Apes may be legal "persons," and the meat industry struggles to move past cruelty -- a new era in animal rights?
The Thiel-Gawker feud isn't about Gawker—it's about the obscure legal tool Thiel used to win it. And that tool sets a dangerous precedent for the media. The post Got a Beef With the Media? Pay Someone Else to Sue Them appeared first on WIRED.
Bernie Sanders darts across California to rally supporters May 27, 2016, 7:14 p.m. Bernie Sanders is the lone presidential candidate stumping in the state ahead of the June 7 primary. Donald Trump says he won't debate Sanders In agricultural heartland, Trump sides with California farmers over environmentalists...
Custom master Iron Pirate Garage has unveiled the Buell XB9 café racer, a road legal backstreet-brawling hulk of a motorcycle. The XB9 was also under-appreciated by enthusiasts at the time but, as we’re seeing now, the custom scene is starting to take notice of the bike’s chunky style and steady adaptability. Iron Pirate’s Buell XB9 […]
Baby boomers have discovered (or rediscovered) the bud. The growing acceptance of and access to legal marijuana has some people worried that the youth are going to start using it more frequently, but that's not the demographic where pot has really taken off. Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Lawyers for Mexican drug boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have filed a legal challenge against a decision by the foreign ministry to approve his extradition to the United States, a newspaper reported on Friday.
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Billionaire media owner Pierre Omidyar is backing news and entertainment web site Gawker Media in its lawsuit against wrestler Hulk Hogan, adding a new twist to a case pitting technology money against press freedom. Omidyar, owner of The Intercept publisher First Look Media, is asking other media...
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U.S. immigration officials have kicked off a new round of raids intended to deport hundreds of Central American mothers and children who have entered the country illegally, according to a legal group that works with the immigrants. Immigration enforcement officers as of Friday had arrested about 40...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The University of North Carolina system says in legal filings that it won’t try to enforce a law requiring transgender students to use bathrooms corresponding to their biological sex. The affidavit by system leader Margaret Spellings was filed Friday along with a motion asking a federal court to halt civil legal […]
This week in art news: Qatar's royal family settled a legal dispute with Larry Gagosian over a Picasso sculpture, Rome put out an emergency call to corporations and philanthropists for €500 million to preserve its landmarks, and street artist JR made the Louvre's glass pyramid "disappear."
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A Las Vegas judge this week ordered a deputy public defender to be placed in handcuffs and seated next to inmates in court, saying he wanted to teach her "a lesson" about courtroom etiquette. But legal experts say it's the judge whoShow More Summary
Thousands of lawyers leave the law every year. Corporate attorneys become yoga gurus. Prosecutors become public school teachers. Family lawyers become family counselors. And some attorneys change careers without giving up legal practice, moving from BigLaw to nonprofit work or from a government agency to their own solo practice. But......
Congratulations, Pennamites, your legal practice just got a bit easier. (The same goes for you regular Pennsylvanians, too.) If you're in need of a free, high quality, mobile-friendly source of Pennsylvania laws, FindLaw's here for you. FindLaw just updated its Pennsylvania Statutes and Constitution section to bring you the......
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton appears to have filed his legal challenge to the Obama administration's transgender bathroom directive with a judge who has a distinctly anti-LGBT record. What a coincidence. Just weeks before the Supreme...Show More Summary
Colombia wants to produce Novartis's leukemia drug imatinib under a compulsory license, something it is allowed to do under its trade agreement with the USA, to bring the price down from $15,161/year (double the annual average income) to prices like those charged in India ($803/year). (more…)
Casey Anthony's former lead defense attorney, Jose Baez, is striking back against a private investigator who alleges ?in newly released court documents that Baez traded Anthony legal services for sexual favors. Baez described the allegations...Show More Summary