May 28, 2013

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Law Society calls for 28-day limit on police bail
BBC News
More than 57,000 people are on police bail in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, according to figures obtained by the BBC. In one case a person arrested three-and-a-half years ago remains on bail. The Law Society told BBC Radio 5 live it wanted a ...
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Stacking the libel-law deck against plaintiffs
National Post
Historically, Canada has been viewed as a plaintiff-friendly jurisdiction when it comes to this area of law: Until recently, Canadian law offered few defences to most publishers. But that changed in 2009, when the Supreme Court of Canada released its ...
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Head of Libya's parliament resigns over law banning Gadhafi-era officials from ...
Fox News
TRIPOLI, Libya – Libya's parliament chief, who served under Moammar Gadhafi before becoming an opposition leader in exile, resigned on Tuesday, just weeks after lawmakers passed a bill banning former regime officials from senior government posts.
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Law ministry's draft bill recommends 5 years in prison for fixing in sports
Economic Times
A source in the sports ministry said it was unlikely the stricter provisions of anti-terror laws such as TADA (since repealed), which place the burden of proof on the accused to prove his innocence, would be part of the proposed law that seeks to ...
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Supreme Court lets stand ruling blocking Indiana law to cut funds from Planned ...
Washington Post
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana will likely stop defending a law that stripped Medicaid funds from Planned Parenthood after the Supreme Court declined to hear the case Tuesday, an attorney who represents the nation's largest abortion provider said. Indiana is ...
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Self-defense law at center of Autauga case
San Francisco Chronicle
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The effects of retooled self-defense laws got another test recently in Autauga County this month, when a jury exonerated Erik Scoggins for the 2011 killing of Brandon Headley. Scoggins didn't deny shooting Headley, according to ...
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Cambodia PM seeks law to punish Khmer Rouge denial
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The Cambodian prime minister said he wants a law to punish people who deny that atrocities occurred during the 1970s Khmer Rouge regime, apparently trying to link his political opponents to the widely despised ...
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Julia Law Update: Authorities await toxicology results after Phila. lawyer's ...
CBS News
Law, who would have turned 27 on Tuesday, was reportedly found naked, face down in a bathtub inside the Center City condo of Peruto Saturday morning. According to, a maintenance man discovered Law unresponsive and she was pronounced ...
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Law prof Tey Tsun Hang found guilty in sex-for-grades case
Channel News Asia
SINGAPORE: The law professor implicated in the sex-for-grades case has been found guilty of corruption after a trial that spanned five months, from January to May. He will be sentenced on Wednesday. Tey Tsun Hang, 42, was convicted of all six counts of ...
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Myanmar Child Law Sparks Opposition
Wall Street Journal
"If true, this is against the law," said Suu Kyi, the opposition leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Suu Kyi has faced criticism for failing to defend the Rohingya following two waves of deadly sectarian violence last year. She told reporters she ...
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Obama's Dangerous Contempt for the Rule of Law
Whatever the investigation into misconduct at the Internal Revenue Service reveals, we already have all the evidence we need to understand President Barack Obama's fundamental attitude toward the rule of law. That evidence is right there in the public ...
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House OKs Medicaid expansion, 'puppy lemon' law
San Francisco Chronicle
After nearly three hours of debate, the House approved a key part of President Barack Obama's health care law. The proposed Medicaid expansion would cover low-income adults who don't have children at home and up to 500,000 uninsured Illinoisans ...
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Bill Gates Argues For The Letter Of The Law, Not The Spirit, Over Corporate ...
Given that Microsoft Microsoft has an interesting international structure, similar (and in some ways, even more interesting) to those of Apple Apple and Google Google, it's not entirely a surprise to see him arguing that what matters is what's actually ...
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One Strategy for Health-Law Costs: Self Insure
Wall Street Journal
As businesses cast about for ways to minimize new costs related to the federal health law, health insurers are stepping up. Among their latest offerings: allowing ever-smaller companies to switch to a riskier form of coverage traditionally favored by ...
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Leader's Daughter: Fear Behind Polish Martial Law
ABC News
The daughter of Poland's last communist leader, Gen. Wojciech Jaruzelski, says her father's innate pessimism and fear dictated his decision to impose martial law against the Solidarity freedom movement in 1981. Jaruzelski, 89, has said he chose a ...
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The law O's using against the press
New York Post
The problem is that what the AP reporters and Rosen did arguably violates the letter of the law. The search warrant in the Rosen case cites Section 793(d) of Title 18 of the US Code, which says that a person lawfully in possession of information that ...
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Federal law could send Jim Thorpe's body home
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
At the center of the dispute is a federal law designed to end the plunder of Native American burial sites and give American Indians control of their people's remains. Called the Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act, the law allowed the ...
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Gosnell in-law gets probation for testifying
The sister-in-law of West Philadelphia doctor Kermit Gosnell - serving life for murdering three infants born alive during abortions - was sentenced today to a year's probation for lying to an investigating grand jury about an abortion patient who died ...
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Mothers-in-law important for integration of migrants, says report
The Guardian
Mothers-in-law and Esol (English for speakers of other languages) teachers are critical to the integration of newly arrived South Asian Muslim women in Britain, according to newly published research. The women who come to the UK on spousal and family ...
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Law limiting daycare places to vaccinated children passes state cabinet
Sydney Morning Herald
The laws would most affect that group of people, a spokeswoman for NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner said. ''For those roughly 6 per cent of parents whose children aren't vaccinated because they just didn't get around to it or forgot, well this will ...
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Egypt's president sends draft NGO law to parliament after criticism by rights ...
Washington Post
The Muslim Brotherhood, which has emerged as the country's most powerful political group, is among those affected by the new law. Under Mubarak, it was banned from politics and from registering as an NGO. The president's Freedom and Justice Party and ...
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Rudyard Kipling letter admits plagiarising parts of the Law of the Jungle
The signed letter, written in 1895, admits that the writer may have helped himself 'promiscuously' to the works of others in his account of the Law of the Jungle, which features in the Jungle Book. The letter, addressed to an unknown woman, reads: "I ...
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SPD admits it broke state law by withholding May Day memo
The Seattle Times
SPD admits it broke state law by withholding May Day memo. The Seattle Police Department has admitted it violated the state Public Records Act by withholding from The Seattle Times an internal memo about its response to the violent demonstrations of ...
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Egypt presidency to refer modified NGO draft law to Shura Council
Ahram Online
Egypt's presidency is set to refer the final draft of a proposed NGO law to the Shura Council (the upper house of parliament, currently endowed with legislative powers) for deliberation within a couple of days, having changed a handful of controversial ...
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Law coming to check sport malpractices
Hindu Business Line
At a press conference here on Saturday, Law Minister Kapil Sibal said Attorney-General G.E. Vahanvati had endorsed a new standalone law instead of making amendments to the Indian Penal Code to deal with such dishonest practices as match fixing and ...
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UAE Federal National Council passes draft companies Law
Some members of the House demanded a clause be included in the draft companies law regulating protection of competition and prevention of monopoly practices. A draft law on protection of competition and prevention of monopoly practices will be ...
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Labour law may cover more sectors
Peninsula On-line
DOHA: There are indications that the scope of the labour law might be expanded to bring within its ambit workers from sectors in which the government does not have full ownership. The Advisory Council yesterday approved a draft law that seeks to amend ...
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Sport-fixing: Sports Ministry seeks extensive modification in draft law
Economic Times
To curb corruption and malpractices in sports, including cricket, the law ministry has suggested that dishonest tactics might not necessarily involve payment of bribes, any other consideration or involvement of bookies, but will be considered an ...
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Singapore Law Professor Convicted of Sex-for-Grades Graft (2)
National University of Singapore associate professor of law Tey Tsun Hang boosted a student's grades in exchange for sex and gifts, a judge said in convicting the academic of corruption. Tey admitted to giving the student favorable grades "because of ...
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Texas lawmakers okay law to allow college kids to bring guns on ...
By Stephen C. Webster
The new law will require that universities allow properly licensed gun owners to keep their weapons in their vehicles, although universities can still prohibit people from openly carrying weapons to class. ——. [Photo: A gun dealer with ...
The Raw Story
Gary Sanchez ranks 16th on Keith Law's updated top 25 prospect list
By Mike Axisa
Keith Law posted an updated ranking of the top 25 prospects in the minor leagues today (subs. req'd), with the top spot belonging to Cardinals OF Oscar Taveras. Rangers SS Jurickson Profar was baseball's top consensus prospect coming ...
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Duma mulls equal opportunity for female recruits in conscription law
State Duma MPs are discussing a proposal to allow Russian women to perform military service.
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AG Bot puts Belgium in Catch 22 position… or not | European Law ...
By Laurens Ankersmit
It is well-established case law that Member States can only justify distinctly applicable measures by relying on the express derogations contained in the Treaty which in turn are interpreted narrowly. In the case of a breach of articles 34 and 35 ...
European Law Blog
Stewart Schwab Stepping Down From Cornell Law Deanship
By Dan Filler
Cornell Law Dean Stewart Schwab has announced that he will be stepping down as of June 2014. Schwab assumed the deanship in 2004 and has been on Cornell's faculty since 1983.
The Faculty Lounge
Respect neighbors, pets and obey the least law | TheGazette
By The Gazette Opinion Staff
Ah, the signs of spring are finally here. Motorcycles that apparently can't be loud enough, the people who seem to think that everybody shares the.
Deatsville man acquitted in 2011 shooting death; argued Stand Your ...
By Erin Edgemon |
"Under the Stand Your Ground Law, Erik had the legal presumption that what he did was justified," Rob Riddle, one of Scoggins' defense attorneys, told the Advertiser. "He had a right to be where he was and he was not engaging in illegal ...
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"Partisan Gridlock Thwarts Effort to Alter Health ... - Election Law Blog
By Rick Hasen
Almost no law as sprawling and consequential as the Affordable Care Act has passed without changes — significant structural changes or routine tweaks known as "technical corrections" — in subsequent months and years. The Children's ...
Election Law Blog
Capital Business Blog » Scaffold Law Reform letter
By Kristin Legere
Reforming New York's Scaffold law is a top priority for the Business Council. This weekend, The Times Union published a letter to the editor from Michael P. Roarke, past president of the Capital Region Builders and Remodelers Association ...
Capital Business Blog
It will be against the law to compete with the government
By Simon Black
It will be against the law to compete with the government. by Simon Black on May 28, 2013. Don't Steal. May 28, 2013. Sarasota, Florida, USA. Last month at our event in Santiago, Ron Paul told me that he used to keep a sign on his desk ...
Sovereign Man: Offshore Business,...
Illinois House Approves 'Puppy Lemon' Law -
The House has approved a plan adding more protections for Illinois consumers who buy a dog or cat at a pet store and find out the pet is gravely ill.
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Idaho Sheriff May Drop Boy Scouts Charter Because 'Sodomy is ...
By Andy Towle
Ben Wolfinger, the sheriff of Idaho's Kootenai County, says he may drop the Department's Boy Scouts of America charter because in dropping the ban on gay scouts the organization is promoting a lifestyle that is against state law, Coeur ...
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Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog: A Book On Elder Law Ethics
By Trusts EstatesProf
In an elder law practice, ethical issues can occur at any point in the representation, and in some cases these unexpected situations can take the attorney by surprise.Ethics in the Practice of Elder Law provides an informed overview of the most ...
Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog
Guest Post: The End of The Dark Knight Rises | Law and the ...
By James Daily
Ordinarily, a person can be declared dead either (1) by presenting remains such as a corpse or skeleton, (2) being continuously absent and out of communication for a set period of time (seven years at common law), or (3) showing that the ...
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