Interests. Legal news and articles for March 30 - 31, 2012

How George Osborne asked Charles's permission for law change that made the ...Reviving the legal basis for our economic libertyNRA Pushed for 'Stand Your Ground' LawsInterior ministry pledges to revise Urban Renewal ActThe Corporations Bankrolling ALEC, Which Has Promoted the "Stand Your Ground ...Kansas House blocks debate over gambling lawsCorporate interests linked to Martin issueLaw Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation On Behalf of Investors ...Judge sides with ACLU on abortion insuranceFumo's son in legal fight with restaurateurRyan Leaf in trouble with the law, againKansas House blocks debate over gambling lawsLaw Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation On Behalf of Investors ...AP Analysis: Still a few bugs in ethics systemAP Analysis: Still a few bugs in ethics system

Top Picks in News

Gingrich Advisor's Ties to Foreign Interests
Huffington PostMarch 4, 2012

FARA filing is mandatory in this case unless the government grants a national security waiver for the filing requirement. POGO submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for all such national security waivers -- the Department of Justice ...more »

Pre-emptive strikes break law
Albany Times UnionMarch 7, 2012

But it is the president's job to govern according to law while pursuing the long-term interests of the United States. Bruce Ackerman is a professor at Yale and the author, most recently, of "The Decline and Fall of the American Republic.more »

Interests. News and Stories

How George Osborne asked Charles's permission for law change that made the ...
Daily MailMarch 31, 2012

She wrote: 'I should be grateful if you could lay this letter, with my humble duty, before the Prince of Wales and seek His consent so far as the interests of the Duke of Cornwall are concerned to place those interests at the disposal of Parliament for ...more »

Reviving the legal basis for our economic liberty
Kansas City StarMarch 31, 2012

One purpose of that amendment's protection of “the privileges or immunities” of American citizenship was to defend the economic liberties of freed slaves from laws restricting entry into trades and businesses. In 1873, in a 5-4 decision in the ...more »

NRA Pushed for 'Stand Your Ground' Laws
ABC News (blog)March 31, 2012

Or simply to continue the Media hype over a shooting that should have never occurred? This has little to do with “Stand Your Ground” law. If the media released all the facts on the issue they would have explained that under Florida State law Zimmerman ...more »

Interior ministry pledges to revise Urban Renewal Act
Taipei TimesMarch 31, 2012

“The revised law will provide a more clear definition of 'public interest' to prevent controversy like what has happened with the Wenlinyuan (文林苑) building project from happening again,” he said. “Hopefully, the amended law can be more socially just ...more »

The Corporations Bankrolling ALEC, Which Has Promoted the "Stand Your Ground ...
truthoutMarch 31, 2012

(CMD has filed a complaint with Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board about how the ALEC scholarships appear to violate state ethics and lobbying laws.) ALEC boasts of having over 300 corporate members, with almost two dozen corporations sitting ...more »

Kansas House blocks debate over gambling laws
Kansas.comMarch 31, 2012

Doug Gatewood, a Columbus Democrat, have sought to make changes in the law lowering the minimum investment required for constructing a casino in Cherokee or Crawford counties. Republican House and Senate leaders, along with GOP Gov.more »

Corporate interests linked to Martin issue
The News HeraldMarch 31, 2012

By STEVE IMHOF Florida has come under national and even world scrutiny due to our “Stand Your Ground” law, brought to our attention by the slaying of Trayvon Martin. Nearly every rational person is wondering how it is that the armed pursuer and killer ...more »

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation On Behalf of Investors ...
CNBC.comMarch 31, 2012

...Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Groupon, Inc. (“Groupon” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: GRPN) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws.more »

Judge sides with ACLU on abortion insurance
Lawrence Journal WorldMarch 31, 2012

The organization contends the purpose of the law is to inhibit women from getting abortions. That “argument gets closer to the heart of the issue — namely, whether the means used by the state of Kansas to further its interests, including its interest...more »

Fumo's son in legal fight with restaurateur
Philadelphia InquirerMarch 31, 2012

Vincent J. Fumo has filed suit against a South Jersey restaurateur for allegedly breaching the terms of deals in which Fumo paid $205000 for shares of two restaurants, one of them at Philadelphia International Airport. In complaints filed Thursday in ...more »

Ryan Leaf in trouble with the law, again
NBCSports.comMarch 31, 2012

As the Colts once again face a tough decision (or so they claim) regarding which quarterback to select with the first pick in the draft, the guy on whom the Colts wisely passed the last time the franchise was in this position once again is in trouble ...more »

Kansas House blocks debate over gambling laws
Alva Review-CourierMarch 31, 2012

House Speaker Mike O'Neal said the vote Friday illustrated the lack of interest in changing the gambling laws as they were passed in 2007. "We debated gambling. All the gambling interests got together. They had to have this bill, no changes, ...more »

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation On Behalf of Investors ...
MarketWatch (press release)March 31, 2012

BENSALEM, Pa., Mar 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Groupon, Inc. (“Groupon” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:GRPN) concerning possible ...more »

AP Analysis: Still a few bugs in ethics system
The Oshkosh NorthwesternMarch 30, 2012

Facing a serious reduction in their voluntary roles — and major new responsibilities for reporting their own financial interests under the tougher laws — all but one board member resigned in 2008. There also was a new staff administrator, ...more »

AP Analysis: Still a few bugs in ethics system
Wisconsin Rapids TribuneMarch 30, 2012

The Board of Ethics retained power to investigate complaints and bring charges, but the duty of determining whether a violation had occurred was turned over to administrative law judges in the executive branch — lawyers who handle disputes between ...more »

Archive

Legal and Criminal News in 2018
Legal and Criminal News in 2017
Legal and Criminal News in 2016
Legal and Criminal News in 2015
Legal and Criminal News in 2014
Legal and Criminal News in 2013
Legal and Criminal News in 2012
Legal and Criminal News in 2011
Legal and Criminal News in 2010
Legal and Criminal News in 2009
Legal and Criminal News in 2008
Legal and Criminal News in 2007
Legal and Criminal News in 2006
Legal and Criminal News in 2005
Legal and Criminal News in 2004
Legal and Criminal News in 2003
Legal and Criminal News in 2002
Legal and Criminal News in 2001
Book of the Day in our Store
Share it on TwitterFacebook
Insurance Disputes (Lloyd's Insurance Law Library)Insurance Disputes (Lloyd's Insurance Law Library)
by
  • Price: $550.00
from
View
Tommy L MaddoxAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Landlord & Tenant Law, Wills & Probate, Litigation, Animal Law, Aviation, Workers Compensation, Industrial Development Law
Kerstin A SchuhmannAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Personal Injury, Animal Law