The social media giant has been issued a formal notice that it must update its practices to comply with the French Data Protection Act.
The bill drew heavily on copycat legislation, "The Born Alive Infant Protection Act," authored by Americans United for Life, an anti-choice legislation mill. Image: meunierd / Shutterstock.com The post New Mexico Anti-Choice Copycat Bill Dies in Committee appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Jill Stanek’s name is well-known in the pro-life movement. A nurse, she exposed how babies were being born alive after abortions and left to die without medical care. Later, she helped to pass the Born Alive Infant Protection Act, and even was thanked by President George Bush at the signing. A popular blogger at LifeNews, […]
The Florida House Judicial Committee postponed a vote on the so-called Pastor Protection Act on Thursday after the committee reportedly ran out of time due to a lengthy debate on a proposed gun bill. ACLU’s Michelle Richardson and Equality Flor… Read The post Florida Senate Approves Religious Freedom Bill, House Postpones Vote – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
The State Environmental Protection Act (SEPA) requires the Washington State Department of Transportation to consider the effects on traffic and parking in its impact statements before construction projects. Impacts to transit operations have not been something WSDOT is required to look at, but House Bill 2757, by Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon (D – Burien), would fix […]
In February 2013, Arkansas passed the Human Heartbeat Protection Act, a bill outlawing abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy if a heartbeat is detected. The new law came at a fine moment for the state's anti-abortion legislators: InShow More Summary
Last year state legislators overwhelmingly overrode Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s veto, allowing The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to become law. As the new 60-day session begins, West Virginians for Life (WVFL) is hoping the state’s legislative body will pick up where it left off and pass another pro-life bill. This time around, WVFL is […]
Obama's presidency has made government far more corrupt. Obama wipes away a tear for the child victims of gun violence at a press conference, but he did not lift a finger during his presidency to change the system of corruption that allows NRA lobbyists to buy fatal gun policies opposed by an overwhelming majority of voters. Show More Summary
Plu-toc-ra-cy 1. Government by the wealthy. 2. A country or society governed in this way. 1. Christmastime for Plutocrats Political scientists need a new sub-specialty to describe the end-of-year extravaganzas that influence peddlers...Show More Summary
'Is the German Cultural Property Protection Act to be welcomed?', two opinions from Apollo Magazine: 'NO' (Galerie Günter Puhze Freiburg), 'YES' Michael Henker (President of ICOM Germany) which shows the divide between commerce and the rest of us.
Two mobile game companies are paying the Federal Trade Commission a combined $360,000 in civil penalties to settle charges their games violated the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA.)...
Buried deep within the recently passed highway transportation funding act is a provision to incentivize whistleblowers to speak out against automakers who design serious safety flaws in the cars that they make. The Motor Vehicle Safety...Show More Summary
Soring remains rampant in the “Big Lick” horse show world. That’s why we are working hard to upgrade the federal Horse Protection Act, give it some teeth, and close loopholes in the existing law. Photo by The HSUS It’s hard to believe...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, a new law -- The Child Performers Protection Act of 2015 -- was proposed to Congress, which, if approved, will grant underage models necessary protections in the workplace. This is revolutionary in an industry that...Show More Summary
HILLARY CLINTON WILL COME FOR YOUR VIDEO GAMES: For those without time, this particular video introduces the “Family Entertainment Protection Act,” which was cosponsored by Senators Joe Lieberman, Tim Johnson, and Evan Bayh (I’m pleased to note that none of these people currently serve in the Senate). Also: video games destroy children’s minds and souls! […]
American Suppressor Association has a one step form to contact your legislators. It is really simple. You fill in the required information and when you click submit, the form is sent to your state legislator. Click here to go to the link. The post One Step Hearing Protection Act Form appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
TOP STORYGun control yak-shavers: Lights, cameras, no action The last week of October was a busy week for House and Senate busybodies who proposed several go-nowhere gun control bills during brilliant TV press conferences highlighted...Show More Summary
The Child Performers Protection Act of 2015 is an important bill for young models and performers. More » This Federal Bill Could Finally Help Protect Underage Models is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
A new federal bill introduced to the House by New York congresswoman Grace Meng would extend federal workplace safety protections to underage performers, including models ages 16 and under. The Child Performers Protection Act of 2015 would institute federal regulations for young performers aimed at protecting them from being overworked and... More »
[Content Note: Harassment.]A provision in the new budget deal will allow federal student loan debt collectors to bypass the Telephone Consumer Protection Act in order to bombard borrowers via auto-dialers:Consumers with cell phones who...Show More Summary