Social law

East Texas needs more law enforcement as national shortage hits near home

TYLER, Texas (KETK) — Law enforcement in East Texas is facing the same problem as restaurants, stores and warehouses across the country — a staffing shortage. Police exodus leads to nationwide officer shortage Of Tyler at Long-term vision at Nacogdoches and beyond, law enforcement across East Texas is struggling to …

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the previous guy still thinks he’s above the law because the pea is under the bed

DOJ says Trump is engaged in a ‘game of shells’, trying to claim the records seized from him are ‘personal’ but, if the judge disagrees, they are also protected by privilege of the executive. The DOJ says Trump cannot have it both ways. Because he can’t prove he declassified documents …

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“The law can be an instrument of justice but also that of…”: CJI Chandrachud | Latest India News

Law can be an instrument of justice but also of oppression, India’s Chief Justice DY Chandrachud said on Saturday, stressing that it is the responsibility of “all decision makers not just judges” to ensure that the law does not become an instrument of oppression. Addressing the top leadership of the …

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Two Outstanding Graduates Receive Medals of Excellence

Two alumni who are longtime leaders in the public and private spheres each received Columbia Law School’s highest award, the Medal of Excellence, at a celebratory luncheon Oct. 28. Gillian Lester, Dean and Lucy G. Moses Professor of Law, awarded the medals to Ellen V. Futter BC ’71, LAW ’74, …

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Iranian lawmakers demand tough penalties for ‘rioters’ as protests rage

Hardline Iranian lawmakers on Sunday urged the judiciary to “deal decisively” with the perpetrators of unrest, as the Islamic Republic struggles to quell the biggest show of dissent in years. Widespread anti-government protests erupted in September after the death of young Iranian Kurdish girl Mahsa Amini, who was arrested by …

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Enough fentanyl to kill 190,000 people seized in joint law enforcement operation in Ohio

Ohio law enforcement seized 570 grams of fentanyl, 660 grams of methamphetamine and 139 grams of crack cocaine while executing search warrants at two apartments in Butler County on November 1. Undercover officers from the Butler County Regional Narcotics Task Force (BURN) and the Hamilton Police Department conducted the search …

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Law enforcement facing staff shortages

“Due to a nationwide staffing shortage, any kid dressed as a cop on Halloween will have to take a shift,” read one Halloween meme. YORK, SC — A Halloween meme highlights a very real problem. You may have seen a post on your social media pages that reads: “Due to …

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Congolese M23 rebels capture key North Kivu town

Fighters from the M23 rebel group seized the eastern Congo town of Kiwandja on Saturday, residents and a local official said, cutting off Goma, the capital of North Kivu, from the upper half of the province. . Three people living in Kiwandja told Reuters that many fighters entered the town …

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Putin’s martial law is less about occupying Ukraine than ‘occupying Russia itself’ – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Vladimir Putin issued his declaration of martial law less to be able to absorb Ukrainian territory than to strengthen his own “occupation of Russia itself”, Vitaly Portnikov said. “It is not news: every tyrant eventually turns to the task of occupying his own country and destroying everything there that limits …

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A National “Don’t Say Gay” Law? Republicans introduce bill to restrict LGBTQ-related programs

Congressional Republicans have introduced what some are calling a nationwide version of Florida’s Parental Rights in Education Bill — or what critics have dubbed the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. Rep. Mike Johnson of Louisiana and 32 other Republican members of Congress on Tuesday introduced the Stop the Sexualization of Children …

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11 Elements of a Successful eBook for Your Law Firm | Good2bSocial media

[Author: Noreen Fishman] With the growing popularity of tablets and e-readers, e-books have become an important part of legal thought leadership. Ebooks are an incredibly powerful lead generation tool and a key part of a robust content marketing strategy. They allow law firms to position themselves as thought leaders by …

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Chile issues the first non-binary national identity document

Shane Cienfuegos has become the first person in Chilean history to receive a non-binary national identity document. Cienfuegos, 29, who leads the social intervention activities of the Chilean Organization for Trans Diversity, obtained the document on Friday, after a nine-year bureaucratic and legal battle. ”It’s not my victory; it’s a …

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One Piece Chapter 1063 Spoilers Tease Law Is About To Be Ambushed

The first spoilers for One Piece manga chapter 1063 have now leaked online, teasing that Law is about to be ambushed on the high seas. While the entire anime community has been busy digesting the start of the Fall 2022 release slate, the manga community is still reeling from the …

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🌱 Heartbeat Law Restraining Order + Officer Hit With Stolen Car

Hi there. I’m back in your inbox this morning to take you through all the biggest things happening these days in Cincinnati. But first, today’s weather: Sunny to partly cloudy. High: 72 Low: 44. 🏡 Attention Cincinnati real estate pros! We are now offering an exclusive sponsorship opportunity for an …

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US-EU Privacy Safeguards. Evolution of Australian Privacy Laws. Age limits on social networks. British Cyber ​​Defense Academy. Fill insurance gaps.

In one look. US EO implements privacy safeguards between the US and the EU. Australian lawmakers are proposing amendments to the Telecommunications Privacy Act. You must be this age to browse this website. The new UK academy aims to strengthen cyber defense training. The US Treasury is looking to fill …

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How Jones Day Became Trump’s Favorite Law Firm (Podcast)

Since 2015, Jones Day has embraced Donald Trump more than any other firm within Big Law. Many of the firm’s attorneys have joined the administration in high-level government positions, helped screen candidates for federal and Supreme Court justices, and some have even served as judges themselves. But with Trump now …

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New California law requires additional police scrutiny for ties to hate groups

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) — Law enforcement will now be required to screen applicants for ties to hate groups and make it easier to fire anyone with such ties. The CLEAR Act, short for California Law Enforcement Accountability Reform Act — was signed into law Friday by Governor Gavin Newsom. …

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Exploring Ken Paxton’s Idiosyncratic View of Law

Ernesto Herrera is a bailiff in the state of Texas. On Monday morning, he went to the home of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (right) to serve him with two subpoenas ordering Paxton to appear in court the next day to give evidence in an action in legal action brought …

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Iran summons British and Norwegian envoys as unrest continues

Iran has summoned the British and Norwegian ambassadors for what it said was interference and hostile media coverage of the nationwide unrest sparked by the death of a woman in the custody of vice police, the agency said on Sunday. ISNA semi-official press. Demonstrations that erupted more than a …

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Raptors’ Siakam supports law students in latest charity initiative

Toronto Raptors star Pascal Siakam wants to bridge the gap between young lawyers and organizations working for positive social change. (Photo via Metropolitan Toronto University) Pascal Siakam has become one of the best players in the NBA in recent years, highlighted by his selection to the All-NBA Third Team last …

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Democrats push for new election law; Key inflation problem for Americans

With the midterm elections just weeks away, Democrats are stepping up a last-ditch effort to change how campaigns work. They say it exposes black money, while Republicans call it an effort to federalize elections. Interest rates are expected to see another rate hike by the Federal Reserve this week. How …

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Top cop slams Illinois SAFE-T law — dubbed ‘purge law’ — as social experiment, hits 48-hour gap for missing perps

A FORMER police chief says the controversial ‘purge law’ would put people’s lives at risk and doesn’t want it to be used as a social experiment for bail reform. Illinois law calls for the end of statewide cash bail effective Jan. 1, 2023, and a provision that bars cops from …

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Court rules in favor of Texas social media regulation law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday in favor of a Texas law targeting big social media companies like Facebook and Twitter in a victory for Republicans who accuse the platforms of censoring the conservative discourse. But the ruling from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals …

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We once had a law to defend human attention. It’s time for an update.

It’s not your imagination. Life really is noisier than it has ever been. Even though the shelter-in-place orders of 2020 have brought a temporary break from the cacophony, the trajectory of the modern world seems inexorable: more cars on the roads, planes in the sky, drones whirring, gadgets chiming, bustling …

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A legal industry that made the Queen proud

This is a moment of enormous significance for the British people. The end of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign after 70 years on the throne somewhat overshadowed the change of Prime Minister in a time of national crisis. What Liz Truss and King Charles III inherit is a nation facing tough …

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Threats to local schools prompt law enforcement to act

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Two students have been arrested and charged in two separate cases of making threats to schools in the Bay District. Mosley High School and Hutchison Beach Elementary School were the two schools involved in the incidents. Mosely High’s principal informed parents that a student …

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Two-minute summary of competition law issues around the world – August 2022

Sony PlayStation is being sued for £5bn in a UK class action over price gouging Sony PlayStation is accused of abusing its dominant position by overcharging millions of gamers as well as developers and publishers for six years. Sony is alleged to have overcharged its products and services by charging …

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She-Hulk Episode 3 Raises Important Questions About Superhuman Law

She-Hulk: Lawyer has been entertaining so far, offering just the right amount of cameos from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. GHL&K’s Superhuman Law Division has tapped a superhero to be the face of the team, providing new insight into criminal cases involving people with superhuman abilities. This approach has raised important …

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Journal Poll: A large majority think the law on pre-trial detention should change

Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal According to a Journal poll, 85 percent of New Mexicans favor changing the law to make it easier for judges to hold people accused of certain violent crimes in jail until trial. While there are slight variations between political parties, state regions, and education levels, …

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Are religious corporations constitutional? – Company law and corporate law

August 31, 2022 Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Like Gaul, California’s nonprofit corporation law has three main parts (“Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres‘). These three parts …

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Police-Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative Announces 2022 National Law Enforcement Summit

For immediate release BOSTON — The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative is thrilled to announce that the organization will hold its first national law enforcement summit in three years. From November 14-15 at Boston University, PAARI will join law enforcement from across the country and public health partners for …

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Beto O’Rourke Steps Up Abortion Rights Campaign As Trigger Law Goes Into Force

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke speaks at an abortion rights rally in East Austin on June 26. Credit: Jordan Vonderhaar for The Texas Tribune Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential news from Texas. Beto O’Rourke amplifies his already …

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US Coast Guard vessel unable to refuel in Solomon Islands – official

A U.S. Coast Guard vessel was unable to enter the Solomon Islands for a routine port call because the Solomon Islands government failed to respond to a request for refueling and resupply, a U.S. official said . The islands’ government did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment. …

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Destruction and construction of the Galesburg Public Library

On Friday, May 9, 1958, I was a teenager in Galesburg. My mom, Rosie, and I were at Ellis Jewelers at 219 E. Main Street. She was a saleswoman and I was her occasional assistant. It gave us time together and a place where I learned a lot about our …

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There are only law firms that have been hacked and those that will be

What do the legal departments of Volkswagen, Ikea, Jones Lang LaSalle, Citibank and Caterpillar have in common? Some of their legal work in Russia may have been made public this summer by a hactivist group Anonymous action against the Russian law firm Rustam Kurmaev and Partners, also known as the …

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Salesians in Angola Promoting the “rights of children in conflict with the law” and reintegration

To achieve its goals, SDB officials say that young people who have been enrolled in the program, along with their family members, participate in workshops where they (the young people) tell personal stories of resilience and new beginnings. The program also focuses on “personal development, drawing and parenting skills”, they …

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Angry China holds more drills near Taiwan as US lawmakers visit

China’s military said it carried out more drills near Taiwan on Monday as a group of US lawmakers visited the Chinese-claimed island and met with President Tsai Ing-wen, who said her government was determined to maintain stability. The five US lawmakers, led by Senator Ed Markey, arrived in Taipei for …

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New York removes the word ‘detainee’ from state law

Placeholder while loading article actions ALBANY, NY – New York has amended several state laws to remove the word “inmate” and replace it with “incarcerated person” to refer to people serving time in prison. The amendments, signed into law Monday by Governor Kathy Hochul, aim to reduce the stigma of …

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Fargo area law enforcement relies on police negotiators to respond to violent mental health crises – InForum

Editor’s Note: If you or a loved one are in crisis, you can call or text National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988. The hotline is answered locally. FARGO — When responding to a mental health crisis involving violence, local law enforcement relies on their own negotiation teams instead of bringing …

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5 Essential Legal Marketing Tips for Successful Law Firms

Marketing your law firm, whether you like it or not, is a necessary part of attracting and retaining clients. Because even if you’re adamant that providing good service should be enough to grow your business, marketing plays a vital role in the overall success of your law firm. Plus, marketing …

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In Manipur, mobile internet suspended for 5 days due to public order concerns | Latest India News

An incident has been reported in Phougakchao Ikhang amid protests from the Manipur Students Union (ATSUM). In Manipur, mobile data has been suspended for five days, according to a government order, after an incident was reported in Bishnupur district. Some anti-social elements, the order points out, have attempted to use …

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Ad Law News And Views – August 3 – Privacy

August 05, 2022 Kelley Drye & Warren LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. JOIN US TODAY Avoid price gouging claimsWednesday August 3 Please join Kelley Drye State Attorneys General Practice Co-Chair Paul Singer and Senior Partner Beth Chun …

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Planting a Seed of Hope – James Helm, Founder of TopDog Law, Talks About His Firm’s Social Mission

For James Helm, Founder and Owner of TopDog Law, philanthropy has opened the door to creating a deeper connection with his clients in some of Metro Philadelphia’s most vulnerable communities. Helm, who in his early adulthood struggled with painkiller addiction, understands how an opportunity could change the lives of young …

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PayPal, Yahoo and Steam blocked in Indonesia

In Indonesia, online platform operators were recently required to register. However, some well-known Internet companies apparently missed the registration deadline. The consequences are serious. Well-known companies such as the payment service PayPal and some websites for gamers are no longer accessible in the huge island state. Suspension since Saturday Who …

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Tribute to a law enforcement officer who left Chicago to serve in Florida

Attorney General Ashley Moody Last week, I joined law enforcement officials from across our state at the 2022 Florida Sheriffs Association Summer Conference. It is always an honor to speak to the brave men and women of Florida law enforcement. While speaking to these heroes, I highlighted our efforts to …

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Local law enforcement warns of online predators

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Several local law enforcement agencies, including the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Panama City Beach Police Department, Walton County Sheriff’s Office and FDLE, recently worked together to convict an Alabama man after he arranged to meet online with what he thought was a 14-year-old girl. When …

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Arming Draconian Law to Silence Dissent in the Age of Pandemic Global Voices

Image via EngageMedia. Used with permission. This article is part of Pandemic of Control, a series that aims to deepen public discourse on the rise of digital authoritarianism in Asia-Pacific amid COVID-19. Pandemic of Control is an initiative of EngageMedia, in partnership with CommonEdge. This edited version of Zayed Siddiki’s …

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New California gun control law mimics Texas abortion measure

By DON THOMPSON Associated Press California Governor Gavin Newsom speaks during a press conference as he is joined by California Attorney General Rob Bonta, left, and State Senator Bob Hertzberg in Santa Monica, In California, Friday, July 22, 2022. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California retaliated on Friday against two recent …

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Kazakhstan Law News Digest June 2022 | White & Case srl

Our M&A team in Kazakhstan discusses June highlights on key legal developments in energy, competition and subsurface use. I. Legislative news Monopoly The Government of Kazakhstan has determined the conditions and procedure for the designation of a state enterprise as a JSC and LLP as subject to a special right. …

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4 dead and 13 injured in gas explosion in Tianjin in northern China

Four people died in a gas explosion that injured 13 others at a six-story residential building in the Chinese port city of Tianjin, state media said Wednesday. A trapped person who was extracted at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, more than 10 hours after the morning explosion, had low vital signs and …

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Parents Worried About Adopted Children Under ‘Heartbeat Law’

DAYTON, Ohio — With abortion now illegal after six weeks in Ohio, more mothers may choose to give their children up for adoption if they have unwanted pregnancies. Spencer and Malinda Izor are the proud adoptive parents of five children in Dayton, who are working towards adopting their sixth. “We …

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‘Beheading’ tweet sent by loyalist to Queen’s human rights law professor

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) is investigating a series of “intimidating” tweets sent to an academic at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) by a loyalist, the Sunday Independent has learned. Three complaints have been filed by Colin Harvey, professor of human rights law at the QUB Law School, regarding …

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FEATURE-Ahead of Kenyan elections, female politicians face more online abuse

* Online abuse included sexual imagery and public humiliation * Some contestants quit social media due to abuse * Social media platforms, authorities urged to crack down By Nita Bhalla NAIROBI, July 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Kenyan politician Esther Passaris posted a loving tribute to her late father …

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Jordan’s suicide law adds insult to injury

Jordan’s recent move to criminalize those who attempt suicide is a ridiculously short-sighted policy, especially in a country where mental health-related illnesses are rampant. Proper infrastructure and funding are needed to curb this worrying trend. With the prevalence of conflict and economic crises in the Middle East and North Africa …

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Ceaser Emanuel’s team says he will cooperate with Atlanta law

The team representing ‘Black Ink’ star Ceaser Emanuel said he would work with law enforcement in Atlanta and turn himself in after a warrant was issued for his arrest. The reality TV star has been charged with animal cruelty. The Shade Room reports that Emanuel’s attorney, Christina Gill, said this …

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In a largely unarmed country, the Japanese are stunned by the murder of Abe

Japan struggled with shock and sadness on Friday, trying to come to terms with the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in a country where guns are tightly regulated and political violence extremely rare. Abe was shot while giving a campaign speech on a street corner and taken to …

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Law enforcement officials say they had no prior knowledge of the white nationalist march in Boston

Activist Charles Morrell III told police he was thrown to the ground and kicked by members of the group outside the Back Bay train station, according to a police report. A photo by a photographer from the Boston Herald who circulated on social networks shows a walker pushing Morrell against …

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NJ’s ‘safe passage’ law to protect bikers and pedestrians faces education challenge

Summer is when people take to the streets on bikes, skateboards, scooters and on foot. But educating them and drivers about a recently enacted law in New Jersey on how to pass them safely got off to a slow start. The state Division of Highway Safety awarded a $78,342 grant …

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Guns in Paradise: Ruling Could Override Strict Hawaii Port Law

Kainoa Kaku, president of the Hawaii Rifle Association, checks one of his personal firearms as he discusses the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling at his home June 23 in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia) By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press HONOLULU — Megan Kau takes occasional week-long hunting trips to the …

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New federal gun and mental health law: UM experts react

FACULTY Q&A Following President Biden’s signing of a new bipartisan Safe Communities Act that emphasizes gun injury prevention, school safety and mental health services, experts from the University of Michigan reacted to the intent and provisions of the law. Justin Heinze and Hsing Fang Hsieh are co-investigators at the National …

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Israel eases abortion law restrictions after Roe v. Wade decision

Placeholder while loading article actions JERUSALEM — Israel made abortion easier in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, a move which the country’s health minister said set back women’s rights “a hundred years”. The new policy, approved by an overwhelming majority in the parliamentary …

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US faces fresh protests over abortion laws after gun law gets less attention

House ” International ” US faces fresh protests over abortion laws after gun law gets less attention By Ashok Nilakantan New York, June 26 (SocialNews.XYZ) Americans are up in arms again, this time over the Supreme Court’s 6-3 verdict in Roe Vs Wade that strips a woman’s legal right to …

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Texas Abortion Law: Your Questions Answered

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers informed about Texas’ most essential news. The U.S. Supreme Court struck down constitutional abortion protections in a much-anticipated ruling on Friday that will dramatically affect access to reproductive health care in Texas and beyond. Here are some answers to …

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Synagogue Files Lawsuit Challenging Florida’s New Abortion Law

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. — A Boynton Beach synagogue has filed a lawsuit alleging that Governor Ron DeSantis’ recent bill banning most abortions after 15 weeks violates Jewish religious freedom rights and protections of privacy permitted in the Florida constitution. The lawsuit, filed by Congregation L’Dor Va-Dor on June 17 in …

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Carolyn Hax: Picky-eater sister-in-law is ‘maddening to be there’

Placeholder while loading article actions Dear Caroline: To say my sister-in-law is a picky eater would be a huge understatement. She hates more foods than she likes and feels the need to loudly proclaim her distaste for various foods at every opportunity. More than half the time when she’s dining …

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South Africa commemorates Public Service Day in Africa

South Africa will join the rest of the continent next week in commemorating Africa Public Service Day (APSD). South Africa will mark the annual program with a series of week-long activities from June 20, 2022 to June 24, 2022, with a virtual launch as a precursor to local events …

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Non-disparagement clauses not covered by New Jersey law

Non-disparagement is not the same as non-disclosure. It sounds simple and straightforward, except when it’s not. This was the case with Savage v. Township of Neptune. It was only a matter of time before New Jersey courts would begin issuing judgment on the March 18, 2019, amendment to New Jersey’s …

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Local Law Enforcement Community to Host Inaugural Torch Run on Wednesday, June 15 in Support of Special Olympics Athletes

2015 Olympic Torch Run Image Eureka Police Department press release: Local Special Olympics athletes invite the public to join them in supporting our local law enforcement community at the first “Humboldt County Law Enforcement Torch Run”. The event kicks off this Wednesday, June 15 at 12:30 p.m. at the Adorni …

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Law of José Antonio V. Sanvicente

Thank goodness it was recorded on someone’s mobile video. The victim, Christian Joseph Floralde, was seen lying on the road, apparently grimacing in pain after a white Toyota RAV4 with registration NCO3781 hit him. The SUV stopped, of course, because any driver can feel such an impact from inside the …

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US TV audience for January 6 viewership hits 20 million

About 20 million people tuned in to live U.S. television broadcasts of Thursday’s hearing by lawmakers investigating the 2021 riot at the U.S. Capitol, ratings agency Nielsen said Friday. Viewership on 12 networks ranked below other political events such as President Biden’s State of the Union address, which drew 38 …

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Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know now

The Ukrainian army was resisting a Russian assault on the city of Sievierodonetsk, its general staff said on Wednesday, while Russian troops were bringing more resources to Donbass in a battle for control of the region. STRUGGLE * Ukrainian forces withdrew to the outskirts of the industrial city of Sievierodonetsk …

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US Passes World’s First “Right to Repair” Law for Digital Electronics

House ” General ” Study ” US Passes World’s First “Right to Repair” Law for Digital Electronics New York, June 4 (SocialNews.XYZ) In a world first, the New York State Legislature has passed the “Right to Repair” bill that will require manufacturers of digital electronics to put parts, tools, information …

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Connecting Social Work and Law – News Center

Thursday 02 June 2022 • Neph Rivera: Contact Sherece Shavel (left) and Amber White Sherece Shavel says the driving force behind her new course at the University of Texas at Arlington is the need for students to understand the intimate connection between law and social work. “Often social work students …

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Key Bill of the Year Limits Social Media Manipulation of Children

It may not seem so at first glance, but there is a growing realization that the most important bill California lawmakers will consider this year is not about housing, homelessness, abortion, forest fires or taxes. On the contrary, it is the one that could force the gigantic electronic companies to …

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Electoral Law Security and Social Media Influences

Elections are the backbone of our country’s democracy. The choices we make during voting cycles can have a significant impact on the legislature. Perhaps more importantly, they have direct effects on people’s quality of life. As such, it is essential to ensure that robust methods are in place to protect …

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How to use Instagram to promote your law firm • LegalScoops

Many people don’t consider Instagram effective for marketing their law firm. However, Instagram has grown in popularity and has approximately one billion active users worldwide in 2022, allowing law firms to communicate directly with their audiences and leverage their social media presence. Additionally, Instagram is invaluable in brand building and …

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New law in Kenya encourages breastfeeding

Listen to this article here A new law in Kenya should encourage more and more Kenyan mothers go to breastfeed their babies. On May 30, a new law will restrict the marketing of infant formula, baby bottles and pacifiers. The law responds to aggressive social media marketing tactics encouraging Kenyan …

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Maryland man arrested for assaulting law enforcement officers during Jan. 6 capitol breach | USAO-DC

WASHINGTON – A Maryland man was arrested today for assaulting law enforcement officers and a member of the media during the breach of the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. His actions and those of others have disrupted a joint session of the United States Congress convened to verify and …

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Communicators invited to focus on African issues

Communicators across Africa have an important duty to convey the message of a continent of hope, promise and vast potential. This is according to the Director General of the Government Communications and Information System (GCIS), Phumla Williams, who opened Africa Communications Week 2022 on Monday. Africa Communications Week …

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Maryam defends Shireen Mazari’s arrest, says ‘no one is above the law’ – Pakistan

PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz on Saturday defended the arrest of former human rights minister and PTI leader Shireen Mazari by police officials, saying no one was above the law. Speaking to the PML-N social media team in Lahore shortly after Mazari’s arrest, Maryam said: “If the fight against corruption …

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Buffalo mass murder suspect makes brief court appearance

An 18-year-old white man accused of killing 10 people in a live-streamed racist shooting at a supermarket in a black neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, briefly appeared in court on Thursday, and the judge set a date next month for his next hearing. . The latest racist mass shooting in …

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Questions and answers on the law | Trump versus Twitter, a conflict that deserves closer examination | Columns

Can a private company be sued for a First Amendment free speech violation if it restricts the speech of another private party? Yes, but the plaintiff must prove that the party who committed the offense was acting for the government. Donald Trump raised the issue when he and other plaintiffs …

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China sets up local law enforcement militias to bolster ‘maintenance of stability’ — Radio Free Asia

Judicial authorities across China are setting up ‘people’s legal struggle militias’ to aid law enforcement, recruiting lawyers aged 18 to 45 who are ‘in good physical condition’, according to official notices posted online. . A notice issued by justice bureaus in Shanghai, Guangdong, Hubei and other places said militias would …

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Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP, a leader in securities fraud law

LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP (“GPM”), a leading national shareholder rights law firm, is continuing its investigation on behalf of Dentsply Sirona Inc. ( “Dentsply” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: XRAY) investors regarding possible violations by the Company of federal securities laws. If …

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Despite law, Nepal fails to ensure representation of Dalit women in neighborhoods

When Prabha Pariyar was approached with a proposal to run as a parishioner, she had no idea. “I spoke with senior members of the community. Then some CPN-UML leaders also contacted me,” said Prabha, 43. “Then I thought the post could be a platform for me to raise issues in …

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The beautiful seaside town where locals are fighting to change the law to stop wealthy Londoners from buying so many second homes

Residents of St Ives are fighting tooth and nail to prevent wealthy Londoners from buying second homes in the idyllic Cornish seaside town. Its popularity has long meant that visiting in summer can be a hellish experience, with congested streets and throngs of tourists, but the influx of wealthy landlords …

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law professor Elise Boddie: segregation is ‘the epicenter of racial injustice’ | Rutgers University

Law professor Elise Boddie, who teaches at Rutgers-Newark, is founder and director of The Inclusion Project (TIP), which works to promote systemic equity in public education. Since 2017, she has worked with civic organizations, students, religious leaders, educators, and researchers to desegregate the state’s public schools. She is also advising …

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Access to Abortion in the Pacific Northwest Won’t Change Unless State Law Does

The leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft decision reversing Roe v. Wade and Casey v. Planned Parenthood signals an impending seismic shift in the nation’s legal landscape. But in the Pacific Northwest, the ruling, even if it becomes law, will make little difference to abortion access. “As an organization, our fundamental …

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IntelBrief: Attacks on Police and Law Enforcement Are Not Getting Enough Attention

Intelbrief / IntelBrief: Attacks on Police and Law Enforcement Are Not Getting Enough Attention Photo by: NDZ/STAR MAX/IPx Bottom line in front In 2021, there was a 59% increase since 2020 in the number of American police officers killed on duty, with 73 police officers intentionally killed. More than 55 …

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Southern Poverty Law Center lists 2 LI-based groups as anti-government

Two Long Island groups have been identified as anti-government organizations by a nonprofit that tracks racism, xenophobia and far-right militias in the United States. Long Island Mutual Assistance Group, based in Nassau, and Long Island Loud Majority, based in Suffolk, were among 488 “extreme anti-government groups” active in 2021, according …

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Backlash from DHS Anti-Misinformation Committee shows how US law is falling behind the issue

The rapid response to a new federal anti-disinformation council shows how quickly misconceptions can spread and also how slowly changing federal law is hampering efforts to counter them. On Wednesday, Department of Homeland Security leaders announced the formation of a Disinformation Governance Council to counter harmful misinformation specifically targeting migrants. …

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Robins Kaplan Announces Event Featuring National Figures from Law, Politics, Current Affairs and Higher Education to Discuss Growing Threats to the Justice System

LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nearly 40 leading figures from the legal, judicial, political, academic and media communities will gather in Chicago on May 26 to discuss growing threats to the independence and impartiality of US courts- States and in other democracies, and how to defend themselves. Democracy’s Last Line …

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Lakehead Law Student Receives Inaugural Rosalie Silberman Abella Justice Award from the Royal Society of Canada

UL law student selected as first recipient of Lakehead University’s Rosalie Silberman Abella Justice Award PRESS RELEASELAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY************************* THUNDER BAY — Aria Kamal of Barrie, Ont., has been named one of the recipients of the inaugural Rosalie Silberman Abella Justice Award from the Royal Society of Canada. Kamal began …

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Law enforcement now uses social media as a professional resource

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) -Social media is one of the greatest tools for keeping in touch with friends. It is also a quick way to find information. Law enforcement is noticing this trend and many have now joined the online community. “Now social media plays a big role in law …

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Gaza violence escalates as clashes in Jerusalem resume

The Israeli Air Force and Palestinian militants exchanged fire across the Gaza border early Thursday as clashes erupted again at Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site, worsening an escalation that has been eerily similar to that which preceded the Israel-Gaza war of last year. The violence along the Gaza front, …

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Cop’s son runs for Colorado Senate on pro-law enforcement, crime-fighting platform

A Republican newcomer is campaigning on the need to tackle rising crime and boost support for law enforcement in his bid to run a Democratic seat red in Colorado in November. Joe O’Dea, 60, said he wants to get tough on crime in his state, citing his experience as the …

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German supply of heavy weapons to Ukraine permitted by international law: Minister of Justice

KYIV – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has threatened to break off talks with Moscow if Russian forces exterminate the remaining Ukrainian soldiers trapped in the besieged port city of Mariupol, as explosions rocked Kyiv, Lviv and several other cities following the wish of Moscow to step up attacks on the …

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‘I feel like we’re at ground zero’: Victims, law enforcement and addiction experts talk about fentanyl in panel discussion with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

The availability and potency of illicit fentanyl is growing on the streets of eastern Washington, with parents unaware of the growing threat, according to law enforcement, family members of victims and addiction experts who spoke. with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers this week. ” What is the program ? I feel …

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New Florida law funds pro-fatherhood programs like Tony Dungy’s ‘All Pro Dad’

Governor DeSantis signs HB-7065 from One Buc Place During a visit to Tampa, Governor Ron DeSantis signed a new bill into Florida law that would focus on pro-fatherhood initiatives, including a new statewide campaign, and provide funding for programs that help provide resources to families. TAMPA, Florida. – A $70 …

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Liquor law is a win for all Alaskans

By Members of the Recover Alaska Operations Council Update: 4 hours ago Published: 4 hours ago iStock Last week, a report was released showing that alcohol-related deaths have increased by more than 25% in the United States and 31% in Alaska. Each year, alcohol abuse costs Alaska $2.4 billion, or …

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Elon Musk allegedly broke federal law by buying Twitter stock

Elon Musk wanted to act fast once he realized he could make a huge difference to the impact of social media when he bought $3 billion worth of Twitter stock. As announced, the platform has announced that it is adding a edit functionality the day after Musk was added to …

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LA Law Firm Johnson Shapiro Slewett & Kole Social Action – The Hollywood Reporter

In a Hollywood that has become increasingly transient – ​​where org charts have semi-annual reviews and agents become managers become producers and so on. This is why it is particularly remarkable that a new company joins the fray. Emerging from an industry-shattering pandemic, during which there were also political, racial …

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JusticeCorps gives Knox students and recent alumni a first experience in law

Knox students and recent graduates gain experience with the law before earning their bachelor’s degree through a statewide program called JusticeCorps. In JusticeCorps, students interested in law, social work, or similar fields volunteer at a local courthouse, allowing them to gain experience working with the law as an undergraduate student. …

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At least 3 dead in beach shooting in Acapulco, Mexico

At least three people were killed in a shootout and confrontation with police Saturday at a beachfront restaurant in Acapulco, on Mexico’s Pacific coast. The Guerrero state attorney’s office, where Acapulco is located, said two gunmen approached and killed two men at a beach-side restaurant. The police then chased the …

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Anil Kapoor praises his sister-in-law, Miss India 1969 Kavita Singh

On his sister-in-law Kavita Singh’s birthday on Friday, veteran actor Anil Kapoor penned a heartfelt message for her. “Miss India 1969 Kaveeta Singh, supermodel of the 70s and now wonderful grandmother, mother, wife, elder sister of my wife Sunita @kapoor.sunita and masi of my children Sonam, Rhea and Harsh! Definitely …

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Legal Expert Explains Legal Possibilities With Tire Sampson Amusement Park Case

(KMOV.com) – New details emerge as an investigation into the death of a St. Louis County teenager at a Florida amusement park continues. Tire Sampson, 14, of Berkeley, died during a thrill ride at Icon Park in Orlando, Florida last week. The Fair Rides Division of the Florida Department of …

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New EU legislation could change the face of messaging apps |

Social media giants may soon have to integrate their services under proposed new EU legislation. This week the Digital Markets Act was unveiled and, if approved by the European Parliament, major changes will need to be made to services offered by tech giants such as Meta and Apple. For example, …

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