The sentencing of Etan Patz's convicted killer will be postponed while the defense mulls its legal options, the judge in the case decided.
This post originally appeared in Business Insider. Google and Uber started off as friends, then became competitors, and are now adversaries in a bitter legal fight. Waymo, the self-driving-car business that is owned by Google parentShow More Summary
Resistance to unjust government action is the duty of all people who care about human rights. As Dr. King reminded us in his letter from a Birmingham jail, “Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.” It is now clear that Latinos and Muslims are Trump’s first target for government actions. Show More Summary
Immigrants in New York, anxious about the possibility of deportation, arrive before dawn for a legal clinic offered by Catholic Charities.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer suggested that the Trump administration will likely enforce federal marijuana prohibition, citing America’s opioid crisis as a reason to do so — a claim that is inconsistent with available scientific data.
A year-long legal battle has ended in favor of a YouTube video game critic. A court has dismissed developer Digital Homicide’s case against YouTuber Jim Sterling, thus defending Sterling’s 2014 panning of Digital Homicide’s game Slaughtering Grounds. The details of the case reveal Digital Homicide as a studio with a penchant for frivolous litigation. Show More Summary
Illinois lawmakers have introduced three bills that would observe former President Barack Obama's birthday as a legal holiday. Read more...
The state House approved a bill Thursday that would allow people who can legally carry a concealed handgun in South Dakota to do so without a permit. South Dakota representatives … Click to Continue »
Washington state is ready to fight if necessary to keep its legal marijuana, Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Thursday after White House spokesman Sean Spicer hinted at a federal crackdown. … Click to Continue »
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The White House on Thursday put states that have legalized recreational-use marijuana on notice that federal law enforcement agents could be targeting them soon. It was the clearest warning yet that the Trump administration may move to disrupt the marijuana trade in the eight states, including...
More than two dozen U.S. states have legalized marijuana for either medical or recreational purposes.
It is rare the average employee could identify those who work in legal from those who work in the mailroom.
A motion filed by Amazon regarding an Alexa-related search warrant potentially establishes legal precedents for digital privacy rights.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal law against recreational marijuana, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday, offering the Trump administration's strongest indication to date of a looming...Show More Summary
White House press secretary Sean Spicer suggested during a press conference Thursday that the federal government may crack down on states that have legalized recreational marijuana. Spicer explained that President Donald Trump sees the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana as two distinct issues. Show More Summary
Sean Spicer: There's a difference between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana https://t.co/0g8qHYfgsD — Daniella Diaz (@DaniellaMicaela) February 23, 2017 Today in a press conference, White House Press Secretary Sean SpicerShow More Summary
by Dan Savage Politico: White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that he expects states to see “greater enforcement” of the federal law against marijuana use, a move that would be at odds with a growing number of states’ decisions to legalize it. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's travel ban has been frozen by the courts, but the White House has promised a new executive order that officials say will address concerns raised by judges that have put the policy on hold. The...Show More Summary
Automakers and lawmakers are trying to figure out to implement some level of oversight of autonomous vehicles, but in the meantime some robot cars have already hit the road. For example, there’s college student Jorgen Brevenson’s Honda Civic, which he outfitted with autonomous gadgetry for just $700. Seven hundred… Read more...