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75 headlines found matching 'laws'
Tue June 30, 2015
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
ISIS modernizes its religious laws to 15th century standards, begins executing women for witchcraft and sorcery
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(Orlando Sentinel)
 
 
 
Starting tomorrow in Florida, you will be able to buy "64-ounce beer containers known as 'growlers' and get them filled at breweries." And here are the rest of the new laws that take effect in our favorite state July 1
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Sun June 28, 2015
(Vice)
 
 
 
"A judge in California just awarded a drone pilot $850 in a lawsuit after a neighbor shotgunned one of his custom-built drones." Tag is for the neighbor
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
"Australian MP sparks outrage by blaming same-sex marriage on America's weak gun laws." What?
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(The Age (Melbourne))
 
 
 
Looking into Australia's new anti-piracy laws. So, with pirate websites blocked, pirates will need to use a VPN? And if they use a VPN, the rights holders can't track them? Did they think this through?
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(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
You know how the old saying goes, "The public really doesn't want to know how hot dogs and laws are made"? It turns out you really don't want to know how hot dogs are made
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Sat June 27, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
DeadmauFive and Disney settle lawsuit over whether or not one can copyright a cartoon mouse head. Well, it's not like it matters; in five years, people will still buy Disney products, but they'll have forgotten all about Deadmouse
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Fri June 26, 2015
(Entertainment Weekly)
 
 
 
The lawsuit alleging plagiarism over Frozen? Looks like Disney has....................let it go
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Local economy hindered by restrictive religious laws. Difficulty: Not a Muslim nation. Extreme Difficulty: Not Christian, either
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Thu June 25, 2015
(Leesburg Today)
 
 
 
Northern Va school district reverses its vote to name its next middle school after a VA lawmaker who was responsible for enacting the state's Jim Crow laws. Board members admit they just didn't do their homework on this guy
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Wed June 24, 2015
(The Age (Melbourne))
 
 
 
You know, I usually laugh and shrug when I hear about somebody winning $500,000 in a lawsuit against their doctor. But this time, I think the guy deserved more. Much, much more
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Wed June 17, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
You might want to sit down for this, D.C. Farkers, but a federal investigation of the Metro has discovered significant flaws, including being "chronically understaffed and chaotic." You'll post here once you're finished choking on smoke
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Tue June 16, 2015
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Question #7 - If an SAT printing error gives the wrong amount of time needed to complete a portion of the test, how long before the first student lawsuit is filed? Show all work
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Sat June 13, 2015
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
Lawsuit claims man died of a botched pedicure. Attorneys for the man's family vow the responsible parties will know the agony of defeat
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Thu June 11, 2015
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
North Carolina has decided its budget surplus is so large, it's trolling for lawsuits ahead of the SCOTUS rulling on Marriage Equality
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Tue June 09, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
If you thought the NSA would simply ignore American surveillance laws, you were correct
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Caitlyn Jenner hit with second lawsuit from fatal Malibu car accident. Court papers indicate that she was planning to change direction
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Fri June 05, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Three years ago, this kid was lured into a death chamber complete with his pre-dug grave and shot in the head by his in-laws. He lived. He set himself on fire today ... and lived again
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Abbott & Costello heirs sue play over "Who's on First?" routine, hope lawsuit gets all the way to third base
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Tue June 02, 2015
(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
KFC to Chinese businesses: "No, we don't raise mutant chickens with extra legs and wings. So please accept this $245,000 lawsuit with our best wishes"
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Mon June 01, 2015
(SFBay.ca)
 
 
 
Wackos inundate California town after city council outlaws space-based weapons. Mayor Butt calls for calm
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(Des Moines Register)
 
 
 
Send a quart of cow manure in the mail to a neighbor in response to a lawsuit over your barking dog? That's a misdemeanor charge of third-degree harassment, a possible 30 days in jail and a $625 fine
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Sat May 30, 2015
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
French Linux company Mandriva was killed by employee lawsuits
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Thu May 21, 2015
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Federal Judge overseeing civil rights lawsuits against the Maricopa Sheriff's Dept is REALLY not amused to find out that Sheriff Joe Arapaio carried out a secret investigation, that included tracking his phone calls, in an effort to discredit him
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Tue May 19, 2015
(NYPost)
 
 
 
If you guessed six days before the first lawsuits from the Amtrak crash are filed, you may now approach the bench
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Mon May 18, 2015
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Ariel Winter successfully divorces. Wait, she was married? Isn't she like 14 or something?
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Sat May 16, 2015
(Boston Globe)
 
 
 
Lawsuit alleges Asians make up 6% of America but only 21% of Harvard's freshman class. Wait, what?
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Presidential candidate Ben Carson (R-eally loony) said he would not rule out military force against Russia and that the President is obligated to enforce the laws made by congress but not "judicial laws" that emanate from courts
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Wed May 13, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Just in case you were worried, even if the Supreme Court rules in favor of Obamacare's Congressional critics in the lawsuit challenging its subsidies, it will not affect, in any way, the subsidies Congressmen and their staffs receive under Obamacare
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Mon May 11, 2015
(Huffington Post Canada)
 
 
 
"The Harper government is signalling its intention to use hate-crime laws against Canadian advocacy groups that encourage people not to buy goods made in Israel"
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Sun May 10, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
New laws could see child sex offenders spending life in prison. Good
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Fri May 08, 2015
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Lawsuit filed against pediatric dentist says his practice is "a front for a "sadistic and systematic scheme of physical and psychological torture and abuse" of children." Legal experts say he could be plant food by the end of trial
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Thu May 07, 2015
(Sports Illustrated)
 
 
 
Brady'ssss agent ssssaysss the Wellssss report hasss ssssignificant flawssssss ssss
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Not understanding the local laws overseas could land you in serious trouble. Here are some rules you probably never knew you were breaking. Study up (might not be safe for work)
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Wed May 06, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
First: Federal laws to prevent federal money to pay for abortions, Next: state laws preventing women from buying abortion coverage on state insurance exchanges, Now: TX law would prevent ANY insurer from paying for an abortion in the state
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Angry about the outcome of the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight? Jump on the $5 million class-action lawsuit filed against Pacquiao and his promoter
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Sat May 02, 2015
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
First wave of bogus lawsuits against Apple Watch begin, claiming they cause traffic accidents. Man, I hope these plaintiffs take taxis to court, because Steve Jobs will be driving home in their cars
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Fri May 01, 2015
(Deadline)
 
 
 
MGM sued by intern in massive class action lawsuit alleging the company required free labor. Someone doesn't know how internships work
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Wed April 29, 2015
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Lumber Liquidators stock floors after the Justice Department's criminal charges adds to the multiple lawsuits already plastering the company's legal department. No word yet on who will get nailed to the wall for this
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Tue April 21, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
The NRA may be violating several Federal election laws. Maybe they shouldn't have hired Dinesh D'Souza as their legal advisor
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(Deadspin)
 
 
 
You know the liability waiver on the back of the tickets for sporting events? The one that prevents lawsuits from injury due to inadvertent contact with sporting gear such as balls and bats? That is there because of this woman
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Fri April 17, 2015
(Salon)
 
 
 
California considers bucking the trend on recent abortion laws by telling 'doctors' that they cannot lie to their patients
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Thu April 16, 2015
(NBC Washington)
 
 
 
Judge hears lawsuit filed by deaf inmate. Well, at least someone can
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
Lawsuit over frozen embryos causes Sofia Vergara to have modern family problems
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(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Tennessee House approves of opportunity to lose the state millions of dollars in a lawsuit
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Sun April 12, 2015
(NewsBusters)
 
 
 
NY Times: NRA somehow a hypocrite or something for complying with Tennessee Gun Laws and the rules of the private venues they rent. Also NY Times would like to ask the wizards for a brain
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Fri April 10, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Knock, knock. Who's there? Police. Police who? Police who took the door away and held it in accordance with a court order because there was a lawsuit
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(Seattle Times)
 
 
 
Amazon files first-ever lawsuit against fake product reviews. Finally, a five star business move
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Thu April 09, 2015
(Slate)
 
 
 
The 14th Amendment guarantees equal protection of the laws to every "person." But do gays and women really count as people?
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Tue April 07, 2015
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
ALEC: Hey, just because we write a lot of the laws against climate change, doesn't mean we're against climate change. And we're gonna sue your asses to prove it
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Fri April 03, 2015
(PJ Media)
 
 
 
Obama Administration refuses to Prosecute the Obama Administration after a Obama Administration report discovers that the Obama Administration violated federal laws
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Wed April 01, 2015
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Hannity: Why are American gays angry with laws that affect them directly, rather than say Sharia law?
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Tue March 31, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Why isn't anyone boycotting Rhode Island, Connecticut, Virginia, South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, KENTUCKY, Illinois, Missouri, Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, New Mexico, Arizona, Idaho or Washington DC?
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Mon March 30, 2015
(Alabama Political Reporter)
 
 
 
What they don't teach in Med School: Doctors who commit malpractice must then get elected to the state legislature so they can repeal laws named after their dead patients
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(BBC)
 
 
 
England's new council bans propose bizarre laws against buskers, pigeon feeding, and the sale of lucky charms, contending such bans are magically judicious
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Sun March 29, 2015
(MLive.com)
 
 
 
One family of terminally ill eleven-year-old boy with a Do Not Resuscitate order plus a school district's policy to resuscitate no matter what equals a lawsuit
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(Boston Globe)
 
 
 
Over a million lawsuits over credit card debt are filed in Massachusetts each year. If even half of the defendants showed up in court, the system would collapse. That's about to happen
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Sat March 28, 2015
(Denver Post)
 
 
 
Family of Aurora theater shooting victim loses lawsuit against online sellers of ammo used, because on the Internet no one knows you're a homicidal maniac
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(Denver Post)
 
 
 
Colorado defends pot laws, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman urges Supreme Court to reject lawsuit filed by neighboring states: "This is an attempt to reach across their borders and selectively invalidate state laws with which they disagree"
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Thu March 26, 2015
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Kentucky: A leader in drug rehabilitation laws? Man, I picked a bad day to quit sniffing glue
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Wed March 25, 2015
(Orlando Sentinel)
 
 
 
Family of an eleven year-old boy files lawsuit after he dies eating a cookie which a Publix employee assured them was nut free. In other news, someone finally died of a nut allergy
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Sat March 21, 2015
(Page Six)
 
 
 
Magician David Copperfield's rooftop pool bursts, soaking the apartments below him. Let's see him try to make all the lawsuits disappear
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Wed March 18, 2015
(AZCentral)
 
 
 
You don't change the property tax laws just to benefit one person. Except in Arizona
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Tue March 17, 2015
(SeattlePI)
 
 
 
Thief nets one (1) maple bar in doughnut shop heist. No bear claws were molested
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Sun March 15, 2015
(SanDiegoUnionTribune)
 
 
 
"I'm alright, no need to worry about my knee," says man after winning $450K gopher hole lawsuit
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Sat March 14, 2015
(Cryptozoology News)
 
 
 
Researcher posts pics of strange hand print on his vehicle, claims it's from a Yowie: "The images show a palm and fingers printed on the dusty window. At the end of each of the fingers there are also what appears to be five long claws" (w/pics)
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Thu March 12, 2015
(Softpedia)
 
 
 
Neanderthals used to wear scary-looking eagle claws as jewelry
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(9)
 


Tue March 10, 2015
(Addicting Info)
 
 
 
McDonald's not loving Seattle's minimum wage raise to $15, asks the city if they want fries with their lawsuit
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Sat March 07, 2015
(WTAE)
 
 
 
One small step for man, one giant leap for Pennsylvania's beer laws
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Fri March 06, 2015
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
If the demands of the anti-immigration wing of the GOP were met and immigration laws were "fully enforced" and ALL illegals were deported, it would cost $600 billion to do and shave 1.6 TRILLION off the GDP and slow economic growth by 5.7%
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(170)
 
(9 News)
 
 
 
Group of Sheriffs from Colorado join Kansas and Nebraska to sue the state of Colorado, ask courts to strike down legal marijuana laws, because WHAT ABOUT THE CHILDREN
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Thu March 05, 2015
(NPR)
 
 
 
"There are no laws in existence that protect the rights of people whose photographs have unwittingly become internet memes." Well, that's what happens when you huff gold paint or look like you're a crazy stalker
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Wed March 04, 2015
(Uproxx)
 
 
 
The "Blurred Lines" lawsuit reveals how much everyone got paid for the song, since the courts don't allow "a farkload" as a valid answer
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Tue March 03, 2015
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Texas state representative David Simpson (R) files bill calling to maralize leguana by completely repealing all existing statutes of prohibition. "I am proposing that this plant be regulated like tomatoes, jalapeños or coffee"
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Now that the GOP has gone into their "herding dysfunctional, angry, mentally-challenged cats" phase, Boehner's lawsuit against Obama is in jeopardy. So sad
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