Documents obtained using the Freedom of Information Act show the extreme lengths law enforcement went to to protect an astronaut from Twitter harassment.
The West Virginia Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act, SB 10, successfully made it through the Senate Health Committee on a voice vote Thursday, February 11. This bill outlaws a form of abortion that “dismember[s] a living unborn child and extract[s] him or her one piece at a time from the uterus.” This heinous […]
One can only imagine that transitioning into a vampire is an emotionally exhaustive and confusing process, so a little acting out is expected. However, Cami's (Leah Pipes) "acting out" on The Originals has now made her the most wanted vampire in the world - even to her best friends, the Mikaelsons.... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com The Originals
With the release of his budget proposal for next year (FY 2017) President Obama once again proposes to eliminate all funding for the BEACH Act which helps pay for water testing and public health protection programs at beaches across the U.S.
The social media giant has been issued a formal notice that it must update its practices to comply with the French Data Protection Act.
Remember that law called the Piss-Poor and Amazingly Convoluted Abomination Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) – AKA ObamaCare? The 1,000+ page law where, as SanFranNan put it, “we (Congress) have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it”? Well, today we have some […]
The bill drew heavily on copycat legislation, "The Born Alive Infant Protection Act," authored by Americans United for Life, an anti-choice legislation mill. Image: meunierd / Shutterstock.com The post New Mexico Anti-Choice Copycat Bill Dies in Committee appeared first on RH Reality Check.
If you want to protect your valuables at home, then investing in a safe is a good idea. At the very least it acts as an extra barrier and therefore deterrent if a […]
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act provided an important update to 529 plans, retroactive to the beginning of 2015. However, since Congress didn’t get around to passing the legislation until the mid-December, 529 plan administrators were left in a bind to adjust their software to issue correct 1099-Qs [...]
Barriers To Pollution Prevention | Chemical & Engineering NewsHere's an interesting piece by Cheryl Hogue of C&EN about a study by the Environmental Protection Agency. The study finds that "many industrial facilities aren't acting to...Show More Summary
"This fundamentally goes against our faith so our church community is compelled to act, despite the possibility of individual penalty against us." The post Australian Churches Take Bold Step To Protect Refugees From Sexual Assault appeared first on ThinkProgress.
In the book of Genesis, God—apparently fed up with humans for acting like... humans—decided to start humanity from scratch by flooding the entire earth. Which proves, again, that God is truly the alpha and the omega of everything. Including being petty.
A study published on February 4th in PLOS Pathogens reports that a new antiviral drug protects mice against a range of influenza virus strains. The compound seems to act superior to Oseltamivir (Tamiflu) and independent of the host immune response. read more
On Tuesday Missouri became the latest state to debate banning a particularly hideous abortion technique when a House committee heard testimony about the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act (HB 1714). Included was testimony from Missouri Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Show More Summary
Over two decades after the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (also known as RFRA) was signed into law in order to "ensure that interests in religious freedom are protected," the legislature in West Virginia has introduced House Bill 4012. Show More Summary
Without a single Committee Democrat voicing support, the House Education and the Workforce Committee reported out two bills earlier today that purport to require all financial professionals to act in the best interests of their customers when providing retirement investment advice. Show More Summary
Jill Stanek’s name is well-known in the pro-life movement. A nurse, she exposed how babies were being born alive after abortions and left to die without medical care. Later, she helped to pass the Born Alive Infant Protection Act, and even was thanked by President George Bush at the signing. A popular blogger at LifeNews, […]
Ari Berman: Voting rights hasn’t come up in any of the eleven presidential debates so far, even though the 2016 election is the first presidential race in fifty years without the full protections of the Voting Rights Act. But individual … Continue reading ?
Civil Rights Acts of the past look like conservative documents today.
Patient health data referred to as Protected Health Information (PHI) under US law is the prime responsibility of healthcare providers. Under the HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act), the healthcare providers are...Show More Summary