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The Gilmer Mirror
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...them — remains to be seen. Contreras, now the executive director of said the R
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
them — remains to be seen. Contreras, now the executive director of said the Rio Grande Valley affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, said her son has enjoyed a “blessed” life despite his medical issues. In 2014, he graduated with... Read more
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Salem News
Area students at Mount Union receive honorsAlliance: Taurice C. Scott, senior intervention specialist major, Black Student
Area students at Mount Union receive honors
Salem News / Posted 15 hours ago
Alliance: Taurice C. Scott, senior intervention specialist major, Black Student Union Outstanding Senior Award and Ken Wable Prize; Mackenzie A. Berry, junior exercise science major, National Cabinet of Mount Union Women Scholarship; Kyle B. Johnson,... Read more
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Denver Post
Fourth Corner still trying to become first marijuana credit unionthe Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Jackson said granting access to the Fe
Fourth Corner still trying to become first marijuana credit union
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Jackson said granting access to the Federal Reserve's network would "facilitate criminal activity" because marijuana remains illegal under federal law. "We don't believe that the courts can rule on the... Read more
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Daily News
Reviving the Vijaya legacyconciliation with several other left wing parties including LSSP, NSSP, Sri Lan
Reviving the Vijaya legacy
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
conciliation with several other left wing parties including LSSP, NSSP, Sri Lanka Communist Party and EPRLF to form a new alliance - United Socialist Alliance (USA). A few days prior to the establishment of the new alliance, Vijaya was... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas Court: Houston Overstepped with Air Pollution Rules - Texas Court: Houston Overstepped with Air Pollution Rules by Jordan Rudner The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 In passing two ordinances designed to regulate air pollution the city of Houston...the Dow Chemical Company, and ConocoPhillips, against the city of Houston, whic
Texas Court: Houston Overstepped with Air Pollution Rules - Texas Court: Houston Overstepped with Air Pollution Rules by Jordan Rudner The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 In passing two ordinances designed to regulate air pollution the city of Houston...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
the Dow Chemical Company, and ConocoPhillips, against the city of Houston, which sought to penalize companies in criminal court when those companies violated state emission guidelines. Attorneys for the city of Houston argued that the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Vice Media appeals court order to give records of terrorist interviews to RCMPwould have a "detrimental chilling effect" on journalism in Canada if it is all
Vice Media appeals court order to give records of terrorist interviews to RCMP
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
would have a "detrimental chilling effect" on journalism in Canada if it is allowed to stand. Last month, Superior Court Justice Ian MacDonnell ordered Vice and reporter Ben Makuch to turn over background materials related to stories about Farah... Read more
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dna
Bombay HC orders demolition of Adarsh tower, stays it for 3 monthsHigh Court on Friday ordered demolition of the 31-storey scam-tainted Adarsh ap
Bombay HC orders demolition of Adarsh tower, stays it for 3 months
dna / Posted 2 days ago
High Court on Friday ordered demolition of the 31-storey scam-tainted Adarsh apartments in the heart of Mumbai and sought criminal proceedings against politicians and bureaucrats for "misuse" of powers, holding that the tower was illegally... Read more
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Pilipino Star
chief justice Corona, 67MANILA, Philippines - He was one of the nation’s top lawyers, capping his caree
chief justice Corona, 67
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - He was one of the nation’s top lawyers, capping his career with an appointment as chief justice, but fell ignominiously, becoming the first chief magistrate to be removed by impeachment. Renato Corona died early yesterday due... Read more
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New Kerala
Demolish Adarsh Society building, orders Bombay High Court - newkerala.com #56614asked the Centre to demolish the controversial 31-storey Adarsh Society Buildin
Demolish Adarsh Society building, orders Bombay High Court - newkerala.com #56614
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
asked the Centre to demolish the controversial 31-storey Adarsh Society Building. It also ordered the government to take criminal action against politicians and bureaucrats for "misuse and abuse" of power. On a plea by the Society's lawyer, a... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Police powers to unmask hunt saboteurs used just once in past three yearsto unmask violent hunt saboteurs have been used just once in the past three yea
Police powers to unmask hunt saboteurs used just once in past three years
Horse and Hound / Posted 2 days ago
to unmask violent hunt saboteurs have been used just once in the past three years, according to research by the Countryside Alliance (CA). The organisation sent Freedom of Information (FOI) requests to all police forces in England and Wales. It... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC hits back at DA over Linda Mti criticismPort Elizabeth – The African National Congress (ANC) in the Nelson Mandela Bay
ANC hits back at DA over Linda Mti criticism
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Port Elizabeth – The African National Congress (ANC) in the Nelson Mandela Bay has “dismissed with contempt” Democratic Alliance (DA) criticism of the appointment of former Correctional Services boss Linda Mti as the metro’s head of safety and... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Spy tapes: Zuma avoids his day in court for 15 yearsthose involving then Scorpions head Leonard McCarthy on when to indict Zuma for
Spy tapes: Zuma avoids his day in court for 15 years
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
those involving then Scorpions head Leonard McCarthy on when to indict Zuma for maximum impact, were so repugnant to justice that Zuma could never be prosecuted. The Democratic Alliance countered, as it has for years, that the seriousness of... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS Church outlines how it prevents child sexual abuse, makes donationa societal plague. "Child abuse is despicable and heinous," the statement said
LDS Church outlines how it prevents child sexual abuse, makes donation
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
a societal plague. "Child abuse is despicable and heinous," the statement said. "It is not just a social malady and a criminal act; it is absolutely forbidden by the commandments of God. Protecting and nurturing children was a priority for... Read more
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Slate
Why Is Obama Prosecuting Medical Marijuana Cases in Defiance of Congress and the Constitution?invest capital. They obtain licenses and permits. But, in some cases, the Drug
Why Is Obama Prosecuting Medical Marijuana Cases in Defiance of Congress and the Constitution?
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
invest capital. They obtain licenses and permits. But, in some cases, the Drug Enforcement Agency and the Department of Justice continue to raid their operations, take their money and marijuana, and send them to federal prison. Under the... Read more
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Sussex Express
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestorsmasks removed in Sussex since 2013 by police despite having the power to do so,
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestors
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
masks removed in Sussex since 2013 by police despite having the power to do so, according to new research. The Countryside Alliance found Sussex Police has only used the power to remove face coverings once in three years but never to identify hunt... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestorsmasks removed in Sussex since 2013 by police despite having the power to do so,
Mask removal powers not used against Sussex hunt protestors
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
masks removed in Sussex since 2013 by police despite having the power to do so, according to new research. The Countryside Alliance found Sussex Police has only used the power to remove face coverings once in three years but never to identify hunt... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Fugitives in Arlington slayings may find no refuge in Mexico, statistics suggestthe border. Their apparent destination? Mexico, a frequent terminus of choice
Fugitives in Arlington slayings may find no refuge in Mexico, statistics suggest
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
the border. Their apparent destination? Mexico, a frequent terminus of choice along the American fugitive’s flight from justice, a place that conventional wisdom suggests brings freedom. But on the other side of the border, Rodolfo Luna... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Honasan, Sotto blast Duterte’s brand of justice vs criminalsGringo Honasan and reelectionist Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III on Thursday s
Honasan, Sotto blast Duterte’s brand of justice vs criminals
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Gringo Honasan and reelectionist Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III on Thursday said extrajudicial killings of alleged criminals are not the solution to end criminality in the country. The senators made this message in their speeches before... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Campaign of terror against Bangladesh’s liberal voicesand a friend. Across the capital, Bangladesh’s prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, b
Campaign of terror against Bangladesh’s liberal voices
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
and a friend. Across the capital, Bangladesh’s prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, blamed the murders on the opposition alliance. A more plausible explanation emerged a few hours later when a local group affiliated with al-Qaeda claimed... Read more
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Daily Record
County Heroin Summit unites hundreds against epidemicaffected by heroin, and we are in this fight together,” said Les Wexler, presid
County Heroin Summit unites hundreds against epidemic
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
affected by heroin, and we are in this fight together,” said Les Wexler, president of the Rockaway Township Substance Abuse Alliance, who ran the summit along with the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office and Daytop New Jersey. “This is the most... Read more
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New York Magazine
Trump Takes Five States, While Kasich Can't Even Get His Name on a Pamphletwon’t even appear on the Oregon voting pamphlet. He really isn't doing a great
Trump Takes Five States, While Kasich Can't Even Get His Name on a Pamphlet
New York Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
won’t even appear on the Oregon voting pamphlet. He really isn't doing a great job holding up his side of the Kasich-Cruz alliance — maybe he got it backward and thought he was supposed to win Indiana and do as terrible a job as possible in... Read more
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Breitbart
Vanity Fair: Democrats Are Becoming the Party of the Super-RichProgressives need to recognize that their alliance with the privileged wealthy
Vanity Fair: Democrats Are Becoming the Party of the Super-Rich
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Progressives need to recognize that their alliance with the privileged wealthy and the desperate poor is squeezing America’s middle-class and poisoning America’s politics, admits the author at the very establishment, fashion-focused monthly, Vanity... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
12 professionals recognized for helping crime victimsGibson – Disability and Elder Safe Coordinator with the 30th Judicial Domestic
12 professionals recognized for helping crime victims
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
Gibson – Disability and Elder Safe Coordinator with the 30th Judicial Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Alliance Inc. --Meredith Hooks – Court Advocate and Family Justice Center Coordinator with Safelight in Henderson... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister David Mahlobo - State Security Agency Dept Budget Vote 2016-17and SSA membership The President of the ANCYL, Cde. Collen Maine and NEC membe
Minister David Mahlobo - State Security Agency Dept Budget Vote 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
and SSA membership The President of the ANCYL, Cde. Collen Maine and NEC members Leadership of the ANC, Leagues, Alliance and Progressive Youth Alliance Honourable Chairperson and Members, this year we are celebrating twenty two years of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'It was utter chaos' - Residents fear gangland escalation after latest killingswho was in his mid 30s, was living in nearby Ballybough and was due to be sente
'It was utter chaos' - Residents fear gangland escalation after latest killings
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
who was in his mid 30s, was living in nearby Ballybough and was due to be sentenced on Thursday at the Special Criminal Court for handling stolen electrical equipment. Earlier this month he pleaded guilty to the offence at Finnstown... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Cold-blooded murder' after ransom demand passesTrudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine Government and international
'Cold-blooded murder' after ransom demand passes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Trudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine Government and international partners to bring those responsible to justice. The beheading underscored fears of widening violence by Islamist guerrillas, known as the Abu Sayyaf group, as it... Read more
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Salon.com
Charles Koch goes full Tyrion Lannister: His threat to back Hillary hints at the brothers’ devious game of thronesfalse-flag attack on Clinton, designed to boost Bernie Sanders’ fading campaign
Charles Koch goes full Tyrion Lannister: His threat to back Hillary hints at the brothers’ devious game of thrones
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
false-flag attack on Clinton, designed to boost Bernie Sanders’ fading campaign? Is this the beginning of a fateful alliance of former foes that will sweep its way to the throne, with the Kochs jointly playing Tyrion and Hillary Clinton as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Islamist militants behead Canadian man in PhilippinesTrudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine government and international
Islamist militants behead Canadian man in Philippines
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Trudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine government and international partners to bring those responsible to justice. The beheading underscored fears of widening violence by Islamist guerrillas, known as the Abu Sayyaf group, as it... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Islamist militants behead Canadian man in PhilippinesTrudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine government and international
Islamist militants behead Canadian man in Philippines
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Trudeau said Canada would work with the Philippine government and international partners to bring those responsible to justice. The beheading underscored fears of widening violence by Islamist guerrillas, known as the Abu Sayyaf group, as it... Read more
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chad
Notts Police praised for digital collaborationNorthamptonshire were highlighted for good practice for our integrated work in
Notts Police praised for digital collaboration
chad / Posted 6 days ago
Northamptonshire were highlighted for good practice for our integrated work in digital case management. In the Delivering Justice in a Digital Age, a joint inspection of digital case preparation and presentation in the criminal justice system... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Berniemania Sweeps The Greenstance on guns is not tough enough. Besides that, he agrees with Sanders’ polit
Berniemania Sweeps The Green
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
stance on guns is not tough enough. Besides that, he agrees with Sanders’ politics. Kyisha Velazquez, of New Haven Family Alliance, said Sanders is the only candidate who has convinced her he wants real “social change.” In the last two elections,... Read more
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BBC News
Serbia elections: Radical Seselj back in parliamentWars Only Mr Seselj remains unrepentant. He spent more than a decade in custod
Serbia elections: Radical Seselj back in parliament
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Wars Only Mr Seselj remains unrepentant. He spent more than a decade in custody at The Hague, before the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia finally acquitted him of war crimes last month. On his return to the political... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Sanders Fever Sweeps The Greenstance on guns is not tough enough. Besides that, he agrees with Sanders’ polit
Sanders Fever Sweeps The Green
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
stance on guns is not tough enough. Besides that, he agrees with Sanders’ politics. Kyisha Velazquez, of New Haven Family Alliance, said Sanders is the only candidate who has convinced her he wants real “social change.” In the last two elections,... Read more
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BBC News
Marijuana law reform: Mexico's president changes tackfavour of legalising marijuana. Now he is making steps to allow the use of medi
Marijuana law reform: Mexico's president changes tack
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
favour of legalising marijuana. Now he is making steps to allow the use of medical marijuana and considering changes to decriminalise small quantities of the drug for recreational use. The news came just two days after he addressed the United... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City Council's most controversial bill is pushed back a monthSoon supermarkets and most shops in the city may charge shoppers 5 cents for di
City Council's most controversial bill is pushed back a month
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
Soon supermarkets and most shops in the city may charge shoppers 5 cents for disposable bags. Forget rezonings and criminal-justice reform: The closest City Council vote this year could be on a bill to reduce plastic-bag waste. The measure appeared... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guidethe president appoints the members of the Cabinet, ambassadors to other nations
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
the president appoints the members of the Cabinet, ambassadors to other nations and the United Nations, Supreme Court justices and federal judges. The president, along with the Cabinet and its agencies, is responsible for carrying out and... Read more
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dna
Government keeps experts out of cyber security discussionsthe mention of internationalising, too, is problematic. The grouping of the th
Government keeps experts out of cyber security discussions
dna / Posted 8 days ago
the mention of internationalising, too, is problematic. The grouping of the three countries could also be to signal an alliance to counter the US's efforts to ensure the exemption of the UK from the mutual legal assistance treaty (MLAT) system... Read more
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Slate
Is Liberalism “Smug”?those blacks, Democrats tried to make good on their commitments, and when they
Is Liberalism “Smug”?
Slate / Posted 8 days ago
those blacks, Democrats tried to make good on their commitments, and when they did, whites bolted. The Democratic Party’s alliance with nonwhites is what drove those whites away, not the sniffing of comedians on cable television. And, looking at... Read more
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Rappler
Raffy Alunan wins Rappler's last senatorial debate – netizensas Aquino's tourism secretary. If elected, he said that he would focus on push
Raffy Alunan wins Rappler's last senatorial debate – netizens
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
as Aquino's tourism secretary. If elected, he said that he would focus on pushing for good governance and reforming the criminal justice system, among others. Alunan, an independent candidate, is running under the ticket of Davao City Mayor... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge touts success of felony drug court at ACTION eventelected officials, law-enforcement personnel and others attended the event, whi
Judge touts success of felony drug court at ACTION event
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
elected officials, law-enforcement personnel and others attended the event, which was to celebrate the successes of Alliance for Congregational Transformation Influencing Our Neighborhoods, a grass-roots, nonprofit organization dedicated to... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Maine Governor Vetoes Legislation Seeking to Increase Access to Life-saving Overdose Antidote Naloxoneaddiction and that it is better to let people die” said Bill Piper, director of
Maine Governor Vetoes Legislation Seeking to Increase Access to Life-saving Overdose Antidote Naloxone
CommonDreams.org / Posted 10 days ago
addiction and that it is better to let people die” said Bill Piper, director of national affairs for the Drug Policy Alliance. “Family and friends are more often than not the first to come into contact with a person experiencing an overdose... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Zuma must throw the arms deal report into his fire pool'the Seriti Commission’s findings into the arms deal, saying evidence was not pr
'Zuma must throw the arms deal report into his fire pool'
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
the Seriti Commission’s findings into the arms deal, saying evidence was not properly interrogated. The Democratic Alliance (DA) says labelled the findings of the arms deal inquiry a “massive disappointment”, while some have rejected the... Read more
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examiner.com
New report by Chicago Urban League highlights housing segregationseveral themes, from fair and affordable housing to the voices of the community
New report by Chicago Urban League highlights housing segregation
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
several themes, from fair and affordable housing to the voices of the community and the intersection of housing and the criminal justice system. Orr herself, has been interested in issues of housing in Chicago for a considerable time. She holds... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can the Cancer 'Moonshot' Succeed?with the goal of finding a cure. Even in a last-term presidential domestic dock
Can the Cancer 'Moonshot' Succeed?
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
with the goal of finding a cure. Even in a last-term presidential domestic docket that includes long-shot solutions for criminal justice, climate change, and guns, this quest seems most quixotic, a tilting at cosmic windmills. As such, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amnesty Scam - EFCC Arraigns Two Former Aides to Kingsley KukuKingsley Kuku, before the Federal Capital Territory High Court. They were arra
Amnesty Scam - EFCC Arraigns Two Former Aides to Kingsley Kuku
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Kingsley Kuku, before the Federal Capital Territory High Court. They were arraigned on two separate charges bordering on criminal conspiracy, false declaration of assets and fraudulent acquisition of property to the tune of N55million. Mr.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causesStuart Republican elected by his peers to be Senate president next year, has $1
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causes
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Stuart Republican elected by his peers to be Senate president next year, has $1.4 million to spend from his Treasure Coast Alliance committee. And Bill Galvano, Republican Senator from Bradenton who was in charge of last year’s failed... Read more
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Breitbart
House Panel Documents Point to Planned Parenthood Profits from Aborted Baby Partsthey had no financial benefit from supplying baby parts. Now, Planned Parenthoo
House Panel Documents Point to Planned Parenthood Profits from Aborted Baby Parts
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
they had no financial benefit from supplying baby parts. Now, Planned Parenthood and their partners in crime must face justice under the law for their barbaric criminal profiteering from aborted baby parts. Planned Parenthood and its leftwing... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Come election time, have a pinch of salt to handThe Local Government: Municipal Electoral Act 27 of 2000 creates several crimin
Come election time, have a pinch of salt to hand
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
The Local Government: Municipal Electoral Act 27 of 2000 creates several criminal offences relating to conduct of political parties, candidates and party members during an election, but perhaps a dash of cynicism on the part of voters (and not legal... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City Council's most controversial bill is pushed back a monthSoon supermarkets and most shops in the city may charge shoppers 5 cents for di
City Council's most controversial bill is pushed back a month
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
Soon supermarkets and most shops in the city may charge shoppers 5 cents for disposable bags. Forget rezonings and criminal-justice reform: The closest City Council vote this year could be on a bill to reduce plastic-bag waste. The measure appeared... Read more
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Daily Record
One in 10 Scottish kids suffering from mental health problemsshow the majority of health boards are failing to meet an 18-week target for yo
One in 10 Scottish kids suffering from mental health problems
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
show the majority of health boards are failing to meet an 18-week target for youngsters to access CAMHS. The SCSC is an alliance of organisations who deliver specialist care and education services to vulnerable children and young people with... Read more
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