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27 Jul 2014, 6:59 pm by Jon Gelman
Today's post is shared from nytimes.comHouse and Senate negotiators reached agreement during the weekend on a legislative package intended to stabilize the Department of Veterans Affairs’ sprawling and embattled health care system, according to people briefed on the deal.The leaders in the negotiations — Senator Bernard Sanders, a Vermont independent, and Representative Jeff Miller, a Florida Republican — plan to outline the agreement at a news conference Monday… [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 1:19 pm
"Many countries in Europe have a representative democracies which practise a strict division between church and state, and between the legislative, judicial and executive functions. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 12:47 pm by Michel-Adrien
The LCAA is 70 year old legislation, having been enacted in 1943. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 11:06 am
There is no doubt that when the 2015 legislative session rolls around we will see bills specifically designed to address the increased amount of overdoses. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 10:51 am by Robert Chesney
Josh Gerstein of Politico reports that “[a] top White House official suggested Saturday that Congress pass new legislation to support President Barack Obama’s authority to act against an array of terrorist groups not clearly linked to the September 11 attacks. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 10:11 am by Rich Vetstein
 A recent Land Court ruling combined with significant movement on curative legislation may clear the vast majority of these defective titles. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 9:03 am by Schachtman
Just as tax programs in law schools require basic accounting, law schools should ensure that their graduates, destined to work on scientific litigation, legislation, and regulation, have had some education in statistics, probability, and scientific method. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 6:06 am by Lawrence B. Ebert
[April 1, 1970: Nixon signs legislation banning cigarette ads on TV and radio ] Just over 42 million American adults continue to smoke. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 6:00 am by Lawrence Solum
Legal formalists may acknowledge the existence of legislative style holdings, but argue it wrong to give courts the power to legislate in this way. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 4:38 am
         Case Notes and Legislative Comments: Between 1500 and 2500 words, inclusive of footnotes. [read post]
27 Jul 2014, 2:19 am by legalinformatics
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27 Jul 2014, 12:30 am by Emily Prifogle
But Goodwin neglects the process by which the progressive agenda became legislative reality; for example, she covers the emasculation of Cannon in a single paragraph. [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 5:03 pm by INFORRM
Educators and legislators . . . have endeavored to craft policies designed to counter the adverse impact of bullying on children. [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 4:37 pm by Umakanth Varottil
Balasubramanian has a new research paper titled Strengthening Corporate Governance in India: A Review of Legislative and Regulatory Initiatives in 2013-2014 that is available on SSRN. [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 3:56 pm by Stephen Bilkis
.' Consequently, it is clear that it was the plan of the legislature to ameliorate the harsh penalties imposed under the old statute and to extend the benefits of the new law to those who committed methadone drug offenses prior to the effective date of the new legislation. [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 1:43 pm by Tom James
Unfortunately, legislators typically have given courts very little guidance about how to apply these factors. [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 1:00 pm by Carrie Cordero
In the subsequent debate over legislative proposals concerning the telephone metadata program, at least one telecommunications carrier has questioned whether a system that requires the companies themselves to responds to government requests, and potentially facilitate the analysis of the data, amounts to an outside entity performing what is inherently a government function.[4] On June 18, 2014, the Department of Justice and Office of the Director of National Intelligence released a… [read post]
26 Jul 2014, 10:04 am by Kimberly Bennett
[JURIST] The US House of Representatives [official website] on Friday passed [bill status summary] a bill [text, PDF] that would make it legal for individuals to open the digital locks on their cellphones. [read post]