Latest News for: Legal initiative


Nebraska Cannabis Association launches as state's first lobbying group for marijuana-based businesses

Hastings Tribune 19 Sep 2021
"It is not unreasonable to predict that some form of legalization will happen before this decade is done, and with several ballot initiatives planned for 2022, it could come as early as January 2023," he said. Two ballot initiatives working in tandem to legalize medical marijuana ...

Beveron Technologies wins ‘LegalTech Innovation’ award by DJMC Group, Dubai

Gulf News 19 Sep 2021
David John, Managing Director of DJMC stated that the award was in recognition of Beveron's initiative of building comprehensive legal tech solutions enabling legal practitioners to adapt futuristic skills and challenges ... Financial management is another key area where legal offices are concerned.

California Moves Closer to Decriminalizing Psychedelic Drugs

NBCBayArea 19 Sep 2021
California legalized medical marijuana 25 years ago when voters approved an initiative that eventually helped to overturn cannabis prohibition in all but three states today. The legalization movement that ...

Mobile legal aid van launched

The Times of India 19 Sep 2021
The initiative was undertaken by NDLSA under the aegis of Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DSLSA) and National Legal Services Authority (NLSA) in pursuance of celebration of ‘Bharat ka Amrut Mahotsav’, 75 years of ...


Bowling Green Daily News 19 Sep 2021
They are the same species ... As individual states and municipalities are making possession of small quantities legal, initiatives for a single national policy are being suggested. The 2018 Farm Bill made it legal to grow hemp throughout the United States. Growing marijuana (with the exception of medical marijuana facilities) is not legal nationwide ... .

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe campaign urges sanctions against 10 Iranians

The Observer 19 Sep 2021
The 10 Iranians who would be subject to sanction are said to have been involved in various stages of her detention, ranging from initial arrest and interrogation, the legal proceedings, abuse in prison amounting to torture, false propaganda, and her deployment as an asset in diplomatic negotiations.

Arizona cops blow $130K in marijuana money on muscle cars — to 'reduce impaired driving': report

Raw Story 19 Sep 2021
The money came from the successful passage of Proposition 207, which legalized recreational marijuana. The initiative shifted $10 million to the governor's office to "reduce impaired driving.". .

Poor undertrials languishing in jails across India

The Siasat Daily 19 Sep 2021
The YAC has requested the country’s courts to take note of this grave human rights violation and appealed to them to initiate Suo Moto proceedings for their release. The legal team of the YAC will file public interest litigation (PIL) in the court of law for the fast ...

Sending rape accused to judicial remand, a first for tahsildar

The Times of India 19 Sep 2021
Pandu also answered that he did not inform the accused about their right for a legal counsel ... Pandu initially said before the commission that the bodies of encounter victims were shifted from Chattanpally, the alleged encounter site, to Mahbubnagar government hospital for ...

Adele announces relationship with Rich Paul on Instagram

Harpers Bazaar 19 Sep 2021
Adele has confirmed her romance with sports agent Rich Paul on Instagram ... View this post on Instagram ... She initially announced their split in 2019, after seven years together. The pair share joint legal and physical custody of their 8-year-old son Angelo, according to documents obtained by People, and neither party is paying spousal support ... .

POINT: Gerrymandering is inevitable in a democracy

Johnson City Press 19 Sep 2021
With the Census Bureau finally releasing its population data to the states, they will now begin the process of redrawing political boundaries for local, state and congressional seats ... In 2019, the U.S ... Hans von Spakovsky is a senior legal fellow and manager of the Election Law Reform Initiative at the Heritage Foundation ... ....

After two decades of the war on terror, do Muslim lives matter?

The Philadelphia Tribune 19 Sep 2021
Government lawyers also ginned up legal rationales to argue that the Constitution does not constrain U.S ... and even denaturalization initiatives. The erection and development of this alternative legal infrastructure has served to amplify and formalize the devaluing of Muslim life.

First Look: New plans for Irishtown Bend Park depict a project poised to shift from vision to reality

Cleveland 19 Sep 2021
“We think there’s a rich opportunity to tell those stories within the park.’’ ... The updated design remains true to the initial vision for the project unveiled in 2017 ... 9, the port board voted to initiate a legal process that could result in an eminent domain taking of the 0.41-acre property, located at the western end of the Detroit Superior Bridge ... .

Battle over sports betting in Calfiornia shapes up

Daily Bulletin 18 Sep 2021
Native American tribes have qualified an initiative for the November 2022 ballot that would legalize on-site sports betting at tribal casinos and horse-racing tracks ... The card rooms’ initiative promises a “safe, ... Now a third initiative to legalize sports betting has been filed.

DSLSA launches 19 legal aid vans in city

Hindustan Times 18 Sep 2021
DSLSA officials said the initiative reached out to over 8,700 people through 73 legal aid camps and educated them about several provisions of the law, including those related to domestic violence and crimes against children ... DSLSA officials said the initiative reached out to over ...