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Now Amber Heard hires another lawyer to FORCE two insurance firms to pick up her ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2022
The actress has also recently hired Kirk Pasich on her legal team in an attempt to get multiple insurance companies to cover her legal bills, which may surpass $15million, according to Puck News ... insurance companies to help cover her legal bills, which may surpass $15million.

Newsom signs bill allowing California IDs for immigrants in the country illegally

Finger Lakes Times 28 Sep 2022
Gavin Newsom has signed into law Assembly Bill 1766, also known as “California IDs for All.” Under the bill signed last week, California ID eligibility will be expanded for close to 2 million people who lack legal status ... Legal Resource Center, which co-sponsored the bill.

Marijuana laws expanding cannabis access cause confusion in Louisiana medical community

Plaquemine Post South 28 Sep 2022
Do they go far enough?.Louisiana House panel advances bills to expand medical marijuana. "The fact is this is a legal medicine and we have to get this right," McFarland said ...Act 473 (House Bill 629) by Rep ... ► Act 651 (House Bill 988) by Rep ... ► Act 499 (House Bill 775) by Rep ... ► Act 444 (House Bill 190) by Rep ... ► Act 478 (House Bill 234) by Rep.

Manchin ends pipeline push, easing path for spending bill

The North Platte Telegraph 28 Sep 2022
A procedural vote Tuesday to advance the funding bill succeeded easily, 72-23, after Democrats announced that the West Virginia senator's proposal would be stripped from the final legislation ... The bill would have effectively approved the pipeline and steered legal challenges to a different federal court.

Ted Cruz votes against bipartisan bill to stop another insurrection

Raw Story 28 Sep 2022
The bill, dubbed the Electoral Count Reform and Presidential Transition Improvement Act, aims to prevent another attack on the U.S ... “This bill is a bad bill. This bill is bad law ... Shelley Moore Capito, R-West Virginia, was part of the working group for the bill and said it was the product of weeks of negotiations and consultations with legal experts.

South Carolina lawmakers won't pass stricter abortion laws

The North Platte Telegraph 28 Sep 2022
A House vote Tuesday likely killed the bill for this session ... John McCravy, the Republican sponsor of the House bill, said he was stunned to see support for a total ban evaporate after Roe v ... “I support a stronger pro-life bill ... The Senate bill also required DNA from aborted fetuses in pregnancies caused by rape to be collected for police.

Truth Check: Super PAC says Caraveo is too radical

Fox31 Denver 28 Sep 2022
The District 8 candidate is a pediatrician and former House Health and Insurance Committee vice chair who's known for sponsoring bills addressing climate change and limiting the usage of ketamine following the death of Elijah McClain. Colorado voters are against legalizing magic mushrooms, but some are undecided.

McConnell says he supports Senate’s electoral count reform bill

Sandhills Express 28 Sep 2022
The Senate Rules Committee on Tuesday voted to advance the bill, with GOP Sen ... The Senate wrapped up their votes for the week and is expected to consider legislation for legalizing marijuana and the House-approved bill protecting same-sex marriage ... “Our bipartisan bill is backed by ...

Joe Manchin Suffers Big Loss After Senators Tank His Pipeline Plan

Yahoo Daily News 28 Sep 2022
Joe Manchin’s proposed energy plan from a must-pass government funding bill on Tuesday after it became clear it lacked the necessary bipartisan support to advance in the Senate ... Tim Kaine (D-Va.), meanwhile, ripped provisions in the bill requiring construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline, whose approval has faced legal challenges.

Opposition leaders continue criticism of Abe state funeral

Asahi News 28 Sep 2022
27. Izumi said Prime Minister Fumio Kishida still has not sufficiently explained issues surrounding the state funeral, such as why taxpayers are footing the bill and the lack of a legal basis for the event ... 3 ... A legal decree on holding state funerals for former prime ministers became null and void when the postwar Constitution took effect ... .

Tax theft in Bihar: Goods worth crores seized from trains

The Times of India 28 Sep 2022
... state commercial taxes department conducted searches on four long-distance trains at three places this month in coordination with the railways and seized goods over several crores, as they were being transported without the back-up of legal papers, like invoice and e-way bills.

Opinion: Freedom of information in B.C. is not free (Opinion)

Castanet 28 Sep 2022
Since forming a majority in 2020, the NDP government under (Premier) John Horgan has often stopped the legislature from doing its job of checking that statutes are legally sound. In relation to recent changes to the FOI act through Bill 22, it rushed the bill’s passage by first limiting, and then closing, debate on it.

America is a new tax haven for the ultra-wealthy — and 13 states are holding ...

Business Insider 28 Sep 2022
Motorists ride on U.S. Interstate 90 near Sturgis, South Dakota. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst Right now, billions of dollars of assets are held in secretive trusts across the country ... All of the methodology the billionaires used on their tax bills was perfectly legal, exposing what experts say are some of the holes currently baked into the tax code ... ....

No such thing as a fetal heartbeat at 6 weeks? Like most things, the debate ...

The Grio 28 Sep 2022
OPINION ... This hasn’t stopped politicians with no medical training from using the arbitrary timeframe to pass abortion bans ... The “heartbeat bill” as it’s called ascertains that once the fetal heartbeat is detected, the unborn fetus must be legally allowed to live unless there is a medical emergency that threatens the pregnant woman’s life ... Dr ... .

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News-Press Now 28 Sep 2022
Plunging Russian gas supplies have caused prices to soar, pressuring governments to help ease the pain of sky-high energy bills for households and businesses as winter nears ... A House vote Tuesday likely killed the bill for this session ... "I support a stronger pro-life bill.

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