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13 hrs ago | Common Dreams

A National Consensus: Cell Phone Location Records Are Private

'If someone followed you everywhere you went for long stretches of time, you'd probably call the police,' writes Fakhoury.


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17 hrs ago | News Talk Florida

Florida: 5 Things To Know For July 30th

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said Tuesday.


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22 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

Appeal expected in 'Docs vs. Glocks' ruling

Doctors and health care providers challenging a Florida gun law say they will appeal a recent decision to uphold the measure.


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Yesterday | The Daily Beast

Doctors Have the Right to Ask About GunsBy Russell Saunders

A Florida law will prevent doctors from advising their patients on gun safety, even though research show physicians counsel on the matter keeps kids safer.


Related Topix: Guns, Family, Kids, Pediatrics, Medicine, US News

Yesterday | Medical News

State highlights: Calif. insurance commissioner asks for premium power

The Sacramento Bee : Obamacare At Center Of Debate Over California Health Insurance Initiative As state insurance commissioner, Dave Jones has the power to regulate rates for car and homeowner insurance.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Miami Herald

A federal appeals court upholds $67 million jury award and sanctions in Rothstein-related case

A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld a Miami judge's sanctions against the law firm Greenberg Traurig and its client TD Bank for failing to turn over evidence to investors who won a $67 U.S. District Judge Marcia Cooke found the Miami law firm acted "negligently" and the bank "willfully" as they engaged in "a pattern of discovery violations" ... (more)


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St. Petersburg Times

Democrat's radio ad rips Bondi's record on utilities

George Sheldon's new radio spot in his campaign to become Attorney General was unveiled Monday to the sound of crickets.


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Court upholds $67 mln verdict against TD Bank in Ponzi suit

A federal appeals court has upheld a $67 million jury verdict against TD Bank, part of Canada's Toronto-Dominion Bank, for helping convicted former lawyer Scott Rothstein run a Florida Ponzi scheme that cost investors more than $1 billion.


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ABA Journal

Law prof confirmed to 4th Circuit; Grassley says she was fast tracked in time for health-law appeal

Pamela Harris, a visiting law professor at Georgetown University, was confirmed on Monday to the Richmond, Va.-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.


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Medical News

State highlights: Va. Lt. Gov.'s politics and pediatrics juggle; Md....

The Washington Post : Ralph Northam, Va.' s Low-Key Lieutenant Governor, Juggles Politics And Pediatrics Ralph S. Northam read Noah's electroencephalogram and sent the 7-year-old home from the hospital with a dose of powerful anti- seizure medication and instructions to return for more tests.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Miami New Times

Pediatrician Group Urges Florida Doctors to Break 'Docs vs Glocks' Law

On Friday, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a controversial Florida law that bans doctors from asking patients if they have guns in their homes.


Related Topix: Florida, Pediatrics, Medicine, US News, Rick Scott, US Governors

Daily Kos

Don Siegelman Update

Oral Arguments for Siegelman Appeal Postponed LA-Fed-Prison The Oral Argument to to made before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, tentatively scheduled for July 28, has been pushed back to October 13, 2014.


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National Review Online

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "July 28

Attorney General of Alabama , Eleventh Circuit judge Rosemary Barkett opines that an Alabama statute that prohibits the sale of sexual devices violates substantive due process.


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Sunshine State News

Appeals Court OKs 'Docs vs. Glocks' Law

A federal appeals court has upheld the state's controversial "docs vs. glocks" bill, overturning an earlier court ruling that had blocked part of the law from being enforced.


Related Topix: US News, Medicine, Guns

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Whistleblower wins at Supreme Court, but loses pay

Edward Lane's Supreme Court victory in a landmark whistleblower case doesn't change the fact he lost his state job and more than half his income while helping convict a state legislator of getting paid for not working.


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Free Republic

FL:Court Uphold Florida Law Limiting Doctor Snooping and Recordkeeping of Patients Gun Ownership

The law was in reaction to Doctors inappropriately asking questions about gun ownership, and potentially feeding that information into government databases.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Inside Colombia

Paramilitary victims' families 'disappointed' over Chiquita case dismissal, seek reversal

Victims of paramilitary violence who are seeking compensation from Chiquita said Friday to be disappointed about a US court ruling to dismiss claims brought against the banana giant, and said to seek a reversal of the verdict.


Related Topix: Food, Agriculture, Chiquita Brands International, US News

The Daily Caller

Appellate Court Upholds Privacy Law, Tells Anti-Gun Doctors To Take A Powder

In a victory for gun owners who pay to visit doctors for medical care, and not the political opinions of their physicians, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has upheld Florida's Firearm Owner's Privacy Act.

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Alabama whistleblower wins at Supreme Court, but loses pay

Edward Lane's Supreme Court victory in a landmark whistleblower case doesn't change the fact he lost his state job and more than half his income while helping convict a state legislator of getting paid for not working.


Related Topix: US News, Alabama

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Washington Post

National Digest: Fla. gay marriage ban overturned in Miami area

A Florida judge on Friday overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage in a ruling that applies to Miami-Dade County, agreeing with a judge in another county who made a similar ruling last week.


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