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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)


The Hill (blog)
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


Los Angeles Times
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
Village Voice –Buffalo News –Governor Andrew M. Cuomo – New York State
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The patented “superformula” that could cause a legal headache for No Man’s Sky – Ars Technica


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The patented “superformula” that could cause a legal headache for No Man's Sky
Ars Technica
But it could run into legal trouble for using the formula in a specific way that's outlined in the patent. And while Genicap's patent calls out the formula's potential use in "graphics programs (e.g., 2D, 3D, etc.); CAD software; finite element
No Man's Sky Faces More Potential Legal Troubles Over Formula That Produces Its Beautiful VisualsThe Mary Sue
No Man's Sky is facing more legal issuesKitGuru

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China’s Legal Scholars Are Less Credible After South China… – Foreign Policy (blog)


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China's Legal Scholars Are Less Credible After South China…
Foreign Policy (blog)
State broadcaster China Central Television America recently reported that “300 Chinese legal experts” reached a “unanimous” opinion that “China should abstain from participating in the case, because the arbitration panel has no jurisdiction over the
China may be looking at more legal battles in the disputed waters of the South China SeaBusiness Insider

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Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis Is In Legal Trouble Again – ThinkProgress


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Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis Is In Legal Trouble Again
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It's been some time since Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was in the news, in part because Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (R) removed county clerks' names from marriage licenses, mooting much of the controversy she started by refusing to issue licenses to …

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