It's new legal blow for the comedian.
Busy day for Bill Cosby, and not in a good way. Today he was compelled, for the first time in about a decade, to answer questions under oath about allegations he sexually assaulted a woman in 1974 at the Playboy Mansion, when she was...Show More Summary
Cannabis Sativa Inc. today announces that, on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary, Hi Brands International, Inc., a Nevada corporation, has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Natural Rx Investment Club LLC. This agreement...Show More Summary
California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday signed into law the state’s first comprehensive regulations of medical marijuana, two decades after legalization fueled a wild west of disparate local rules, a gray market in cultivation and concerns about the ease of obtaining the drug. The package...
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson isn’t letting a silly legal battle stop him from getting into fights. He’s calling out people while streaming video games on Twitch, and it’s working. Read more...
Just when we thought we'd see some clarity on the state's legalization initiative landscape, it's getting murkier instead. Just as California's broadest based marijuana reform grouping, the Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform (ReformCA)...Show More Summary
Following in the footsteps of candidate Hillary Clinton's apparent intention to do the same, the Washington Post is reporting that Obama wants to make an end run around Congress by changing the legal definition of who is legally required...Show More Summary
As of October 1, Oregon became the next state to legalize the sale of marijuana for recreational purposes, and the first week’s worth of sales are off the charts.
BOSTON (AP) — A defamation lawsuit brought against Bill Cosby by three women who say he sexually abused them decades ago can move forward, a federal judge in Massachusetts ruled Friday, delivering a legal blow to the comedian as he attempts to defend himself against accusations of sexual assault by dozens of women.
One chapter appears to give the signatory countries (referred to as "parties") greater power to stop embarrassing information going public. The treaty would give signatories the ability to curtail legal proceedings if the theft of information...Show More Summary
The State of Texas has added two lawsuits to the growing pile of legal cases against VW for its diesel scandal. Continue reading Texas sues VW over consumer protection, clean air violations Texas sues VW over consumer protection, clean air violations originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 09 Oct 2015 19:15:00 EST. Show More Summary
Dale Sky Jones was among the marijuana industry leaders who were watching closely as Gov. Jerry Brown approved new regulations. On Monday, Jones filed papers to put a measure on the November 2016 ballot that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults in California. The governor...
A Florida judge seeking to resolve a long-running legal dispute over the state’s congressional districts on Friday sent the state Supreme Court a new map that breaks up the constituency of U.S. Representative Daniel Webster, a Republican vying to become speaker of the House. Circuit Judge...
By JAMILAH LEMIEUX A person who is both legally and professionally known as "Raven-Symoné" used her enviable platform as a co-host on ABC's The View to rail against Black names. We could honestly stop talking right here, because the story--and the jokes--write themselves. Show More Summary
There are places where you can fly drones legally, and there are places where you can fly them legally if you have a permit, and there are places where you can’t fly them at all. Just ask SkyPan, a drone film company who was recently hit with a proposed $1.9 million fine by the FAA for flying drones illegally in New York and Chicago. Show More Summary
On Friday's Legal View, CNN's Ashleigh Banfield did her best to downplay Hillary Clinton's ongoing e-mail scandal. Banfield asked Democratic strategist Robert Zimmerman if Bernie Sanders would bring up the issue at the upcoming Democratic presidential debate. Show More Summary
Nearly two decades after Californians legalized marijuana for medical use and a year before they may also approve it for recreational purposes, Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday approved statewide rules on the growth, transport and sale of the drug. Signing a trio of bills, the governor created a regulatory...
Quinnipiac has released a new poll showing that support for legalized marijuana is growing in key swing states, which could make things interesting in a number of ways. Here's what the Q poll says: With noticeable gender gaps, voters...Show More Summary
A biting take on legal system reform. [The Onion] A law school class that actually changed something. [Chronicle of Higher Education] Justin Bieber's lawyers send around nasty notes after naked pics of the singer go viral. [TMZ] Paid justice? Prosecutors are paid by an insurance company for "handling" their cases. Show More Summary
What's legal for white New Yorkers is often illegal for black and brown New Yorkers. Take, for instance, this DNAinfo story about 60-year-old Ernest Stroy and his 24-year-old nephew, Waymon Jones. On Sunday night, the pair were playing...Show More Summary