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Salon.com
Lawsuit targets St. Louis-area school desegregation planand Secondary Education said in a statement. You Might Also Like But White’s
Lawsuit targets St. Louis-area school desegregation plan
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
and Secondary Education said in a statement. You Might Also Like But White’s attorney, Joshua Thompson of the Pacific Legal Foundation, said the agreement specifically singles out blacks who live in St. Louis County, barring them from... Read more
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Business Wire
Pacific Legal Foundation Sues over Race-Based Transfer Restrictions in St. Louis-Area Schoolsof his choice — simply because he is black. La’Shieka White is represented, fre
Pacific Legal Foundation Sues over Race-Based Transfer Restrictions in St. Louis-Area Schools
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
of his choice — simply because he is black. La’Shieka White is represented, free of charge, by attorneys with Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF), a national public interest watchdog organization that litigates for equal rights and educational... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Couple wins suit vs. TRPA to build in Angora areathe foreclosed lot in the Angora burn area for $5,000. In December, they filed
Couple wins suit vs. TRPA to build in Angora area
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
the foreclosed lot in the Angora burn area for $5,000. In December, they filed the lawsuit. The couple enlisted the Pacific Legal Foundation to fight in court for their right to build on the El Dorado County parcel. The settlement reached this... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle ‘recalibrating’ trash-snooping after judge’s rulingjudge’s order,” meaning zero snooping for now. The lawsuit was filed on behalf
Seattle ‘recalibrating’ trash-snooping after judge’s ruling
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
judge’s order,” meaning zero snooping for now. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of eight Seattle residents by the Pacific Legal Foundation. It describes itself as a watchdog that litigates for “limited government, property rights, and individual... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judge rules Seattle trash inspections unconstitutional'But at some point we have to say, you can't violate my rights to achieve this
Judge rules Seattle trash inspections unconstitutional
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
'But at some point we have to say, you can't violate my rights to achieve this noble goal.' Ethan Blevins, for the Pacific Legal Foundation, filed the lawsuit in an attempt to overturn the ordinance on behalf of eight Seattle residents. The... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Judge throws some of Seattle’s new composting rules in the trashcans are private affairs, there’s private stuff in there,” says attorney Ethan
Judge throws some of Seattle’s new composting rules in the trash
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
cans are private affairs, there’s private stuff in there,” says attorney Ethan Blevins. He’s with the Pacific Legal Foundation and represented eight families who sued because they’re not okay with their trash being searched. Blevins... Read more
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FOX News
Seattle sued over recycling inspectors keeping tabs on residents' trashState. “The Supreme Court of Washington state went the other direction,” said
Seattle sued over recycling inspectors keeping tabs on residents' trash
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
State. “The Supreme Court of Washington state went the other direction,” said Ethan Blevins, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation who filed the lawsuit. “[It] said our state Constitution provides better protection, and we believe that... Read more
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FOX News
Judge rules Seattle trash inspections unconstitutionalviolates privacy rights and voided the ordinance. “I’m thrilled as can be,” Et
Judge rules Seattle trash inspections unconstitutional
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
violates privacy rights and voided the ordinance. “I’m thrilled as can be,” Ethan Blevins, attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation, which filed the lawsuit on behalf of eight Seattle residents, told The Seattle Times. He added, “We have... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Quit snooping into trash, city of Seattle told in privacy lawsuitand free from government inspection,” argues the lawsuit filed Thursday in King
Quit snooping into trash, city of Seattle told in privacy lawsuit
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
and free from government inspection,” argues the lawsuit filed Thursday in King County Superior Court by the Pacific Legal Foundation. Learn how to sort your garbage, compost and recyclables like a pro with our Seattle trash-sorting... Read more
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The Washington Times
Judge tosses Seattle ordinance requiring garbage-can searches for food waste$1 per can for curbside collections or $50 per collection for multi-family unit
Judge tosses Seattle ordinance requiring garbage-can searches for food waste
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
$1 per can for curbside collections or $50 per collection for multi-family units. Ethan Blevins, attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation, which filed the lawsuit last year on behalf of eight Seattle residents, called the ruling a “victory for... Read more
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The Columbian
Judge throws out Seattle compost rule as unconstitutionalcollectors’ search of garbage is a disturbance of people’s private affairs. Et
Judge throws out Seattle compost rule as unconstitutional
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
collectors’ search of garbage is a disturbance of people’s private affairs. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation, which argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling “is a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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ABC Montana
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutionalitems and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan
Seattle compost rule thrown out by judge as unconstitutional
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
items and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. Ethan Blevins, an attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued against the city in the previous hearing, said in a statement Wednesday that the ruling "is a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Judge: Seattle trash-check ordinance ‘unconstitutional’by King County Superior Court Judge Beth Andrus. “I’m thrilled as can be,” sai
Judge: Seattle trash-check ordinance ‘unconstitutional’
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
by King County Superior Court Judge Beth Andrus. “I’m thrilled as can be,” said Ethan Blevins, attorney for the Pacific Legal Foundation, which filed the lawsuit on behalf of eight Seattle residents. The foundation describes itself as a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Emerson Russell Honored As 2016 Chattanooga Area Manager Of The YearAssociation, TN Private Protection Services Board, the Hunter Worley Foundation
Emerson Russell Honored As 2016 Chattanooga Area Manager Of The Year
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
Association, TN Private Protection Services Board, the Hunter Worley Foundation, the Shriners, the Masons, the Southeastern Legal Foundation Board and the Chambers of Commerce for Chattanooga and for Catoosa County, GA, The Rotary Club and Siskin... Read more
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Salon.com
They dumbed down conservatism: How extreme right-wing market fundamentalism captured the GOP — and endangered the environmentnetwork of well-funded organizations such as the Cato Institute, the Heritage F
They dumbed down conservatism: How extreme right-wing market fundamentalism captured the GOP — and endangered the environment
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
network of well-funded organizations such as the Cato Institute, the Heritage Foundation, and the Mountain States Legal Foundation. The anti-Green ideas that the 104th Congress brought to Washington may have gotten their start in the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Dilma Rousseff in New York declares no grounds for impeachmentThe Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff, has told journalists in New York there
Dilma Rousseff in New York declares no grounds for impeachment
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
The Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff, has told journalists in New York there is “no legal foundation” for her impeachment as she took her fight for political survival into the international ring. After losing a lower house vote that puts her just... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Clemente mobile-home owners' rights violated by coastal panelSuperior Court. They’re represented, free of charge, by attorneys with the prop
San Clemente mobile-home owners' rights violated by coastal panel
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
Superior Court. They’re represented, free of charge, by attorneys with the property-rights watchdog organization, Pacific Legal Foundation. According to the Coastal Act, the commission may impose “reasonable terms and conditions” on permits for... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rousseff to address impeachment at UNsays charges that she used illegal accounting tricks to mask budget deficits in
Rousseff to address impeachment at UN
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
says charges that she used illegal accounting tricks to mask budget deficits in an election year in 2014 have no legal foundation. Rousseff will likely describe the impeachment process as "artificial and false, because Dilma is an honest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil's Rousseff to address impeachment in UN tripsays charges that she used illegal accounting tricks to mask budget deficits in
Brazil's Rousseff to address impeachment in UN trip
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
says charges that she used illegal accounting tricks to mask budget deficits in an election year in 2014 have no legal foundation. Rousseff will likely describe the impeachment process as "artificial and false, because Dilma is an honest... Read more
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Orange County Register
Coastal homeowner at odds with state over seawallpermit, Willis had to waive “any rights to shoreline protection that may exist,
Coastal homeowner at odds with state over seawall
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
permit, Willis had to waive “any rights to shoreline protection that may exist,” his attorney, Lawrence Salzman of Pacific Legal Foundation, said in a statement. That protection is a seawall that has been in front of his mobile home for decades. It... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Democrats are lining up behind the line-item-veto plan to continue the Medicaid expansionthe point? What are we going to do — waste taxpayers' money?" Rep. Clarke Tuck
Democrats are lining up behind the line-item-veto plan to continue the Medicaid expansion
Arkansas Times / Posted 15 days ago
the point? What are we going to do — waste taxpayers' money?" Rep. Clarke Tucker said he was feeling much better about the legal foundation of the line-item-veto scheme after the changes made to the amendment this morning. He also said that, legal... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Chinese Christian Group, Neighbors Sue Over 'Pissoir'release, titled, "Ain't that a pissoir?!" calling the law institute a bunch of
Chinese Christian Group, Neighbors Sue Over 'Pissoir'
NBC Bay Area / Posted 15 days ago
release, titled, "Ain't that a pissoir?!" calling the law institute a bunch of "religious conservatives" represented by a legal foundation that the Southern Poverty Law Center identifies as an “anti-LGBT hate group.” The office of Dennis Herrera... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The Carpio dissent in the Poe decisioncitizenship can be conferred on a foundling based alone on statistical probabil
The Carpio dissent in the Poe decision
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
citizenship can be conferred on a foundling based alone on statistical probability. Hence, in the absence of any legal foundation for such argument, the Solicitor General cannot validly conclude that a 99.93 percent (or 99.83 percent)... Read more
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Boston Globe
Leader of bid to shake up Harvard board linked to white-supremacist writersUniversity, and Lee C. Cheng, chief legal officer at online electronics retaile
Leader of bid to shake up Harvard board linked to white-supremacist writers
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
University, and Lee C. Cheng, chief legal officer at online electronics retailer Newegg and secretary of the Asian American Legal Foundation, which has advocated against race-based affirmative action in an ongoing Supreme Court case. Taylor said in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for April 18Exxon for five years before specializing in environmental law.” The IJ omits t
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for April 18
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Exxon for five years before specializing in environmental law.” The IJ omits that he represented pro bono the Washington Legal Foundation, which is funded by the Koch brothers. Haroff’s client-representation history in conducting environmental... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawsuit: Seattle’s new compost ordinance is rotten, violation of privacyand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle’s new compost ordinance is rotten, violation of privacy
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Meet the 'Gloomy Gus' who made Onondaga Lake safe for swimming againenvironmental problems elsewhere. "I'm personally somewhat disappointed," said
Meet the 'Gloomy Gus' who made Onondaga Lake safe for swimming again
The Post-Standard / Posted 17 days ago
environmental problems elsewhere. "I'm personally somewhat disappointed," said Sage, president of the Atlantic States Legal Foundation and a clean water advocate for decades. "I'm a broad-picture person, and I see the amount of resources that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Leader of bid to shake up Harvard board linked to white-supremacist writersUniversity, and Lee C. Cheng, chief legal officer at online electronics retaile
Leader of bid to shake up Harvard board linked to white-supremacist writers
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
University, and Lee C. Cheng, chief legal officer at online electronics retailer Newegg and secretary of the Asian American Legal Foundation, which has advocated against race-based affirmative action in an ongoing Supreme Court case. Taylor said in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
KTVZ Bend / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
WALB Albany / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rottenand a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Eth
Lawsuit: Seattle compost ordinance is rotten
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 19 days ago
and a host of other banned materials such as paint cans, he said. However, Ethan W. Blevins, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, contends the ordinance requires collectors to make a deeper dive into the private waste of... Read more
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