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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Supreme Court Sides With Wetlands Property Ownersvictory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Ree
Supreme Court Sides With Wetlands Property Owners
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted an hour ago
victory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Reed Hopper, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued the case for Hawkes. He said Kennedy's dissent "does not bode well" for the EPA's new rule. A... Read more
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Daily Herald
High court sides with property owners in wetlands casevictory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Ree
High court sides with property owners in wetlands case
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
victory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Reed Hopper, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued the case for Hawkes. He said Kennedy's dissent "does not bode well" for the EPA's new rule. A... Read more
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ABC News
High Court Sides With Property Owners in Wetlands Casevictory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Ree
High Court Sides With Property Owners in Wetlands Case
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
victory for individual liberty, property rights, and the rule of law," said Reed Hopper, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation who argued the case for Hawkes. He said Kennedy's dissent "does not bode well" for the EPA's new rule. A... Read more
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USA Today
For peat's sake: Justices uphold property rights in Clean Water Act disputeland covered by the act is subject to complete federal control," said M. Reed H
For peat's sake: Justices uphold property rights in Clean Water Act dispute
USA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
land covered by the act is subject to complete federal control," said M. Reed Hopper, principal attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation, who argued the case in March. "But all that changed today." “The Obama administration's position would... Read more
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NBC News
More Than 150 Organizations Sign Letter for Affirmative Action Following Ivy League Complaintand Pacific Islander community." In support of Fisher, the Asian American Coal
More Than 150 Organizations Sign Letter for Affirmative Action Following Ivy League Complaint
NBC News / Posted 15 hours ago
and Pacific Islander community." In support of Fisher, the Asian American Coalition for Education and the Asian American Legal Foundation jointly filed an amicus brief on behalf of 117 Asian-American organizations, arguing that the university... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Every Administration Is Obligated to Fight Corruption - LadanSection 16(5) comes in. This section has been present in all our constitutions.
Every Administration Is Obligated to Fight Corruption - Ladan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Section 16(5) comes in. This section has been present in all our constitutions. So, neither Buhari nor Jonathan started the legal foundation for combatting corruption. Ideally, if any administration in power decides not to abolish corruption and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
WineFriend: the wine buddy that deliversstage of the business lifecycle. Debbie and her team realised the importance of
WineFriend: the wine buddy that delivers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
stage of the business lifecycle. Debbie and her team realised the importance of timely, quality advice and ensured a solid legal foundation,” Marc says.“Doing so has enabled WineFriend to build mutually beneficial relationships with investors and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Body cam footage shows officer killing womaninformation to maintain public confidence. Jonathan Jones, the director of the
Body cam footage shows officer killing woman
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
information to maintain public confidence. Jonathan Jones, the director of the N.C. Open Government Coalition, said the legal foundation for making body camera footage a personnel record is shaky. He said there’s no binding court case that says... Read more
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Business Wire
Gold Reserve Announces Extension of Memorandum of Understanding with Venezuelaconclusion. The importance of this project to Venezuela as well as to Gold Rese
Gold Reserve Announces Extension of Memorandum of Understanding with Venezuela
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
conclusion. The importance of this project to Venezuela as well as to Gold Reserve requires that we establish a solid legal foundation to take this project to its logical conclusion. In regards to the trading in the Company’s shares on May 27,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto seeks dismissal of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park lawsuitthis in order to get the Jissers to pay to mitigate their problems," said Larry
Palo Alto seeks dismissal of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park lawsuit
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
this in order to get the Jissers to pay to mitigate their problems," said Larry Salzman, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation representing the park's owners, Toufic and Eva Jisser. The Jissers' lawsuit against the city of Palo Alto... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The fire next timethey violate the VRA or are unconstitutional. “They’re wasting a lot of money,”
The fire next time
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
they violate the VRA or are unconstitutional. “They’re wasting a lot of money,” says Christian Adams of the Public Interest Legal Foundation, which joined Virginia in a successful defence of voter-ID; a federal court recently upheld North Carolina’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
City seeks dismissal of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park lawsuitthis in order to get the Jissers to pay to mitigate their problems," said Larry
City seeks dismissal of Buena Vista Mobile Home Park lawsuit
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
this in order to get the Jissers to pay to mitigate their problems," said Larry Salzman, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation representing the park's owners, Toufic and Eva Jisser. The Jissers' lawsuit against the city of Palo Alto... Read more
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Market Watch
The next 100 years in the Middle East are likely to be worse than the last 100 yearsRussia, and the United States are working at cross­-purposes more often than no
The next 100 years in the Middle East are likely to be worse than the last 100 years
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
Russia, and the United States are working at cross­-purposes more often than not further suggests a messy future without legal foundation. In some ways, the pre-­Sykes-­Picot Middle East is coming back—– but without the order imposed by the... Read more
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dna
North Korea asks UN chief Ban Ki-moon to explain legal basis for sanctionsBan on Wednesday, saying that UN sanctions imposed over its nuclear tests and "
North Korea asks UN chief Ban Ki-moon to explain legal basis for sanctions
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Ban on Wednesday, saying that UN sanctions imposed over its nuclear tests and "peaceful satellite launches" had no legal foundation, KCNA news agency reported. It did not identify the permanent representative by his name, Ja Song-Nam. The... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Feeling fulfilledsued the Interior Department for delaying its ability to develop the lease. Tha
Feeling fulfilled
Missoula Independent / Posted 5 days ago
sued the Interior Department for delaying its ability to develop the lease. That lawsuit, filed by the Mountain States Legal Foundation, brought national attention to the issue. During the years that the tribe spent trying to convince the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Transgender bathroom suit flouts facts, lawhave to hope that the courts think the president exceeded­ his authority. Becau
Transgender bathroom suit flouts facts, law
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
have to hope that the courts think the president exceeded­ his authority. Because their other argu­ments not only lack legal foundation, they go against empirical evidence and common sense, experts said. The lawsuit lists several causes of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Center for Medical Progress indictments: Prosecutor shared undercover videos with Planned Parenthoodfrom Ms. Mitchell after she told him she obtained it from Daleiden attorney Mur
Center for Medical Progress indictments: Prosecutor shared undercover videos with Planned Parenthood
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
from Ms. Mitchell after she told him she obtained it from Daleiden attorney Murphy Klasing. The Thomas More Society, a legal foundation involved in representing Mr. Daleiden, described the interaction as an “end-run around the Texas Attorney... Read more
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FOX News
Critics fire back at Seattle gun, ammo tax they claim is aimed at killing businessyear to fund programs to prevent gun violence. But Coombs claims the real effec
Critics fire back at Seattle gun, ammo tax they claim is aimed at killing business
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
year to fund programs to prevent gun violence. But Coombs claims the real effect is to kill his business, and a gun rights legal foundation is battling the city for figures it believes will show the law was never about taking in revenue. “What... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Prosecutors want six-year sentence for former SS Auschwitz guardhe had previously been cleared by German authorities after lengthy criminal pro
Prosecutors want six-year sentence for former SS Auschwitz guard
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
he had previously been cleared by German authorities after lengthy criminal probes dating back to the 1970s. But the legal foundation for prosecuting ex-Nazis changed in 2011 with the German conviction of former death camp guard John... Read more
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The Mercury News
Film spotlights Palo Alto's only mobile home park, Buena Vistaaffordable housing advocates struggle to acquire land to establish affordable h
Film spotlights Palo Alto's only mobile home park, Buena Vista
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
affordable housing advocates struggle to acquire land to establish affordable housing, Kazantzis added. Kazantzis said the legal foundation decided to represent the residents association in this "quintessential fair housing case" in part because of... Read more
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Reuters
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 stateshave caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheideg
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
have caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheidegger, legal director of the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, a victims' rights organization that supports the death penalty. Last year, only six U.S. states conducted... Read more
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FOX News
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 stateshave caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheideg
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
have caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheidegger, legal director of the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, a victims' rights organization that supports the death penalty. Last year, only six U.S. states conducted... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 stateshave caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheideg
Pfizer ban on lethal drug sales complicates executions in 20 states
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
have caved in to pressure from the anti-death penalty side," said Kent Scheidegger, legal director of the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, a victims' rights organization that supports the death penalty. Last year, only six U.S. states conducted... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Schimel opinion slams door on agencies' implied authorityopinion, which brings clarity to the extent of agency authority in our state."
Schimel opinion slams door on agencies' implied authority
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
opinion, which brings clarity to the extent of agency authority in our state." Practical applicationsThe Great Lakes Legal Foundation pointed to the immediate ramifications of the opinion. "Given the lack of explicit authority in the... Read more
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The Advocate
The Legacy of Florida's Most Notorious Gay Bar Raidsto make a place for us as well as the many attorneys working both for gay busin
The Legacy of Florida's Most Notorious Gay Bar Raids
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
to make a place for us as well as the many attorneys working both for gay businesses and pro bono to help expand the legal foundation for gay rights. BYRON JONES is a computer systems engineer and LGBT activist who lives in Orlando and works... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Petition: Aspen bag fee loosens TABOR’s gripprimary motive is to just have this go to the Aspen electorate,” said attorney
Petition: Aspen bag fee loosens TABOR’s grip
The Aspen Times / Posted 14 days ago
primary motive is to just have this go to the Aspen electorate,” said attorney Jeffrey W. McCoy of the Mountain States Legal Foundation, which represents the Colorado Union of Taxpayers. The goal of the litigation isn’t about determining... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Petition: Aspen bag fee loosens TABOR’s gripprimary motive is to just have this go to the Aspen electorate,” said attorney
Petition: Aspen bag fee loosens TABOR’s grip
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 14 days ago
primary motive is to just have this go to the Aspen electorate,” said attorney Jeffrey W. McCoy of the Mountain States Legal Foundation, which represents the Colorado Union of Taxpayers. The goal of the litigation isn’t about determining... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyto negotiate with the workers. The CA concurred wholeheartedly with Loeb's int
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
to negotiate with the workers. The CA concurred wholeheartedly with Loeb's intransigence, saying the city had a "firm and legal foundation" for refusing to talk. In its news columns, the paper gave straightforward, front-page coverage of the two... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyto negotiate with the workers. The CA concurred wholeheartedly with Loeb's int
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
to negotiate with the workers. The CA concurred wholeheartedly with Loeb's intransigence, saying the city had a "firm and legal foundation" for refusing to talk. In its news columns, the paper gave straightforward, front-page coverage of the two... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The drugs to execute criminals could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, California prison agency records showcould cost between $133,080 and $150,000. Michael Rushford, president and CEO
The drugs to execute criminals could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, California prison agency records show
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
could cost between $133,080 and $150,000. Michael Rushford, president and CEO of the pro-death penalty Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, said the corrections department could obtain the drugs at even less than $4,000 for each execution if it... Read more
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NBC News
Pfizer Blocks Use of Its Drugs for Executionsrights group Reprieve told the Times. Kent Scheidegger, legal director of the
Pfizer Blocks Use of Its Drugs for Executions
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
rights group Reprieve told the Times. Kent Scheidegger, legal director of the pro-capital punishment Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, disagreed. He said states will still be able to buy chemicals for executions from compounding pharmacies,... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Forces All Schools To Create Transgender-Ready Mixed-Sex Bathrooms, Locker Roomsand that the court relied on extrapolation by agency officials instead of the l
Obama Forces All Schools To Create Transgender-Ready Mixed-Sex Bathrooms, Locker Rooms
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
and that the court relied on extrapolation by agency officials instead of the law’s text. The president of the National Legal Foundation, Steven W. Fitschen, pointed out just that in comments to Breitbat News. In its decision, Fritschen said,... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Sheldon Whitehouse and Ted Lieu Demonstrate Superior Climate Change ActivismPause.’ How long it will last no one predicts. For all we know it may last anot
Sheldon Whitehouse and Ted Lieu Demonstrate Superior Climate Change Activism
ScienceBlogs / Posted 19 days ago
Pause.’ How long it will last no one predicts. For all we know it may last another 20 years or even forever.”[4] Pacific Legal Foundation ($10,000): A senior attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation attacked EPA’s authority to regulate CO2 because it... Read more
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Deseret News
5-year fight with EPA finally over for Wyoming man and his pondhappen to anyone. Andy didn't violate the Clean Water Act,” said Jonathan Wood,
5-year fight with EPA finally over for Wyoming man and his pond
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
happen to anyone. Andy didn't violate the Clean Water Act,” said Jonathan Wood, an environmental attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation. “The federal government and the bureaucrats were intent on ignoring limitations on their own power.” "All... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Ayanda Dlodlo - Public Service and Administration Dept Budget Vote 2016at length about will be an enabling tool for the Community Development Workers
Deputy Minister Ayanda Dlodlo - Public Service and Administration Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
at length about will be an enabling tool for the Community Development Workers Programme. These will serve as an important legal foundation for the programme as they make provision for the development of a framework that structures the work of the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
EPA, Wyoming man settle dispute over stock pondlivestock. Johnson says he's relieved by the resolution and thanked his suppor
EPA, Wyoming man settle dispute over stock pond
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 days ago
livestock. Johnson says he's relieved by the resolution and thanked his supporters, including the California-based Pacific Legal Foundation. Sens. John Barrasso and Mike Enzi say the settlement is a welcome rebuke of the EPA. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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FOX News
Wyoming welder, facing $16M in fines, beats EPA in battle over stock pondan end to all the uncertainty and fear that the Johnson family faced,” said Jon
Wyoming welder, facing $16M in fines, beats EPA in battle over stock pond
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
an end to all the uncertainty and fear that the Johnson family faced,” said Jonathan Wood, a staff attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation who represented Andy Johnson in his court challenge to the EPA, and in negotiating the settlement. "The EPA... Read more
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The Hill
EPA settles with Wyoming farmer over man-made pondtoo far,” he said. “This is a victory for common sense and the environment, an
EPA settles with Wyoming farmer over man-made pond
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
too far,” he said. “This is a victory for common sense and the environment, and it brings an end to all the uncertainty and fear that the Johnson family faced,” Jonathan Wood, Johnson’s attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation, said in a stateme... Read more
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The Washington Times
Wyoming rancher facing $20M in EPA fines claims victory, keeps cash, stock pondmillion in fines while fighting the agency’s order, but under the settlement, “
Wyoming rancher facing $20M in EPA fines claims victory, keeps cash, stock pond
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
million in fines while fighting the agency’s order, but under the settlement, “the Johnsons will pay no fine,” said Pacific Legal Foundation attorney Jonathan Wood. “They will not lose their property. They will not have to agree to federal... Read more
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USA Today
An effort to help Democrats win: Opposing vieware the last thing we need anywhere close to the American election process. J.
An effort to help Democrats win: Opposing view
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
are the last thing we need anywhere close to the American election process. J. Christian Adams is president of the Public Interest Legal Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to election integrity. Read or Share this story: http://usat.l... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
South Africans should live by constitutionof the constitution’s adoption. The constitution, the supreme law of the land,
South Africans should live by constitution
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
of the constitution’s adoption. The constitution, the supreme law of the land, was adopted on May 8 1996. It provides the legal foundation for the existence of the republic, sets out the rights and duties of its citizens, and defines the structure... Read more
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Daily Record
Shrink government to avoid collapseto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Shrink government to avoid collapse
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska company seeks ruling that permafrost can't be wetlandproperty on which the company hopes to move. The holding company, Tin Cup LLC,
Alaska company seeks ruling that permafrost can't be wetland
Juneau Empire / Posted 25 days ago
property on which the company hopes to move. The holding company, Tin Cup LLC, is represented by the Pacific Legal Foundation, which litigates on behalf of private property rights and limited government. Wetlands are valuable for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lawsuit targets St. Louis-area school desegregation planDepartment of Elementary and Secondary Education said in a statement. But Whit
Lawsuit targets St. Louis-area school desegregation plan
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education said in a statement. 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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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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First Coast News
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
First Coast News / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
KTVB Boise / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proofto do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state o
Glenn Reynolds: How to make the U.S. collapse-proof
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 26 days ago
to do things to break the web somehow. A very small example: In my home state of Tennessee, a libertarian public interest legal foundation is challenging laws that require a state license — to shampoo hair. By protecting hairdressers from... Read more
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