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Newsmax
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Mormons in AmericaMembers of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are important leader
Newsmax's 50 Most Influential Mormons in America
Newsmax / Posted an hour ago
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are important leaders in many fields, including government, economics, entertainment, science, education, and sports. Most would agree Mormons “over index” in many fields that affect millions... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Retrial ordered in suit over man's killing by California cop(AP) A federal appeals court ordered a new trial Wednesday in a lawsuit brought
Retrial ordered in suit over man's killing by California cop
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted an hour ago
(AP) A federal appeals court ordered a new trial Wednesday in a lawsuit brought by the mother of a gang member whose killing by an Anaheim police officer four years ago sparked nights of raucous protests. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Tribe applauds Justice Department for challenging court rulingSTATE HOUSE, BOSTON, AUG. 24, 2016…..The Obama administration on Wednesday chal
Tribe applauds Justice Department for challenging court ruling
WWLP Springfield / Posted an hour ago
STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, AUG. 24, 2016…..The Obama administration on Wednesday challenged a federal court ruling that would strip the Mashpee Wampanoag of its tribal land in southeastern Massachusetts, according to the tribe, reigniting hope for the... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly needs a new D.A. - and a new kind of D.A.I can remember a time when Seth Williams seemed like a breath of fresh air. Lyn
Philly needs a new D.A. - and a new kind of D.A.
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
I can remember a time when Seth Williams seemed like a breath of fresh air. Lynne Abraham had been Philadelphia's district attorney for 14 long years -- long enough to win a New York Times Magazine profile as America's "Deadliest D.A." and enshrine a... Read more
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CNBC
Shares of Teva Pharmaceuticals fall after US Patent Office invalidates two patentsMylan had filed a total of four claims related to Copaxone 40 mg. The two paten
Shares of Teva Pharmaceuticals fall after US Patent Office invalidates two patents
CNBC / Posted 4 hours ago
Mylan had filed a total of four claims related to Copaxone 40 mg. The two patents invalidated on Wednesday are owned by Yeda Research & Development and licensed to Teva. The involved parties are still waiting on a ruling for a third patent, which is... Read more
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Reuters
Puerto Rico cannot enforce a Wal-Mart tax: U.S. appeals courta Wal-Mart Stores Inc company distribution center in Bentonville, Arkansas June
Puerto Rico cannot enforce a Wal-Mart tax: U.S. appeals court
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
a Wal-Mart Stores Inc company distribution center in Bentonville, Arkansas June 6, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking NEW YORK A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday said cash-strapped Puerto Rico cannot force Wal-Mart Stores Inc's (WMT.N) affiliate on the... Read more
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Officer.com
Appeals Court Overturns Verdict Clearing OfficersANAHEIM, California -- A federal jury decision that absolved Anaheim police in
Appeals Court Overturns Verdict Clearing Officers
Officer.com / Posted 4 hours ago
ANAHEIM, California -- A federal jury decision that absolved Anaheim police in a shooting of an unarmed man was influenced by inflammatory, graphic and irrelevant evidence and must be overturned, a federal appeals court decided unanimously... Read more
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Business Wire
Teva Confirms PTAB’s Decisions on Two Patents in IPR Challenge to COPAXONE® 40 mgconfirmed the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decisions from an Inter Part
Teva Confirms PTAB’s Decisions on Two Patents in IPR Challenge to COPAXONE® 40 mg
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
confirmed the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decisions from an Inter Partes Review (IPR) to invalidate all claims of the ‘250 and ‘413 patents for 40 mg COPAXONE® (glatiramer acetate injection). Teva plans to appeal to the United States... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
New trial ordered in suit over man's killing by Anaheim copLOS ANGELES (AP) - A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial in a lawsuit
New trial ordered in suit over man's killing by Anaheim cop
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial in a lawsuit brought by the mother of an Anaheim gang member whose killing by a police officer four years ago sparked nights of protests and riots. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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Daily Journal
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Record / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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York Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
York Daily Record / Posted 6 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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Billboard
'Blurred Lines' Creators Urge Appeals Court to Reverse Marvin Gaye Family's Trial Victory"Blurred Lines," the monster hit by Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams that was
'Blurred Lines' Creators Urge Appeals Court to Reverse Marvin Gaye Family's Trial Victory
Billboard / Posted 6 hours ago
"Blurred Lines," the monster hit by Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams that was condemned as a copyright infringement of Marvin Gaye's "Got to Give It Up" by a California jury in March 2015. On Wednesday, Williams, Thicke and rapper T.I (aka... Read more
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USA Today
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesto clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prev
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
USA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but an analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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The Hill
BlackBerry wins appeal in case over stock priceThe 2nd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Wednesday upheld a lower court's rulin
BlackBerry wins appeal in case over stock price
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
The 2nd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Wednesday upheld a lower court's ruling dismissing a case that alleged BlackBerry misled investors to prop up the company's share price. The lawsuit said phone-maker tried to conceal the poor sales of its Z10... Read more
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The Forward
Federal Court Rules Against Rocket Victims in Hezbollah Bank SuitA U.S. court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by victims of Hezbollah rocket att
Federal Court Rules Against Rocket Victims in Hezbollah Bank Suit
The Forward / Posted 9 hours ago
A U.S. court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by victims of Hezbollah rocket attacks in Israel who sought to hold Lebanese Canadian Bank SAL liable for financing Hezbollah through its New York account with American Express Bank. By a 3-0 vote, the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Appeals court dashes hopes for foreclosed home investorsCARSON CITY — Real estate investors who took advantage of a Nevada law during t
Appeals court dashes hopes for foreclosed home investors
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 10 hours ago
CARSON CITY — Real estate investors who took advantage of a Nevada law during the foreclosure crisis to acquire several thousand foreclosed homes at bargain prices got what could be bad news recently courtesy of the Ninth Circuit Court of... Read more
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NBC News
Do voter purges discriminate against the poor and minorities?Editor's Note: This report is part of a project on voting rights in America pro
Do voter purges discriminate against the poor and minorities?
NBC News / Posted 10 hours ago
Editor's Note: This report is part of a project on voting rights in America produced by the Carnegie-Knight News21 program. SPARTA, Ga. - The cleansing of America's voter registration rolls occurs every two years and has become a legal battleground... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Retired Bankruptcy Judge Tom Stinnett Dies At 72Retired Chattanooga Bankruptcy Court Judge Robert Thomas "Tom" Stinnett died Tu
Retired Bankruptcy Judge Tom Stinnett Dies At 72
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
Retired Chattanooga Bankruptcy Court Judge Robert Thomas "Tom" Stinnett died Tuesday at the age of 72. Judge Stinnett had retired effective Jan. 3, 2010, after reaching age 65. The native of Nashville was practicing law in Knoxville with the firm... Read more
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Business Wire
Judge Philip A. Brimmer to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Tenth CircuitBrimmer is a federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of Colo
Judge Philip A. Brimmer to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Tenth Circuit
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
Brimmer is a federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. He joined the court in 2008 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. He served previously as Chief of the Special Prosecutions Section in the U.S.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What's next for the fight over voting in Ohio?The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal g
What's next for the fight over voting in Ohio?
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know Want to know what’s happening in Ohio government and politics from Columbus to Washington, D.C.? The... Read more
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NBC News
Trans students and parents grapple with summer of legal setbacksAs Melissa Baize drove her 10-year-old son to his first day of fifth grade Mond
Trans students and parents grapple with summer of legal setbacks
NBC News / Posted 16 hours ago
As Melissa Baize drove her 10-year-old son to his first day of fifth grade Monday, her mind raced with a flurry of concerns familiar to any parent whose child has ever started at a new school. "I hope he makes new friends. I hope he's not too shy. I... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville cleared in firefighters' lawsuitTALLAHASSEE | In an issue that goes back decades, a federal appeals court said
Jacksonville cleared in firefighters' lawsuit
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE | In an issue that goes back decades, a federal appeals court said Tuesday that the city of Jacksonville should not be held in contempt for its handling of an agreement that required hiring more black firefighters. The case stemmed from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Toss or cut term, 8th Circuit asked in Maggio appealA federal appeals court should overturn Michael Maggio's bribery conviction but
Toss or cut term, 8th Circuit asked in Maggio appeal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
A federal appeals court should overturn Michael Maggio's bribery conviction but, if not, at least reduce the former judge's 10-year prison sentence, considering the lighter punishments given to others, including former Arkansas Treasurer Martha... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesover whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 hours ago
over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but a News21 analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
New laws leave voters to navigate maze of requirementsCINCINNATI — With the presidential election less than three months away, millio
New laws leave voters to navigate maze of requirements
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 hours ago
CINCINNATI — With the presidential election less than three months away, millions of Americans will be navigating new requirements for voting — if they can vote at all — as state leaders implement dozens of new restrictions that could make it more... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Court: Early-voting trim in Ohio is OKThe Associated Press COLUMBUS - A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld an Ohio
Court: Early-voting trim in Ohio is OK
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
The Associated Press COLUMBUS - A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld an Ohio law that trims a week of early voting in the swing state, reversing a judge's decision that had restored the time. Democrats had challenged a series of Republican-backed... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Secretary of state pleased by Ohio voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Secretary of state pleased by Ohio voting ruling
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 21 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Ohio's elections chief is praising a ruling from a federal appeals court that upholds a state law... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting ruling
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 21 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Ohio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that upholds a state law trimming... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fed appellate court knocks down ‘Golden Week’COLUMBUS A federal appeals court reversed a lower-court decision, undoing the
Fed appellate court knocks down ‘Golden Week’
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 hours ago
COLUMBUS A federal appeals court reversed a lower-court decision, undoing the reinstatement of Ohio’s Golden Week and blocking eligible residents from registering to vote and casting ballots on the same day. The 2-1 decision Tuesday from a panel of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting ruling
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Ohio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that upholds a state law trimming... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Appeals court: Week of early voting shouldn't return to OhioCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld an Ohio law tha
Appeals court: Week of early voting shouldn't return to Ohio
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld an Ohio law that trims a week of early voting in the swing state, reversing a judge's decision that had restored the time. Democrats had challenged a series of Republican-backed changes... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting ruling
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Ohio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that upholds a state law trimming... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Secretary of state pleased by Ohio voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Secretary of state pleased by Ohio voting ruling
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Ohio's elections chief is praising a ruling from a federal appeals court that upholds a state law... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting rulingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that uph
Ohio Democrats disappointed with voting ruling
The Marietta Times / Posted 23 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court's decision that upholds a cut to early voting in Ohio (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Ohio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that upholds a state law trimming... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Federal appeals court rescinds simultaneous registration, voting in OhioA federal appeals court reversed a lower-court decision, undoing the reinstatem
Federal appeals court rescinds simultaneous registration, voting in Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 hours ago
A federal appeals court reversed a lower-court decision, undoing the reinstatement of Ohio’s Golden Week and blocking eligible residents from registering to vote and casting ballots on the same day. The 2-1 decision Tuesday from a panel of the U.S.... Read more
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Philly.com
Federal appeals court orders a new trial in 1991 murder of 17-old girl killed for her earringsA federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a Philadelphia man sentenced to die
Federal appeals court orders a new trial in 1991 murder of 17-old girl killed for her earrings
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a Philadelphia man sentenced to die for the 1991 murder of a teenage girl who was killed for her earrings should be freed or granted a new trial because evidence suggesting his innocence was withheld by... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Expert: Low-tech A/C units reducing heat on state death row(AP) An expert appointed by a federal judge has testified that a portable air c
Expert: Low-tech A/C units reducing heat on state death row
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
(AP) An expert appointed by a federal judge has testified that a portable air conditioner consisting of an ice chest, a fan and an air duct has a high potential for helping drop the extreme heat indexes on Louisiana's death row that threaten three... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Friends of Legacy Play Village propose park rebuildwith her at State More than half the people outside the government who met wit
Friends of Legacy Play Village propose park rebuild
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
with her at State More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money to the Clinton Foundation - either personally or through companies or groups. It's an... More than half... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Court rejects restoring week of early votingOhio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that uphold
Court rejects restoring week of early voting
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Ohio Democrats are disappointed with a federal appeals court ruling that upholds a state law trimming early voting. The Ohio Democratic Party is among the plaintiffs who challenged a series of Republican-backed voting changes, alleging they... Read more
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Raw Story
Kris Kobach asks federal appeals court to reinstall voter ID rules in KansasKansas on Tuesday asked a U.S. appeals court to reinstate rules requiring proof
Kris Kobach asks federal appeals court to reinstall voter ID rules in Kansas
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Kansas on Tuesday asked a U.S. appeals court to reinstate rules requiring proof of U.S. citizenship from people registering to vote, the latest political battle over stringent identification laws enacted in Republican-led states ahead of the 2016... Read more
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Reuters
Kansas asks U.S. appeals court to reinstate strict voter ID ruleKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach talks about the Kansas voter ID law that
Kansas asks U.S. appeals court to reinstate strict voter ID rule
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach talks about the Kansas voter ID law that he pushed to combat what he believes to be rampant voter fraud in the United States in his Topeka, Kansas, U.S., office May 12, 2016. REUTERS/Dave Kaup DENVER Kansas on... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersto ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
to ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The parsing is a conditioned reflex. Scrutiny of any presidential candidate's statements is warranted. In Trump's case, a thorough combing of each lyric is necessary... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersto ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
to ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The parsing is a conditioned reflex. Scrutiny of any presidential candidate's statements is warranted. In Trump's case, a thorough combing of each lyric is necessary... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersto ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
to ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The parsing is a conditioned reflex. Scrutiny of any presidential candidate's statements is warranted. In Trump's case, a thorough combing of each lyric is necessary... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersto ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
to ascertain whether it really was an apology. We're about to do the same. The parsing is a conditioned reflex. Scrutiny of any presidential candidate's statements is warranted. In Trump's case, a thorough combing of each lyric is necessary... Read more
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