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Judge refuses to unseal Russell Budd deposition, testimony linked to Baron & Budd asbestos memo
Southeast Texas RecordFebruary 1, 2017

While the Baron & Budd case has been cleared off the court's docket for more than a decade, Biederman believes Budd's deposition, which is presumably centered on the “Terrell memo,” has relevancy to current asbestos litigation and would eventually play ...more »

In Effort to Protect Immigrants From Deportation, L.A. City Council Votes to Draft Law Decriminalizing Street Vending
KTLAFebruary 1, 2017

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to draft a law that would decriminalize sidewalk vending, in an effort to protect immigrants vulnerable to deportation. A street vendor sell fruits and in the Fashion District in Los Angeles in an undated ...more »

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Administrative Hearings
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Proposed fine against Dakota Access company to get hearing
Savannah Morning NewsFebruary 4, 2017

An administrative law judge will oversee the hearing, but the commission will make the final decision on a fine. The hearing wasn't immediately scheduled. The four-state, 1,200-mile pipeline would transport North Dakota oil to Illinois. Work is stalled ...more »

Federal Regulations
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Pot advocates fume over proposed changes to law
The Daily News of NewburyportFebruary 3, 2017

Opponents of legalized marijuana are also waiting to see whether Sen. Jeff Sessions, an Alabama Republican tapped by President Donald Trump to become the next attorney general, will direct the government to intervene by enforcing federal laws.more »

Administrative Law
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Significant developments in Indonesian criminal law
Lexology (registration)February 1, 2017

In the past month, there have been two major developments, namely the promulgation of a new Supreme Court Regulation relating to corporate prosecutions and a significant Constitutional Court decision relating to the supervision of criminal ...more »

Investigations
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This bill could change how colleges handle sexual assault in Georgia
CNNFebruary 3, 2017

The proposal also prevents interim disciplinary measures from taking effect until a criminal investigation has been launched, another contrast to how administrative hearings currently operate. The bill is the latest to address the critique that schools ...more »

Regulatory Enforcement
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Why George Takei And Lawyers Across America Keep Me Optimistic ...
Above the LawFebruary 3, 2017

Lawyers have always been, and will continue to be, the chief architects of America's future.more »

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