By Ann Dibble, Director, Tenants' Rights, New York Legal Assistance Group Yesterday I had the opportunity to join a number of advocates, tenants, academics and legal services providers in testifying before the New York City Council Committee on Courts & Legal Services. Show More Summary
The debate over the merits of legalizing marijuana won’t come to a close anytime soon. At the same time, the merits of investing in marijuana also have their share of proponents and detractors. While more and more states are moving toward either permitting medical marijuana or the outright legalization, the drug is still illegal under […]
Last month, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected efforts by Kim Dotcom to regain control over millions of dollars in assets seized by the US Government. Yesterday, Dotcom's legal team petitioned the Court for a rehearing and rehearing...Show More Summary
In five states this fall — California, Arizona, Nevada, Maine and Massachusetts — voters will be deciding whether marijuana should be legal for recreational use. And any of those states that do legali...
Australia's ODI against Ireland in South Africa has been ignored by the pay television operator Fox Sports, leaving followers in Australia without a legal means by which to watch it
Tonight’s presidential debate ignored the biggest issue on the minds of millions of pro-life voters — where the candidates stand on the more than four decades of legalized abortions that have collectively destroyed the lives of 58 million unborn children. While the debate didn’t get into the important issue, pro-life voters can’t forget how, during […]
Hardy was taken to Richardson County Jail after he was pulled over for not using his turn signal. He was released Monday evening.
Most of us are more responsible now than when we were 18. So if you're still paying back a student loan you borrowed before you could legally order a cocktail, there's a good chance you qualify for a better interest rate. That's where student loan refinancing comes in. Show More Summary
After almost a year of legal negotiations with Marina Abramovi?, Ulay will now receive payment and full accreditation for works he created with his former partner.
As they say: those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant has resolved what could have become an ugly legal headache. Sued by Texas Senator Royce West for $60,000 in damages to rental property, Bryant opted to respond by suing West in return, making strong allegations of misappropriated funds and professional malfeasance. West didn’t react well to the claims, seeking $500,000 in…
I’ll be interviewed by the great Henry Weinstein of UCI Law. You can watch the livestream 10/28 at 12 pm Pacific. … Continue reading ?
The bill was passed after several incidents where dogs trapped in hot cars died. [ more › ]
Making a Murderer star Steven Avery is reportedly engaged to Lynn Hartman, a legal secretary. The couple has been dating for eight months. The post Making A Murderer’s Steven Avery Engaged To Woman He’s Only Met Once appeared first on CrimeFeed.
A huge coalition of recording labels has sued the world's leading YouTube ripping site. The IFPI, RIAA, and BPI in the UK say they are taking legal action against YouTube-MP3 to protect the rights of artists and labels. The site hasShow More Summary
In November, Mainers will head to the polls to vote on Question 1, which would legalize marijuana for recreational purposes in the state for...
Plex is a pirate’s best friend. It’s by far the best way to get movies downloaded illegally from the computer to TV. Sure, Plex has a handful of useful, legal features, but let’s be honest, its big claim to fame is hosting and serving downloaded movies. Show More Summary
The restaurant’s Facebook and Yelp pages have been slammed On January 1 of this year, Texas made it legal for citizens to openly carry firearms in public spaces. Many restaurants encourage their patrons to take advantage of this new law, sometimes even offering discounts to those who do so. Show More Summary
TMZ won out over Jared Leto in a lawsuit that he filed against the publication for posting a video of the actor bashing Taylor Swift. But Leto says he will appeal the decision.
While he can't figure out whether to sign the law that would ban advertising apartments on Airbnb, Governor Andrew Cuomo has managed to put his John Hancock on legislation that allows New Yorkers to be buried with their beloved pets at non-profit cemeteries. [ more › ]