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Reuters
Chinese government official sues exiled tycoon Guo for defamationsexual favors. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development
Reuters / Posted 19 minutes ago
sexual favors. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development, filed the complaint with the New York State Supreme Court on Wednesday, saying Guo's "false and outrageous" claims, made in a video published on YouTube in May,... Read more
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The Star
Chinese government official sues exiled tycoon Guo for defamationChina Morning Post Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural develop
The Star / Posted an hour ago
China Morning Post Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development, filed the complaint with the New York State Supreme Court on Wednesday, saying Guo's "false and outrageous" claims, made in a video published on YouTube in May,... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese government official sues exiled tycoon Guo for defamationsexual favors. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
sexual favors. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development, filed the complaint with the New York State Supreme Court on Wednesday, saying Guo's "false and outrageous" claims, made in a video published on YouTube in May,... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Chinese government official sues exiled controversial tycoon for defamationsexual favours. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural developmen
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 hours ago
sexual favours. Huang Yan, vice-minister of housing and urban-rural development, filed the complaint with the New York State Supreme Court on Wednesday, saying Guo’s “false and outrageous” claims, made in a video published on YouTube in May,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Speaker changes, allows lawmakers to get pay raisefor the House and Senate, which the judge said effectively shut down the Legisl
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
for the House and Senate, which the judge said effectively shut down the Legislature. Dayton said he will appeal to the state Supreme Court. The Democratic governor said he issued the veto as a way to gain leverage over lawmakers in hopes they... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
School construction projects stalled or delayed across Washingtonbut it never came up on the floor for a vote all because the fight over water r
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 15 hours ago
but it never came up on the floor for a vote all because the fight over water rights. Known as the Hirst decision, a state supreme court ruling gave water drilling permitting rights to the counties drastically reducing residential wells. The... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Legislature needs to fix capital budget fiasco — soonyoked their approval of the capital budget to the water policy bill, known in O
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 hours ago
yoked their approval of the capital budget to the water policy bill, known in Olympia as the “Hirst fix” because a state Supreme Court ruling by that name effectively shut down well drilling in many rural parts of the state. As a result,... Read more
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Al.com
Department of Education lawyers say Pouncey conspiracy 'fiction'board on his investigation into anonymous allegations against Jefferson County
Al.com / Posted 16 hours ago
board on his investigation into anonymous allegations against Jefferson County Schools Superintendent Craig Pouncey. Former state Supreme Court Justice Bernard Harwood, who questioned the conclusions in Meyer's report, is in the center. State... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Kanawha County magistrate resigns amid complaintCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A Kanawha County magistrate has resigned a day after a
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 17 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A Kanawha County magistrate has resigned a day after a state Supreme Court administrator accused her of stealing from an association where she serves as treasurer. Media outlets reports Magistrate Julie Yeager resigned... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio Auditor: Withhold funding for giant online schoolstudents may take from home. ECOT fought and lost multiple court challenges, b
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
students may take from home. ECOT fought and lost multiple court challenges, but it still has appeals pending with the state Supreme Court. ECOT spokesman Neil Clark did not return messages seeking comment. Based on the 14,200 enrollment... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio Auditor: Withhold funding for giant online schoolstudents may take from home. ECOT fought and lost multiple court challenges, b
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 hours ago
students may take from home. ECOT fought and lost multiple court challenges, but it still has appeals pending with the state Supreme Court. ECOT spokesman Neil Clark did not return messages seeking comment. Based on the 14,200 enrollment... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Budget failure leaves Washington forests in jeopardy, DNR saysoperating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 hours ago
operating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over legislation aimed at overturning a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision. That ruling effectively limited the use of new domestic wells in certain... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Supreme Court sets Sept. 5 hearing on charter school fundingORLEANS (AP) - A case affecting funding for more than 30 Louisiana charter scho
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 hours ago
ORLEANS (AP) - A case affecting funding for more than 30 Louisiana charter schools is set for arguments Sept. 5 before the state Supreme Court. Charter schools are tax-funded public schools operated by independent organizations under charters... Read more
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The Columbian
DNR: Budget failure leaves Washington forests in jeopardyoperating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over
The Columbian / Posted 21 hours ago
operating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over legislation aimed at overturning a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision. That ruling effectively limited the use of new domestic wells in certain... Read more
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JTA
Shuttered Bronx synagogue becomes a dumping groundwhen it closed. Its last rabbi died in 2003, when the Orthodox synagogue was ba
JTA / Posted 21 hours ago
when it closed. Its last rabbi died in 2003, when the Orthodox synagogue was barely able to make a 10-man minyan for prayers. For years the congregation board was led by Abraham D. Levy, a retired justice of the state Supreme Court who died in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Mayor Wheeler presses for court ruling on compelling police to talk after use of deadly forceon the subject before a change is made, as Underhill is relying on a 1982 state
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 hours ago
on the subject before a change is made, as Underhill is relying on a 1982 state appellate court ruling, approved by the state Supreme Court, city attorneys said. Michael Gennaco, of the California-based OIR Group that's been hired by the city... Read more
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Salon.com
Can Donald Trump actually pardon himself?fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarl
Salon.com / Posted 22 hours ago
fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarly expansive view. In 1977, Florida’s State Supreme Court said that “An executive may grant a pardon for good reasons or bad, or for any reason at all, and his act... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Wisconsin bills move to relax property rulesthey couldn’t sell it or develop it and they deserved compensation. The high co
Finance and Commerce / Posted 23 hours ago
they couldn’t sell it or develop it and they deserved compensation. The high court rejected those arguments in June. The state Supreme Court ruled in May that a Trempealeau County environmental committee was within its jurisdiction when it denied... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Local death penalty opponents decry Ohio’s plans to resume executionsacquitted, two settled and there was one finding of guilt,” but without a sente
Yellow Springs News / Posted 23 hours ago
acquitted, two settled and there was one finding of guilt,” but without a sentence of death. He was also on the state Supreme Court task force. “We submitted many suggestions to the Legislature.” Rion said the planned resumption of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Court upholds lighter sentence in sexual assault casehe had not properly balanced the goals of punishment, deterrence and rehabilita
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
he had not properly balanced the goals of punishment, deterrence and rehabilitation. After prosecutors objected, the state Supreme Court ruled that Garfunkel had the authority to revise the sentence, and sent the case back to him. But he has... Read more
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Raw Story
Can Trump use the presidential pardon to thwart the Russia investigations?fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarl
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarly expansive view. In 1977, Florida’s State Supreme Court said that “An executive may grant a pardon for good reasons or bad, or for any reason at all, and his act... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Blame flies as Washington Legislature adjourns 3rd special sessionoperating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
operating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over legislation aimed at overturning a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision. That ruling effectively limited the use of new domestic wells in certain... Read more
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The Columbian
Legislature overview: Clark County made strides in Olympiatime and energy in the Legislature’s regular session and three special sessions
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
time and energy in the Legislature’s regular session and three special sessions was school funding. In 2012, the Washington State Supreme Court issued what’s known as the McCleary decision, which ordered the state to fully fund basic education and... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos pushes for school choice, vouchers in Denverfrom the predecessor program. On June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court sent the Doug
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
from the predecessor program. On June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court sent the Douglas County case back to Colorado saying the state Supreme Court must reconsider its 2015 ruling in light of its ruling on a similar case in Missouri. The Justices ruled... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Legislature adjourns without capital budgetthat has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
that has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House and Senate say that a fix to a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision must be passed first. That court ruling effectively limited the use of new... Read more
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NZCity
A judge has stopped an "outrageous and grossly offensive" auction of "deeply personal" items owned by Madonnaauctioning of the Shakur letter, as I had no idea that the Shakur letter was no
NZCity / Posted yesterday
auctioning of the Shakur letter, as I had no idea that the Shakur letter was no longer in my possession." Manhattan State Supreme Court Judge Gerald Leibovitz sided with the 'Hung Up' singer and has ordered 22 items - including personal... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Washington lawmakers adjourn special session, fail to pass capital budgetthat has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
that has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House and Senate say that a fix to a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision must be passed first. That court ruling effectively limited the use of new... Read more
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Business Standard India
Can Trump use the presidential pardon to thwart the Russia investigations?fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarl
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
fettered or embarrassed.” Throughout our history, courts have taken a similarly expansive view. In 1977, Florida’s State Supreme Court said that “An executive may grant a pardon for good reasons or bad, or for any reason at all, and his act... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Washington legislature adjourns without capital budgetthat has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
that has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House and Senate say that a fix to a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision must be passed first. That court ruling effectively limited the use of new... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Democrats hurt by gerrymandering, but not hereto contend with Republican governors, after the 1970 and 1990 censuses, politic
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted yesterday
to contend with Republican governors, after the 1970 and 1990 censuses, political deadlocks shifted redistricting to the state Supreme Court, which appointed special “masters” to draw new districts. In 1980, when Democrats controlled everything,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
The fight over water rights preventing state capital budget from passing, school construction and jobs in jeopardyDino Rossi said. Republicans want a permanent fix to how water rights are dist
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
Dino Rossi said. Republicans want a permanent fix to how water rights are distributed after a ruling last year by the state supreme court. The ruling, called the Hirst decision, put permitting for water drilling back in the hands of counties... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Washington lawmakers can't even agree to adjournthat has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
that has already been agreed to by all four caucuses. Republicans in the House and Senate say that a fix to a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision must be passed first. That court ruling effectively limited the use of new... Read more
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The Columbian
Washington Legislature letting clock run out on sessionoperating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
operating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over legislation aimed at overturning a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision. That ruling effectively limited the use of new domestic wells in certain... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Annette Bosworth Reacts To Supreme Court Rulingher record. Attorney General Marty Jackley, whose office prosecuted the case a
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
her record. Attorney General Marty Jackley, whose office prosecuted the case against Bosworth, issued a statement on the state supreme court saying "today's decision upholds and protects the integrity of our institutions and elections in South... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Washington Legislature letting clock run out on sessionoperating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
operating budget to avert a partial government shutdown, then by a dispute over legislation aimed at overturning a recent state Supreme Court known as the Hirst decision. That ruling effectively limited the use of new domestic wells in certain... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Senate Aiming to Move Divisive Bills at Breakneck Pacesession's workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas' school f
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
session's workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas' school finance system, which the all-Republican state Supreme Court declared barely constitutional last year. "I'm immediately adding all the remaining items on my special... Read more
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Philly.com
Welcome, Ms. Interim: Here's what not to doresigned to run for mayor. In a 39-37 vote, she edged out fellow Common Pleas J
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
resigned to run for mayor. In a 39-37 vote, she edged out fellow Common Pleas Judge Russell Nigro, who was elected to the state Supreme Court four years later. (Earlier in her career, Abraham had been an assistant district attorney.) I don’t know... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
State court: new elections board can stay vacantalso oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a ho
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
also oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a holding pattern that could last months. The state Supreme Court on Thursday said Gov. Roy Cooper isn't required to appoint members of the new state elections and ethics... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC elections and ethics oversight is frozen between old and new, with local votes approachingNC's merger of elections and ethics halted while Governor Roy Cooper's lawsuit
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
NC's merger of elections and ethics halted while Governor Roy Cooper's lawsuit pends | News & Observer The state Supreme Court froze any further action in the revamp of the state elections board and ethics commission while a lawsuit challenging the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
North Carolina court: new elections board can stay vacantalso oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a ho
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
also oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a holding pattern that could last months. The state Supreme Court on Thursday said Gov. Roy Cooper isn't required to appoint members of the new state elections and ethics... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Man who bit cop's face in New Year's Day struggle gets 7 years in prisontime of his arrest, the defendant was on probation for assaulting a cop in Janu
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
time of his arrest, the defendant was on probation for assaulting a cop in January 2014. In May, Lumsden pleaded guilty in state Supreme Court, St. George, to attempted first-degree assault and second-degree criminal weapon possession. Besides... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina court: new elections board can stay vacantalso oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a ho
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
also oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a holding pattern that could last months. The state Supreme Court on Thursday said Gov. Roy Cooper isn't required to appoint members of the new state elections and ethics... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
North Carolina court: new elections board can stay vacantalso oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a ho
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
also oversees ethics and lobbying controversies can stay in limbo for now, a holding pattern that could last months. The state Supreme Court on Thursday said Gov. Roy Cooper isn't required to appoint members of the new state elections and ethics... Read more
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NJ.com
Sex offender can be charged for volunteering at church youth group, N.J. court rulestried for violating Megan's Law by volunteering for his church's youth group ye
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
tried for violating Megan's Law by volunteering for his church's youth group years after he was released from prison. The state Supreme Court unanimously found the church's youth ministry wasn't exempt from the definition of a "youth serving... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Panel approves rules enforcing voter ID law in Arkansasstatement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
statement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely mirrors a voter ID requirement that the state Supreme Court struck down in 2014 as unconstitutional. The 2018 ballot will also feature a constitutional amendment... Read more
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The Hill
On voter privacy, we've taken one step forward and two steps backhomes of civilians in Wisconsin who supported the policy goals of Gov. Scott Wa
The Hill / Posted yesterday
homes of civilians in Wisconsin who supported the policy goals of Gov. Scott Walker were invaded by police. Thankfully, the state Supreme Court later ruled the prosecution was improper. It’s also worth remembering the initial reason why privacy in... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas panel approves rules enforcing voter ID lawstatement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
statement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely mirrors a voter ID requirement that the state Supreme Court struck down in 2014 as unconstitutional. The 2018 ballot will also feature a constitutional amendment... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas panel approves rules enforcing voter ID lawstatement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
statement saying they're registered to vote in the state. The new law closely mirrors a voter ID requirement that the state Supreme Court struck down in 2014 as unconstitutional. The 2018 ballot will also feature a constitutional amendment... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck pacesession's workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas' school f
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
session's workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas' school finance system, which the all-Republican state Supreme Court declared barely constitutional last year. "I'm immediately adding all the remaining items on my special... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Senate Aiming To Move Divisive Bills At Breakneck Pacesession’s workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas’ school f
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
session’s workload even further to include proposals to improve Texas’ school finance system, which the all-Republican state Supreme Court declared barely constitutional last year. “I’m immediately adding all the remaining items on my special... Read more
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