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Dallas Morning News
Texas has added more than 1 million new voters since 2012for the use of other programs, such as Kansas’ Interstate Crosscheck. J. Chris
Texas has added more than 1 million new voters since 2012
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
for the use of other programs, such as Kansas’ Interstate Crosscheck. J. Christian Adams, president of the Public Interest Legal Foundation, a nonprofit law firm that focuses on election integrity, said crosschecking is safe and that security fears... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Conservatives File Voter Registration Lawsuits; Liberals Say It's Blocking Votesand to follow federal law before the elections in November," says J. Christian
Conservatives File Voter Registration Lawsuits; Liberals Say It's Blocking Votes
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
and to follow federal law before the elections in November," says J. Christian Adams, president of the Public Interest Legal Foundation. His group is behind the suits, along with the American Civil Rights Union. Adams is a former Justice... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Conservatives File Voter Registration Lawsuits; Liberals Say It's Blocking Votesand to follow federal law before the elections in November," says J. Christian
Conservatives File Voter Registration Lawsuits; Liberals Say It's Blocking Votes
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
and to follow federal law before the elections in November," says J. Christian Adams, president of the Public Interest Legal Foundation. His group is behind the suits, along with the American Civil Rights Union. Adams is a former Justice... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Address of CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo to the American Enterprise Instituteregistered with the CFTC, but that may not utilize direct market access. 32 80
Address of CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo to the American Enterprise Institute
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 3 days ago
registered with the CFTC, but that may not utilize direct market access. 32 80 Fed. Reg. at 78947. There is no apparent legal foundation on which to haphazardly set aside long-established, due process protections afforded by agency subpoena... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pushing back against a union safety inspectionsemployers nationwide — proud members of the small-business sector that is a pri
Pushing back against a union safety inspections
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
employers nationwide — proud members of the small-business sector that is a prime engine of American job creation. Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) is a public interest organization that litigates for entrepreneurs’ rights, including the freedom to... Read more
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Newsmax
Big Pharma Shaped Policy That Fueled Drug Epidemiccriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Big Pharma Shaped Policy That Fueled Drug Epidemic
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Appeals court reverses injunction against Rowan Commissioners with prayers 'in the name of Jesus'the Rowan County Commission. A lawsuit was filed in 2013 by the American Civil
Appeals court reverses injunction against Rowan Commissioners with prayers 'in the name of Jesus'
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
the Rowan County Commission. A lawsuit was filed in 2013 by the American Civil Liberties Union and ACLU of North Carolina Legal Foundation (ACLU-NCLF) on behalf of residents Nancy Lund, Liesa Montag-Siegel and Robert Voelker. The trio said the... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Pro-Painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-Painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemic
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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Philly.com
Investigation: Drugmakers derailed attempts to curb opioid epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Investigation: Drugmakers derailed attempts to curb opioid epidemic
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemiccriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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FOX Business
Pro-painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemic
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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FOX Business
Pro-painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemic
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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Orange County Register
How drugmakers and their allies shaped the painkiller abuse conversationcriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
How drugmakers and their allies shaped the painkiller abuse conversation
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
139 related stories
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Daily Herald
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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The Herald News
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policycriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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ABC News
Pro-Painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemiccriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Pro-Painkiller Echo Chamber Shaped Policy Amid Drug Epidemic
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Pro-painkiller group shaped policy amid drug epidemicalleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. On
Pro-painkiller group shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
alleging that they included physicians who were biased against painkillers. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. And a longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
139 related stories
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Daily Herald
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemiccriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
‘Pain epidemic’ shaped opioid policy in D.C.criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
‘Pain epidemic’ shaped opioid policy in D.C.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a “clear violation” of federal law. A longtime Pain Care Forum... Read more
139 related stories
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Little-known pro-painkiller group shaped policy amid drug epidemiccriticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effor
Little-known pro-painkiller group shaped policy amid drug epidemic
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
criticized the CDC for not disclosing outside experts who had advised its effort. One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law. After months of scrutiny, the... Read more
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FOX News
'flatly Unconstitutional': Mobile Park Owners Fight Gov't Bid To Block Redevelopmenteither. "It's one thing to take property for a school or a road or a firehouse
'flatly Unconstitutional': Mobile Park Owners Fight Gov't Bid To Block Redevelopment
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
either. "It's one thing to take property for a school or a road or a firehouse," said Larry Salzman, with the Pacific Legal Foundation. "Here, they're taking the Jissers’ private property for the benefit of other private individuals. That's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leading the Senate to Prosperitythis time around. The Electronic Transaction Bill 2015 will be the first legal
Leading the Senate to Prosperity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
this time around. The Electronic Transaction Bill 2015 will be the first legal framework in our country that provides the legal foundation for electronic signatures and guarantees predictability in contracts made electronically. One of the key... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Two state props address death penaltyuphill fight. Kent Scheidegger, a spokesman for No on Prop 62/Yes on Prop 66 a
Two state props address death penalty
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
uphill fight. Kent Scheidegger, a spokesman for No on Prop 62/Yes on Prop 66 and legal director for the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, said in a phone interview that voters should oppose Prop 62 "because it would eliminate the only just... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
CBCP opposes revival of death penaltydeath penalty. “Our position against the death penalty therefore rests not onl
CBCP opposes revival of death penalty
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
death penalty. “Our position against the death penalty therefore rests not only on considerations of human dignity but has legal foundation. In the country’s legislature R.A. 9346, the act repealing the death penalty and granting universal... Read more
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The Washington Times
The resonance of Constitution Daygovernment deprives them of use of their property. All three of these families
The resonance of Constitution Day
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
government deprives them of use of their property. All three of these families are represented free of charge by Pacific Legal Foundation, a nonprofit legal organization dedicated to protecting constitutional rights. To these people, and to their... Read more
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Fortune
"Snowden" Is Oliver Stone's Bloated Take on NSA Spyinglobby the U.S. government to grant him clemency or even an outright pardon). T
"Snowden" Is Oliver Stone's Bloated Take on NSA Spying
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
lobby the U.S. government to grant him clemency or even an outright pardon). The movie also accurately presents the legal foundation—or “the big ass rubber stamp” in the words of one spook—that the U.S. used to build its surveillance... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
In support of the anti-BDS AB 2844 billfor AB 2844 contained this deeply flawed position. However, after a number of c
In support of the anti-BDS AB 2844 bill
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
for AB 2844 contained this deeply flawed position. However, after a number of constitutional scholars, including my legal foundation, informed the state of its erroneous legal conclusion, the record was corrected and the legislature resumed... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Pension board’s defense of reforms upheldanother important factor — recruiting and retaining workers in a competitive hi
Pension board’s defense of reforms upheld
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
another important factor — recruiting and retaining workers in a competitive hiring environment. But it strengthens the legal foundation under the 2011 anti-spiking law and its goal of protecting public budgets from maneuvers that take advantage... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Supreme Court Ruling OKs 'Release Time' For Public Employees' Union Workthe case included labor unions for firefighters, police officers, and state, co
Arizona Supreme Court Ruling OKs 'Release Time' For Public Employees' Union Work
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 10 days ago
the case included labor unions for firefighters, police officers, and state, county and municipal workers and the Pacific Legal Foundation, a conservative advocacy organization. The ruling was a "devastating loss for taxpayers" and a missed... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Juan Capistrano resident sues city over ban onhe filed a federal lawsuit against the city alleging the violation of the First
San Juan Capistrano resident sues city over ban on
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
he filed a federal lawsuit against the city alleging the violation of the First Amendment. Cefali is represented by Pacific Legal Foundation, a public-interest property-rights law firm. Larry Salzman, a principal attorney with the foundation, said... Read more
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Business Wire
NACD New England Chapter Appoints New President, Board MembersLottery Commission and the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women, and
NACD New England Chapter Appoints New President, Board Members
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
Lottery Commission and the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women, and the advisory boards for the New England Legal Foundation and the U. Mass-Boston Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy. In her law practice, Boland regularly... Read more
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BBC News
Auschwitz guard Ernst Tremmel dies a week before trialof his frail health, the court had ordered hearings to be limited to four hours
Auschwitz guard Ernst Tremmel dies a week before trial
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
of his frail health, the court had ordered hearings to be limited to four hours per day.Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp The legal foundation for prosecuting ex-Nazis changed in 2011 when German authorities convicted former death camp guard John... Read more
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Orange County Register
OC court smacks down abusive coastal commission“about the direction in which the debate is being driven by the courts.” Dougla
OC court smacks down abusive coastal commission
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
“about the direction in which the debate is being driven by the courts.” Douglas gave a tongue lashing to the Pacific Legal Foundation, a Sacramento-based group that litigates on behalf of property owners fighting against government... Read more
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The Hill
Business group sues OSHA over 'union walk around rule'Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) over its so-called union walk around ru
Business group sues OSHA over 'union walk around rule'
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) over its so-called union walk around rule. The lawsuit, which the Pacific Legal Foundation filed on behalf of the small business advocacy group, charges that OSHA’s rule illegally foists union... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How can a wine made in Georgia be labeled 'Napa Valley'?rules would have “unintended negative effects” on small urban winemakers. The c
How can a wine made in Georgia be labeled 'Napa Valley'?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
rules would have “unintended negative effects” on small urban winemakers. The conservative, Sacramento-based Pacific Legal Foundation warned the label restrictions raise “serious 1st Amendment concerns.” There are a “complex set of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How can a wine made in Georgia be labeled ‘Napa Valley’?rules would have “unintended negative effects” on small urban winemakers, while
How can a wine made in Georgia be labeled ‘Napa Valley’?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
rules would have “unintended negative effects” on small urban winemakers, while the conservative, Sacramento-based Pacific Legal Foundation warned the label restrictions raise “serious First Amendment concerns.” There are, Wine Institute President... Read more
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Orange County Register
What Clinton won't say: Whether Garland Is her Supreme Court pickan accident,” said Todd Gaziano, a constitutional law scholar who runs the Wash
What Clinton won't say: Whether Garland Is her Supreme Court pick
Orange County Register / Posted 16 days ago
an accident,” said Todd Gaziano, a constitutional law scholar who runs the Washington office of the conservative Pacific Legal Foundation. “She’s trying to avoid the question obviously because she doesn’t want to provide the voters and the public... Read more
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Newsmax
What Clinton Won't Say: Whether Garland Is Her High Court Pickan accident,” said Todd Gaziano, a constitutional law scholar who runs the Wash
What Clinton Won't Say: Whether Garland Is Her High Court Pick
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
an accident,” said Todd Gaziano, a constitutional law scholar who runs the Washington office of the conservative Pacific Legal Foundation. “She’s trying to avoid the question obviously because she doesn’t want to provide the voters and the public... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Supreme Court will hear Aspen bag-fee caseus to hopefully get a favorable decision by the Supreme Court,” said Jeffrey W.
Supreme Court will hear Aspen bag-fee case
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
us to hopefully get a favorable decision by the Supreme Court,” said Jeffrey W. McCoy, an attorney for Mountain States Legal Foundation, which has represented the Colorado Union of Taxpayers in the dispute with the city. “At least the Supreme... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
State high court to take up Aspen grocery bag feesCourt decided that this case was important enough to review,” said Jeffrey McCo
State high court to take up Aspen grocery bag fees
Aspen Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Court decided that this case was important enough to review,” said Jeffrey McCoy, an attorney with the Mountain States Legal Foundation, which represents the Colorado Union of Taxpayers. In an effort to reduce waste, Aspen City Council in 2011... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC beach case about government overreach, not greedof their land into a road and parking lot without due process or compensation o
NC beach case about government overreach, not greed
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
of their land into a road and parking lot without due process or compensation or basic fairness. With the help of Pacific Legal Foundation, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that defends constitutional liberties, the Nies will soon have their... Read more
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The Washington Times
When ‘wild and scenic’ spells troubleno promises, stole land, and left misery in its wake. • William Perry Pendley,
When ‘wild and scenic’ spells trouble
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
no promises, stole land, and left misery in its wake. • William Perry Pendley, a lawyer, is president of Mountain States Legal Foundation and author of “Sagebrush Rebel: Reagan’s Battle with Environmental Extremists and Why It Matters Today”... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The cost of nuclear testingabout such a nuclear fuel bank and its uses. Jackie Cabasso, a nuclear aboliti
The cost of nuclear testing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
about such a nuclear fuel bank and its uses. Jackie Cabasso, a nuclear abolition activist for 30 years from Western States Legal Foundation, spoke out against nuclear energy at the conference. She told City Press afterwards: “With accidents like... Read more
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The Hill
California must preserve the death penalty, with some reformsof the brightest legal minds in California. It was carefully written by leading
California must preserve the death penalty, with some reforms
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
of the brightest legal minds in California. It was carefully written by leading criminal prosecutors, the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation and other top legal experts – people who know from experience what’s needed to mend, not end California’s... Read more
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The Mining Journal
CR 595 suit: County road commission announces new partnership with Pacific Legal Foundation, Stand U.P.The commission, along with the locally-based nonprofit Stand U.P., formally ann
CR 595 suit: County road commission announces new partnership with Pacific Legal Foundation, Stand U.P.
The Mining Journal / Posted 24 days ago
The commission, along with the locally-based nonprofit Stand U.P., formally announced their partnership with Pacific Legal Foundation during a press conference at the commission's offices in Ishpeming Tuesday. "Pacific Legal Foundation and their... Read more
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