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How media coverage of terrorism endorses a legal double standard – Columbia Journalism Review

How media coverage of terrorism endorses a legal double standard
Columbia Journalism Review
On June 17, 2016, Dylann Roof entered a predominantly black church In Charleston, South Carolina, and opened fire. When he was done, nine people lay dead around him. For a few days after Roof's grisly act, a debate raged in the media over whether the …


Playboy’s legal victory could change your freedom to link – Engadget


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Playboy's legal victory could change your freedom to link
Engadget
A European legal battle may have just set precedent for when you can and cannot link to material without permission. Playboy's Dutch publisher Sanoma sued commercial media site GeenStijl to take down links to their photos of a TV celebrity, claiming it …

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Bank Groups Weigh Legal Challenge to Fed Stress Tests – Wall Street Journal


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Bank Groups Weigh Legal Challenge to Fed Stress Tests
Wall Street Journal
Bank trade groups and industry advisers are debating the possibility of legally challenging the Federal Reserve in an attempt to force changes to annual “stress tests” of the biggest U.S. lenders, people familiar with the talks said. Even if banks

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Trump: No legal status for undocumented immigrants – CNN


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Trump: No legal status for undocumented immigrants
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Washington (CNN) Donald Trump ruled out Thursday a pathway to legal status for undocumented immigrants in the United States, walking back comments he made earlier this week in which he appeared open to the idea. But the Republican nominee …
Trump, shifting back, now says no legal status for all 11 million illegal immigrantsWashington Post
Donald Trump in favor of immigration reform, softening stance on his signature issueThe Guardian

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Comey’s legal error undermines law enforcement with ‘Clinton Defense’ – The Hill (blog)


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Comey's legal error undermines law enforcement with 'Clinton Defense'
The Hill (blog)
In doing so, he ignored one statute (18 USC 793 (f) related to gross negligence — see the recent The Hill article on the execution of an Iranian spy) — apparently disregarded the knowing destruction of government documents, and then, perhaps of equal


TMZ wins legal battle with Starline Tours, deputies raid tour bus offices to collect cash – Los Angeles Times


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TMZ wins legal battle with Starline Tours, deputies raid tour bus offices to collect cash
Los Angeles Times
As divorces go, this one is ugly even by Tinseltown standards: Celebrity news operation TMZ called in Los Angeles sheriff's deputies to raid the Hollywood Boulevard offices of former partner Starline Tours to collect on a court judgment won by TMZ. The


DraftKings and FanDuel Are Once Again Legal in New York – Fortune


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DraftKings and FanDuel Are Once Again Legal in New York
Fortune
While the new law is a big win for FanDuel and DraftKings in one of the country's largest markets for sports fans, the sites aren't completely out of the water yet, as they continue to throw large amounts of money at various legal battles in several
DraftKings and FanDuel are now legal again in New York stateThe Verge
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs law making DraftKings, FanDuel, and daily fantasy sports legal in New YorkBusiness Insider
Daily Fantasy Sports Is Back In Business In New York: Gov. Cuomo Signs BillLegal Sports Report
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