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Inventor of the gay rights rainbow flag dies 1, 2017

Flag carriers are pictured in 2003, holding a 2km-long rainbow flag, created by Gilbert Baker and commemorating the 25th anniversary of the gay and lesbian icon that Baker, a San Francisco resident, conceived in 1978. Gilbert Baker, a San Francisco ...more »

County Magistrate Courts hear drug bust cases
Martinsburg JournalApril 1, 2017

Arnold further stated that law enforcement recorded communication between Blunt and another alleged distributor in which the man described the traffic stop where Nottingham was arraigned. The suspect allegedly told Blunt that Nottingham was intercepted ...more »

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Asset Protection
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Approved Opinions for the Week of April 10, 2017
New Jersey Law JournalApril 6, 2017

The court also exercises its constitutional authority over the practice of law and finds that an attorney's notice of disapproval of a real estate contract may be transmitted by fax, e-mail, personal delivery, or overnight mail with proof of delivery ...more »

Guardianship & Conservatorship
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Children's Social Security Numbers Continue to Go Unprotected in Minnesota
Alpha News MNApril 27, 2017

The bill, H.F. 1243, would allow anyone who has guardianship or legal authority over a minor under 16 to file for a credit freeze with the three credit reporting bureaus. ‚ÄúThis is certainly something we should give parents the ability to do if they so ...more »

Charitable Trusts
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France arrests at least two people a day for buying sex under new law - charity
Daily MailApril 13, 2017

LONDON, April 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On average at least two people a day are arrested in France for buying sex under a new law which criminalises paying for sex and punishes clients rather than sex workers, an international charity said on ...more »

Coleraine police arrest boy (14) over 'serious crime'
Belfast TelegraphApril 6, 2017

A brief PSNI statement read: "Detectives from Reactive & Organised Crime Branch have today arrested a 14 year old boy at Riverside Retail Park in Coleraine in connection with serious crime. "He has been taken to Coleraine police station for questioning.".more »

Power Of Attorney
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Estate Planning: On being a fiduciary
Lake County NewsApril 8, 2017

Some people are surprised to learn that even a lay person when acting as an agent under another person's power of attorney can under current California law be held to account under the same standards of care as a paid professional fiduciary, even when ...more »

Estate Administration
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Worcester law firm adds two Medfield attorneys
Worcester Business JournalApril 11, 2017

"By joining forces," Fletcher Tilton Director Frederick Misilo said in a statement, "we will give Medfield area residents access to additional legal services such as sophisticated estate planning, special needs planning, estate and trust administration ...more »

Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
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To Protect & To Serve
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)April 26, 2017

For example, s32 of the Trusts (Guernsey) Law 2007 (the Trusts Law) states that a trustee may be required by the trust's terms to consult with or obtain the consent of a third party before the exercise of any function. Further, s15 provides ...more »

Marijuana 'Gifts' Legal as State Works Out Licensing Rules
NECNApril 10, 2017

The Portland Press Herald reports that Jack Sargent of the Biddeford-based Cannabis Shack is accepting donations for shipping and handling while waiting for the state to issue retail licenses. It's legal to accept free gifts of pot and some say the ...more »


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