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Speech insufficient to halt home-grown terror

He went to prison in the 1980s for weapons charges and for plotting to kill Morris Dees, founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, Prison, Southern Poverty Law Center, Terrorism

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Newms360.com

Rheta Johnson: Making hay of hate in legislation

Mississippi, my adopted home state, place that I love, is reverting to its old ways, which many of us who live here had believed and hoped to be in the distant past.

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Related Topix: Southern Poverty Law Center, Opinion

Hispanic Business

Greenberg Traurig's Danielle N. Garno Named Chair-Elect of the...

She will become Chairman on and will serve a one-year term, which the board can vote to extend for a second year.

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Related Topix: Greenberg Traurig, Non-Profit

Russia Taday

White supremacist website 'breeding ground for deranged' - SPLC report

Authorities investigate the scene of a shooting at Village Shalom, an assisted living center in Overland Park, Kansas April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Overland Park, KS, Park, KS, Southern Poverty Law Center

Hispanic Business

5 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2014 'Rising Stars' by Law360

According to the publication, the 2014 Rising Stars list includes 163 attorneys under 40, chosen from more than 1,000 entries, whose legal accomplishments belie their age.

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Related Topix: Greenberg Traurig, REIT, Personal Finance

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Record

EDITORIAL: Friend or foe? Christie knew

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher is the same law firm that conducted its taxpayer-funded internal investigation of the George Washington Bridge scandal and, to the surprise of absolutely no one, cleared Gov. Chris Christie of wrongdoing.

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Related Topix: Gibson Dunn and Crutcher, Chris Christie, US Governors, Fort Lee, NJ, Hoboken, NJ, Opinion

Crooks and Liars

Michaels Crafts: Almost 3M Customers Hit By Data Breach

Two security firms had found that criminals broke into Michaels's system using "highly sophisticated malware that had not been encountered previously by either of the security firms."

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, The Data Company, US News, Liberal Political News

JD Journal

Founder of Wachtell Lipton, Leonard M. Rosen, Passes Away

The founder of the Wachtell, Lipton Rosen & Katz law firm, Leonard M. Rosen, passed away at the age of 83 on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Wachtell Lipton Rosen and Katz

Washington Times

Ala school admits immigrant student

The Montgomery-based Southern Poverty Law Center says Fort Payne schools allowed the Mexican-born 17-year-old to begin attending classes after he was turned away twice from Fort Payne High School.

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Related Topix: Southern Poverty Law Center, Fort Payne, AL, Immigration Reform, Social Security, Personal Finance

JD Journal

Greenberg Traurig Adds Lori Nugent to Privacy & Data Security Group

International law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has added shareholder Lori S. Nugent to its Privacy & Data Security and Intellectual Property & Technology practice groups.

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Related Topix: Greenberg Traurig

JD Journal

White & Case Signs 440, 000 Sq Ft Lease for New York Office

White & Case LLP, one of the oldest and most prestigious law firms in New York has signed the lease for a 440,000 sq ft new office at 1221 Avenue of the Americas, the Rockefeller Group has announced.

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Related Topix: White and Case, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Religion News Service

Charles C. Haynes a " Wake-up call in Kansas: Anti-Semitism is alive and dangerous in America

"I hate all Jews" was Frazier Glenn Miller's mantra, repeated time and again by the well-known white supremacist at rallies, in publications and on the Internet over a period of many years.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Prison, Southern Poverty Law Center

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Nation

Is Chris Christie Gaining Traction for 2016?

Since the release of the self-commissioned investigative report by Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, a law firm run by an ally, Governor Christie has fought to stabilize his political future, and he's taken steps to restart his 2016 presidential bid.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Gibson Dunn and Crutcher, Publishing, Media, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

ABC News

Racist Website Called 'Murder Capital of the Internet'

Nine men who were allegedly prolific posters on the white supremacist website Stormfront were responsible for killing almost 100 people over the past five years, according to a report released today by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Southern Poverty Law Center, Aurora, MO

Examiner.com

Kimba Wood: Jewish baby girls are a reason to celebrate

Today we will be looking at Kimba Wood an American Federal judge for the Southern District of New York.

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Related Topix: Davis Polk and Wardwell

Rediff.com

EXCLUSIVE: Rashtrapati Bhavan gears up to welcome new govt

Preparations are on a war footing at Rashtrapati Bhavan in anticipation of the formation of a new government next month.

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Related Topix: The Data Company

JD Journal

James Snell Joins Perkins Coie from Bingham McCutchen

James G. Snell, the co-chair of Bingham McCutchen's Intellectual Property Group and also that of the Privacy & Security Group has left the law firm to join as a partner in the Privacy & Security practice of Perkins Coie.

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Related Topix: Perkins Coie, Palo Alto, CA, Email Spam

RedState

SEIU Petitions Obama-NLRB To Unionize Left's Media Matters

Over the years, the Left-wing Media Matters has taken it upon itself to criticize the "Right" for its opposition to unions' attempt to effectively eliminate workers' right to secret-ballot elections on whether or not to unionize.

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Related Topix: Perkins Coie

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

Lake Elsinore: White-power karaoke preceded knifing at bar

A man arrested following a knife attack at a Lake Elsinore bar had been drunk, shirtless and belting out white-power-themed karaoke songs Sunday, April 13, before a fight broke out, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Lake Elsinore, CA, Southern Poverty Law Center, Riverside County, CA

KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

Lawyers Who Cleared Christie Donated to RGA Before Report Released

The law firm that wrote the Chris Christie-sponsored report clearing the governor of any wrongdoing in the New Jersey bridge scandal made a sizable donation to the Republican Governors Association, which Christie heads, days before the report's release.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Chris Christie, Gibson Dunn and Crutcher

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