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  • White-power groups banding together, but for how long?

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:13:42 GMT

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — White extremists, almost by nature, are seldom good at working together.

  • Senate panel approves Trump's choice to lead trade office

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:12:18 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel on Tuesday unanimously approved President Donald Trump's pick to represent the U.S. in trade negotiations, a position that will place Robert Lighthizer in the center of the administration's efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement and other pacts Trump has criticized as detrimental to the nation's economy.

  • Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:09:33 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting down to a budget deadline, the White House has toyed with a hardball health care tactic to force Democrats to yield on President Donald Trump's priorities.

  • Critics protest closing Texas fishing spot Rollover Pass

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:04:09 GMT

    GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — Some fans of fishing at the popular Rollover Pass cut in Texas have protested plans to fill the gap and build a park and pier.

  • Prosecutor: Doctor tied to senator stole Medicare millions

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:04:01 GMT

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors argued that a prominent Florida eye doctor ran a practice which was actually a well-organized scam that stole millions from Medicare.

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  • More Lawyers Use Social Media, but Don't Know How It Helps

    2017-04-24T22:00:46Z

    Almost all lawyers use social media but few know how it helps their practice, according to a new survey. Attorney at Work, reporting results of its third annual social media marketing survey, said that 96 percent of the respondents regularly use social media. But barely seven percent believe social......

  • Berkeley Settles Sex Harassment Case Against Former Law School Dean

    2017-04-24T21:58:02Z

    Ending a story that may never be told in court, UC Berkeley School of Law has settled a controversial sexual harassment case against the school and its former dean. Sujit Choudhry, who resigned as dean last year after a former assistant sued him for sexual harassment, has settled the......

  • Discovery Communications Names New General Counsel

    2017-04-24T18:57:06Z

    Savalle Sims has been named the new general counsel for Discovery Communications. Sims, formerly deputy general counsel, will lead the company's global legal teams and manage legal issues worldwide. In the new position, she reports to Bruce Campbell, chief development and legal officer. "Savalle is a strong leader, with......

  • Pros and Cons of Being a General Practitioner

    2017-04-24T17:59:01Z

    People used to ask me, "What kind of a lawyer are you?" "A good one," I liked to reply. It usually brought a smile, and always brought a follow-up question: "No, like, what kind of law do you practice?" In the law practice world, clients seem to expect that......

  • Nonparty Not Bound by an Injunction as a Successor in Interest

    2017-04-24T10:00:39Z

    Company A obtains an injunction against Company B, which sells its assets to Company C. Is Company C bound by the injunction? The simple answer is "no" because Company C was not in privity with the parties to the A-B injunction. That's the basic rule of ADT v. NorthStar......

  • Top 1L's, Are You Getting Ready to Transfer?

    2017-04-24T13:00:00Z

    Many people move in the summer time, and that includes first-year law students -- especially those who want to move up. Michael Matta, for example, was attending George Washington University Law School in 2015. But as he was completing his first year, he took a chance and applied for......

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  • A look at the conflict in Yemen as donors pledge $1B in aid

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:15:56 GMT

    SANAA, Yemen (AP) — For more than two years, Yemen has been in the grip of a conflict between a Saudi-led military coalition and Shiite rebels that has driven the Arab world's poorest country to the brink of famine.

  • White-power groups banding together, but for how long?

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:13:42 GMT

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — White extremists, almost by nature, are seldom good at working together.

  • Senate panel approves Trump's choice to lead trade office

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:12:18 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel on Tuesday unanimously approved President Donald Trump's pick to represent the U.S. in trade negotiations, a position that will place Robert Lighthizer in the center of the administration's efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement and other pacts Trump has criticized as detrimental to the nation's economy.

  • Is attacking Trump the ticket? Democrats are trying it out

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:11:12 GMT

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — In New Jersey, a candidate running for governor compared the Trump camp to Nazis. In Virginia, a doctor running for governor fired up a gathering of Democrats by calling Trump a "narcissistic maniac," while his primary opponent called Trump's victory a "political and constitutional Sept. 11."

  • Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:09:33 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting down to a budget deadline, the White House has toyed with a hardball health care tactic to force Democrats to yield on President Donald Trump's priorities.