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


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


New York Times
Ruling in Mexico Sets Into Motion Legal Marijuana
New York Times
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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Gallup: Support for legal marijuana at an all-time high and likely to grow – Washington Post (blog)


Washington Post (blog)
Gallup: Support for legal marijuana at an all-time high and likely to grow
Washington Post (blog)
Nearly two years after the nation's first recreational marijuana shop opened in Colorado, American support for legal pot has tied an all-time high and is likely to increase, according to new numbers released today by Gallup. Fifty eight percent of
Majority of Americans continues to favor legal marijuana use: GallupReuters
Poll: Majority of Americans Think Weed Should be LegalNewsweek
In U.S., 58% Back Legal Marijuana Use – GallupGallup
JAMA Psychiatry – JAMA Network
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Citigroup Profit Jumps on Lower Legal Expenses – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
Citigroup Profit Jumps on Lower Legal Expenses
Wall Street Journal
That was largely because legal and related costs were down sharply, to $376 million from $1.55 billion a year ago, when the bank was preparing for an industry-wide settlement over the manipulation of foreign-exchange rates. Write to Christina Rexrode
At Citigroup, Steep Drop In Legal Costs Helps Drive Rising ProfitsForbes
Citigroup Profit Jumps on Lower Legal Expenses — UpdateNasdaq
Citigroup Gets Earnings Boost From Lower Legal Bills, Tax RateTheStreet.com
RTT News –State Journal
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The Verdict Is In: Internet Searches Gaining Traction In Legal Referrals – Search Engine Land


Search Engine Land
The Verdict Is In: Internet Searches Gaining Traction In Legal Referrals
Search Engine Land
Although past generations typically relied on word-of-mouth referrals to find an attorney, new research shows that 18- to 24-year-olds are relying more on internet searches to find legal counsel. Armed with this knowledge, it can be helpful to