Drinking raw milk has an increased risk of foodborne illness, according to a report prepared for the Maryland General Assembly. Last year, the House of Delegates’ Health and Operations Committee was considering a bill to legalize the on-farm sale of unpasteurized milk in Maryland and asked researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future... Continue Reading
An organisation that provides vital support and casework for asylum seekers has made a desperate call for funding as the Coalition's cuts hit home.
Presumed Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Monday defended Indiana Gov. Mike Pence’s decision to sign a law that grants individuals and businesses legal grounds to defend themselves against claims of discrimination. “I think Governor Pence has done the right thing,” Bush said on “The Hugh Hewitt Show”. “Florida has a law like this. Bill […]
Indiana Governor Mike Pence—his entire state, really—has been hammered in the national press since last week's passage of a "religious freedom" bill. This New York Times headline says it all: "RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
A recent court filing in a yearlong legal battle between realtor.com operator Move Inc. and portal giant Zillow alleges a key Move employee tipped Zillow off to confidential information that allowed the company to acquire Trulia...
Fri 24 Apr The Melbourne comedian (and half of Fear of a Brown Planet, with Aamer Rahman) is presenting his first solo show, based on his Logie-nominated SBS...
“Simply stated, this bill inflicts pain on some of our citizen and disgrace upon us all.” CEO and Chief Legal Officer say to governor in powerful letter
Jeb Bush defended Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana and a religious freedom law the governor signed into law last week that critics are calling legalized discrimination.
Chicago-based alt-rock band Wilco is saying "nope" to Indiana: We are canceling our May 7 show at the Murat in Indianapolis. The “Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act” feels like thinly disguised legal discrimination to us. Hope to get back to...
Can you refuse service to gays and lesbians? You can in Indiana thanks to the "Religious Freedom" Bill. Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbian patrons on the grounds...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential hopefuls are lining up in defense of Indiana’s controversial “religious freedom” law, which critics warn will open the door to legal discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals by businesses in the state. “I think Gov. Show More Summary
Photo by Austin Nelson Wilco have canceled their May 7 show in Indianapolis over the state's controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act. The band called the law "thinly disguised legal discrimination" in a note on Facebook, adding, "Hope to get back to the Hoosier State someday soon, when this odious measure is repealed. Show More Summary
"[We] hope to get back to the Hoosier State someday soon, when this odious measure is repealed."
Italy's highest court has ended Amanda Knox's long, high profile legal saga on Friday, March 27 as it overturned her murder conviction.
Raffaele Sollecito says he does "not yet feel a complete sense of freedom" after his conviction was reversed
If you’re talking “regulatory law” it may very well be … or so Insty argues in his USA Today column: Ignorance of the law, we are often told, is no excuse. “Every man is presumed to know the law,” says a long-established legal aphorism. And if you are charged with a crime, you would be […]
The band says the controversial law is "thinly disguised legal discrimination."
Law Enforcement Against Prohabition Hear why they call for the legalization of all drugs. Understand why they say that drug enforcement destroys communities, costs insane amounts of money, and never makes anything better – and digest...Show More Summary
Wait a minute. Hillary erased all her email? On purpose? Forget the logical, legal and/or political implications of her actions. From a purely technological point-of-view, in a world in which we are all deathly afraid of losing our files...Show More Summary
The Indiana legislature passed and Gov. Mike Pence (R) signed a bill last week that critics, from human and civil rights groups to corporate CEOs to professional athletes, say opens the door to legal discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people.