to cyber policies, nor do they offer identical coverages.


  6. Water digest - week of Feb 27Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    Water rights weekly report for January 9. For much more news, links and detail, see the National Water Rights Digest . The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on February 21 held that a local California water authority did not have standing to challenge Department of Interior and Bureau of Reclamation decisions on water flow based on endangered species considerations.


  7. Letter: Reason to be thankfulRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Columbian

    I'm still thankful. No, not about our local Don Benton who, after leaving an environmental director position with the county, a job he was thoroughly unqualified for, becomes a senior adviser for environmental policy in the current administration.


  8. Court honors Cacioppo, DavisRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    Former Judge Mary Cacioppo and former Ward 3 Akron City Councilman Ed Davis were recognized Feb. 1 during a ceremony at Summit County Juvenile Court recently. Members from both families, friends and court staff gathered for a banner unveiling that highlighted their careers and accomplishments as part of the court's observance of Black History and Women's History months in February and March, respectively.


  9. Nationality Is 'Unreliable Indicator' of Threat: DHS ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    A draft document by the Department of Homeland Security found that citizenship is "likely an unreliable indicator" of terrorist activity in the United States, a conclusion that appears to undercut the Trump administration's plan to temporarily restrict entry to the U.S. of nationals from seven predominantly Muslim nations. The internal document, published by The Associated Press earlier Friday, said of the 82 people who died in or were convicted of federal terrorism-related offenses that were inspired by foreign groups since 2011, a little over half were native-born American citizens.


  10. Letter: Courts are upsetting the balance of powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

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  11. Immigration law and the limits of the executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    In this highly charged era of real facts versus alternative ones, how does one sort out what is, in actuality, "fact" and what is not? There are no philosophical or political questions when it comes to some of the legal underpinnings of the immigration law: statutes, regulations, court decisions and the U.S. Constitution. Although immigration law may be changed by Congress, current laws will form the legal basis for upcoming immigration enforcement schemes announced by executive order and by the executive branch of government.


  12. Washington prepared for any federal action on legal pot, Ferguson says - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson may never be confused for Clint Eastwood as Dirty Harry, but he seems to be telling the U.S. Justice Department to "go ahead, make my day" one more time. His office already beat lawyers from the nascent Trump administration over the immigration ban executive border.


  13. Muhammad Ali Jr. reportedly detained, grilled on religion by U.S. customs agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Muhammad Ali Jr., son of the late boxing great, reportedly was detained at the Fort Lauderdale airport and grilled about his religion upon arriving from a trip to Jamaica, USA Today reports . were pulled aside while going through customs because of their Arabic-sounding names, according to family friend and lawyer Chris Mancini," the newspaper reported.


  14. DOJ requests hold on immigration order appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jurist

    ... religious freedom of nationals from the seven nations named in the order. In February, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals received two separate filings [JURIST report] from officials in the public and private sectors who oppose the executive order. ...


  15. Tom Perez calls Trump 'worst president in history' after winning DNC chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bellingham Herald

    Tom Perez is the first Latino chairman of the Democratic National Committee and former labor secretary under the Obama administration. He took on Trump and challenged Democrats to unite across the country during his victory speech for DNC chair. 3 comments

  16. CPAC straw poll: 80 percent say Trump realigning the conservative movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Washington Examiner

    Conservative activists overwhelmingly support President Trump 's opening acts in the White House and believe he is realigning the conservative movement, according to the Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll results released Saturday. Overall, 86 percent of CPAC attendees approve of the job Trump has done during the first month, while over 80 percent believe he is "realigning" the conservative movement going forward.


  17. U.S. government wants appeal of travel ban put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CTV

    The Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order, but the states who sued to stop the ban want the case to move forward. A government motion filed Friday says all actions on the appeal should be stopped because Trump intends to issue a new executive order that addresses some of the constitutional concerns raised by his first action.


  18. Homeland Security report downplays threat from 7 nations in Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Demonstrators opposed to U.S. President Donald Trump's executive orders barring entry to the U.S. by Muslims from seven countries protest on Feb. 4 at Los Angeles International Airport. Analysts at the U.S. Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States.


  19. AP Exclusive: Analysts downplay threat from 7 nations in banRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boston Herald

    Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States. A draft document obtained by The Associated Press concludes that citizenship is an "unlikely indicator" of terrorism threats to the United States and that few people from the countries Trump listed in his travel ban have carried out attacks or been involved in terrorism-related activities in the U.S. since Syria's civil war started in 2011.


  20. Trump will not attend the White House correspondents' dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | SFGate

    I will not be attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening! He tweeted: I will not be attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner this year.