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UChicago Medicine program will provide legal aid to survivors of violence during treatment

Chicago Sun-Times 09 Dec 2022
Enter Carly Loughran, an attorney with Legal Aid Chicago. She’s part of a new initiative at UChicago Medicine in Hyde Park that aims to help victims of violence, such as those who are shot or stabbed, with their civil legal needs ... They screen people to see if they need Legal Aid Chicago’s help ... Loughran is their legal advocate.
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BharatPe files arbitration to claw back Ashneer Grover's 1.4 pc shares

Your Story 09 Dec 2022
The arbitration proceedings were initiated after Grover refused to comply with the shareholders' agreement, sources said without elaborating ... Sources said the company had earlier sent a legal notice for clawback and has now initiated arbitration proceedings.
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BharatPe files arbitration to claw back Ashneer Grover's 1.4% shares

The Times of India 09 Dec 2022
The arbitration proceedings were initiated after Grover refused to comply with the shareholders' agreement, sources said without elaborating ... Sources said the company had earlier sent a legal notice for clawback and has now initiated arbitration proceedings.
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Trump Law Team finds more classified documents in Florida

The Liberty Beacon 09 Dec 2022
The former president has faced intense legal scrutiny amid the investigation, initiated originally at the behest of the National Archives and Records Administration which sought the return of missing documents Trump may have taken from the White House.
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Encroachments on Vishalgad to be removed, says Kolhapur district collector Rahul Rekhawar

The Times of India 09 Dec 2022
KOLHAPUR ... Former MP Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati visited Vishalgad recently ... They should remove the encroachments on their own ... Later, the legal procedure, police protection and archaeology rules will be reviewed. Once the legal procedure is completed, the work to remove the illegal encroachments will be initiated before Maha Shivratri ... .
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Mayor excluded from second closed council meeting as lawyer outlines legal risk (Kamloops)

Castanet 09 Dec 2022
Hamer-Jackson, who chaired the open meeting, asked Trawin who initiated the request for a legal opinion. "What happened is I received some correspondence from an outside party which potentially put the city, in my opinion, at a potential legal risk ... It’s unknown which legal matters will be discussed during the closed meeting.
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HINA JILANI: Access to justice and human rights are two sides of the same coin

Business Day 09 Dec 2022
... oppression and systemic legal discrimination ... Their work has been supported in this critical and challenging year by a grant from the Legal Empowerment Fund (LEF), a 10-year, multimillion-dollar initiative committed to closing the global justice gap through access to justice.
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40 arrested for resisting anti-encroachment operation

Urdu Point 09 Dec 2022
40 persons were arrested for resisting the operation and interference in the working of the official machinery ... He also initiated legal proceedings against the arrested persons ....
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M23 kills 131 civilians in eastern DRC: UN

Independent online (SA) 09 Dec 2022
“Our colleagues say the victims were arbitrarily executed with bullets and with knives.” ... “The mission welcomes the decision of the Congolese authorities to initiate legal proceedings against the perpetrators of these violations of human rights and international humanitarian law.” ... XINHUA NEWS .
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How the #MeToo movement crushed its Australian icon

Russia Today 09 Dec 2022
Instead, its supporters blame her fate on the alleged iniquities of the legal system ... So, having been totally traumatized by her court appearance at the Lehrmann trial, she is now apparently contemplating – likely in desperation – initiating yet another legal action.
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Critics Call It Theocratic and Authoritarian. Young Conservatives Call It an Exciting New Legal Theory.

Politico 09 Dec 2022
Young Conservatives Call It an Exciting New Legal Theory ... The symposium had initially caught my attention when it was announced in August because it reminded me of another important episode from the annals of conservative legal history — one that, at least on paper, sounded a lot like the event that was about to take place in Cambridge.
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For sale: Ghislaine Maxwell’s husband’s $7 million oceanfront home. Proceeds go to her legal fees

Finger Lakes Times 09 Dec 2022
And proceeds from the sale of the house — currently listed for $6.95 million — could be earmarked for paying Maxwell’s legal bills ... The firm initially sued Maxwell, Borgerson and Maxwell’s brother, Kevin ... After Maxwell was taken into custody, her brother Kevin assumed responsibility for paying her legal bills.
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A History of Extreme Right-Wing Nationalism in The Lucky Country

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 09 Dec 2022
One of the reasons for the creation of the federation was the establishment of a national identity – together with a culture distinct to the whole of the island and consistent legal and political systems. While the initial years of federation were signified by tensions between the ...
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Go behind the scenes of Taylor Swift’s ‘All Too Well’ short film

NME 09 Dec 2022
Taylor Swift has shared a behind the scenes look at the creation of her All Too Well short film – check it out below. READ MORE ... All. Too. Well ... View this post on Instagram ... Swift’s fans have also mounted their own efforts to protest Ticketmaster, with some three dozen of them – who are mostly lawyers – launching an initiative called ‘Vigilante Legal’ ... .
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Glen Head resident is praised for his community service

LI Herald 09 Dec 2022
He finds time to give back to the community, and is truly a leader.”. Gaitley Stevenson-Matthews, member, North Shore Hispanic Chamber of Commerce ... 28 ... This was what initially connected him with the Hispanic chamber, as Connie Pinilla, the organization’s vice president and legal counsel, explained ... ....

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