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Jim Hartman: Nevada Voter ID initiative clears Supreme Court

Nevada Appeal 16 Jun 2024
The Nevada ballot initiative requiring voter identification cleared an important legal hurdle when the Nevada Supreme Court rejected a challenge to block the measure ... The court found the initiative did ...
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The anti-abortion movement is making a big play to thwart citizen initiatives on reproductive rights

The Associated Press 16 Jun 2024
And there also are monthslong delays caused by legal battles over ballot initiative language.
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Financial Focus: Avoid these estate planning mistakes

Daily Telegram 16 Jun 2024
Not updating wills and other documents — Drafting a will and other legal documents, such as a living trust, is an important step in your estate planning ... legal issues involved in settling an estate.
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Advocates relieved but wary after court strikes Florida anti-trans law: ‘Gives me a lot of hope’

The Observer 16 Jun 2024
Simone Chriss, Southern Legal Counsel’s director of transgender rights initiative, described the ruling as a “much-needed win for Florida’s transgender community at a really dire time in this state”.
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'Parole in Place': Biden to offer legal status to undocumented immigrants

Anadolu Agency 15 Jun 2024
This initiative would create a pathway to permanent legal status and US citizenship by addressing legal obstacles that prevent those who entered the US illegally from obtaining green cards without leaving the country.
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California's Democratic leaders clash with businesses over curbing retail theft. Here's what to know

Times Union 15 Jun 2024
About a third of the measures in the package pose possible legal conflicts with the proposals in the ballot initiative, according to lawmakers ... Newsom and Democratic leaders have until June 27 to negotiate to get the initiative off the ballot.
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California’s Democratic leaders clash with businesses over curbing retail theft. Here’s what to know

Wtop 15 Jun 2024
About a third of the measures in the package pose possible legal conflicts with the proposals in the ballot initiative, according to lawmakers ... Newsom and Democratic leaders have until June 27 to negotiate to get the initiative off the ballot.
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Report: Dalljiet Kaur initiates legal action against estranged husband Nikhil Patel; secures stay order

Pinkvilla 15 Jun 2024
Dalljiet Kaur has taken legal action against her husband, Nikhil Patel, amidst their marital issues ... Dalljiet Kaur initiates legal action against estranged husband Nikhil Patel; secures stay order.
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Pacific Indigenous leaders have a new plan to protect whales. Treat them as people

CNN 15 Jun 2024
Takoko and her team are confident the initiative will succeed, and there is precedent. In 2017, the Māori gained legal personhood for New Zealand’s Whanganui River, after a decades-long fight.
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Terraform Precedent: SEC Challenges Ripple’s Fine Appeal

Coin Edition 15 Jun 2024
In the letter, the SEC cited a potential penalty of $102.6 million from Ripple. The figure marks a significant reduction from the initial $2 billion request. In the ongoing legal battle between Ripple and the U.S.
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Lara Trump vows to prosecute anyone who cheats in an election: ‘We will track you down’

The Hill 15 Jun 2024
... perceived problems and escalate those problems through legal action. The initiative immediately drew concerns that it will lead to the harassment of election workers, The Associated Press reported.
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Supreme Court decisions on guns, abortion were awkward for Donald Trump

Usatoday 15 Jun 2024
“The fact that you have the former president flipping on a signature gun initiative that his administration undertook is itself very disturbing,” said David Pucino, legal director for the GIFFORDS Law Center.
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Govt urged to ensure fair wages, benefits for domestic workers

The News International 15 Jun 2024
This initiative aims to legally recognise home workers, particularly women, and expand opportunities in sectors like garment and textile.
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Noida authority to hire agency to keep tab on encroachment

Hindustan Times 15 Jun 2024
The agency will conduct audits of encroachments, and legal action will be initiated based on those findings, they said ... is conducted, necessary action will be initiated based on the findings.
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Cops nab 8 crime suspects in 48 hrs after series of encounters in Noida

The Siasat Daily 15 Jun 2024
... as per initial information received about them, Mishra said ... Police said all the injured suspects were taken to hospitals for treatment and further legal proceedings were initiated against them.
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