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Mobile County Commissioners express concerns over mounting legal bills to … – AL.com


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Mobile County Commissioners express concerns over mounting legal bills to
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Mobile County has been a "Ground Zero" in the same-sex legal battle in Alabama that led to the June 26 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to legalize gay and lesbian marriages nationwide. Davis has been named in several lawsuits brought by gay couples …

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In 2015, promising surveillance cases ran into legal brick walls – Ars Technica


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In 2015, promising surveillance cases ran into legal brick walls
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Today, the first Snowden disclosures in 2013 feel like a distant memory. The public perception of surveillance has changed dramatically since and, likewise, the battle to shape the legality and logistics of such snooping is continually evolving.


Mom continues legal fight to rescind daughter’s death ruling – Fox News


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Mom continues legal fight to rescind daughter's death ruling
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SAN FRANCISCO – A Northern California mother's two-year quest to have her brain-dead daughter declared legally alive moved to federal court Wednesday after attempts to secure an order from a state judge ended in failure. Lawyers for the mother of …
Family continues legal battle to have brain-dead girl declared aliveCBS News
Jahi McMath's Mother Continues Legal Fight to Reverse Daughter's Death Ruling NBC4 Washington

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Wireless charging fans, rejoice! Powermat says legal challenge is no more – CNET


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Wireless charging fans, rejoice! Powermat says legal challenge is no more
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Powermat, one of the key companies championing the technology, was able to fend off a lawsuit brought by some of its board members, including the former CEO and co-founder, the company said in a statement Thursday. The legal challenge, filed in a court …

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Exclusive: US has urged legal reforms abroad to block Islamic State recruits – Reuters


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Exclusive: US has urged legal reforms abroad to block Islamic State recruits
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U.S. officials began lobbying for European countries to enact legal changes targeting Islamic State as early as 2014. But the March 2015 memo details the steps the Justice Department has urged other governments to consider, including prosecuting
US offering legal tactics for other countries to use in apprehending Islamic Raw Story

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Patchwork of laws poses legal quicksand for fantasy sports – WCVB Boston


WCVB Boston
Patchwork of laws poses legal quicksand for fantasy sports
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SEATTLE —The New York attorney general's decision that daily fantasy sports betting sites FanDuel and DraftKings are illegal gambling operations in his state is a blow to the companies, but the multibillion-dollar industry could have more legal
FanDuel To NY Attorney General: Get Ready For A Legal ChallengeForbes
Response to New York Attorney General's Letter | FanDuel NewsroomFanDuel Newsroom
DraftKings – New York Attorney General – New York StateNew York Attorney General – New York State

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Ruling in Mexico Sets Into Motion Legal Marijuana – New York Times


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Ruling in Mexico Sets Into Motion Legal Marijuana
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The vote by the court's criminal chamber declared that individuals should have the right to grow and distribute marijuana for their personal use. While the ruling does not strike down current drug laws, it lays the groundwork for a wave of legal
Mexico court ruling could eventually lead to legal marijuanaBBC News
Mexican Supreme Court opens door to legalizing marijuanaCNN
Mexico supreme court opens door to legal recreational marijuana use with rulingNew York Daily News
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