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  1. Joanna Michael made two calls to 999Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bury Times

    ... a Court of Appeal ruling in 2012 that the police have an ''immunity'' from being sued for negligence under the common law for the actions of officers during ''the investigation or suppression of crime''. At the same time, the chief constables of ...


  2. Two former Vanderbilt football players found guilty of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KWNN-FM Stockton

    Two former Vanderbilt University football players were found guilty of rape and sexual battery by a Nashville jury on Tuesday, CNN affiliates reported. Corey Lamont Batey, 21, and Brandon Robert Vandenburg, 21, were each convicted on four counts of aggravated rape, one count of attempted aggravated rape and two counts of aggravated sexual battery.


  3. Marc Jenson claims he advised investors early on of his criminal historyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Marc Sessions Jenson, 54, appears in court during his ongoing trial on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, on second-degree felony charges of fraud, money laundering and theft by deception in connection with the failed Mount Holly ski resort near Beaver. In his second day testifying in the fraud case against him, Marc Sessions Jenson described the steps he took to ensure potential investors knew of his run-in with Utah state law.


  4. Pills, medicine, pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    If you or someone you love is fighting an illness that could be deadly, new legislation could make it easier to get access to experimental medications. On Tuesday, the Andrea Sloan Cure Act moved a step closer to becoming law.


  5. Reedsburg man accused of faking cancer for moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channel3000

    A Reedsburg man is facing years of jail time and thousands in fines after he allegedly faked a cancer diagnosis. Brian Mentch, 30, is accused of telling his Reedsburg employer Seats Inc. that he had stomach cancer, according to Sauk County District Attorney Kevin Calkins.


  6. Advocates Push For Maintaining Medicaid Expansion In OhioRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... ich (KAY'-sik) expanded Medicaid eligibility to cover more people, as allowed under President Barack Obama's health care law. The governor needs legislative approval to continue to fund it after June.


  7. Judge allows felony abuse-of-power case against Rick Perry to move forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... then carried out, a 2013 veto of state funding for public corruption prosecutors. Richardson wrote that, "Texas law clearly precludes a trial court from making a pretrial determination regarding the constitutionality of a state penal or criminal ...


  8. AG's opinion: HB 2 wouldn't force clergy to marry gay...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... housing and public accommodations. "This question cannot be answered with a simple 'yes' or 'no' because the relevant law is not settled," wrote Deputy Attorney General Brian Kane. He noted that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 bans discrimination on ...


  9. Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez weighs in on Vanderbilt rape trialRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKRN

    ... aggravated rape and two counts of aggravated sexual battery. Alberto Gonzales, now the dean of Belmont University's law school, said the verdict sends a message to three audiences. "We care about the safety of our students to the extent that if our ...


  10. Rogers City Attorney To Step Down After Reaching SettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... also announced it will be turning the city attorney position into a ceremonial position because the city is required by law to have a city attorney. In the ceremonial position, the city attorney's only duty will be to attend city council meetings, ...


  11. Lawmakers Get First Look at Gov. Hutchinson's BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FOX16

    Hutchinson lays out how he is going to pay for his middle class tax cut and not cut key areas like education and prisons. LITTLE ROCK, AR - Lawmakers are getting a look at a more than $5 billion state budget.


  12. Beaufort City Council settles lawsuit over Henry C. Chambers Waterfront ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Beaufort City Council has agreed to settle a six-year-old lawsuit with Brantley Construction Company related to renovations made a decade ago to the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park. After five days of testimony, thousands of documents and two failed attempts at mediation, the Beaufort City Council voted at Tuesday night's meeting to settle the lawsuit by payment of $200,000.


  13. 10 Things to Know for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ... to offshore oil production. The GOP-led House plans to vote next week on scrapping the president's signature health care law - but a full repeal would face long odds in the Senate. Films by and about black people fare well at the independent ...


  14. national view: Cut emissions the cheaper, smarter wayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    Whether Republican state leaders like it or not, the Environmental Protection Agency is going to require them to cut their states' greenhouse-gas emissions. They can choose to do it the easy way or the hard way.


  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... 2014a1 12aeoeS31ae- 2013a1 12aeoeS31ae- eS a OEa1 a aeoeYc> ae " c Yae" $ 48,580 $ 45,2... )--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and ...


  16. Texas Gov. Rick Perry, left, and Judge Bert Richardson, right.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    ... tossing out the whole case. Constitutional challenges like that aren't decided before trial, Richardson noted. "Texas law clearly precludes a trial court from making a pretrial determination regarding the constitutionality of a state penal or ...


  17. Court of Appeals Decision Highlights Kentucky Water Pollution, Permitting LoopholesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of dollars. Sierra Club was represented in this matter by Mary Cromer and Steve Sanders with the Appalachian Citizen's Law Center, and by Joe Lovett and Ben Luckett with Appalachian Mountain Advocates.


  18. CHP officer pleads no contest to sharing explicit photos of female arrestees, avoids jailRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... terms of his probation and attends violence-prevention classes, Harrington will not spend time behind bars. However, his law enforcement career is almost certainly over. Harrington, wearing a gray suit with a blue shirt and flanked by his wife and ...


  19. Is the Affordable Care Act killing full time jobs?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Shared Provision in Obamacare started this year for businesses employing at least 100 hundred workers. Under the law, they must provide healthcare insurance for the majority of workers putting in at least 30 hours a week or pay fines of $2,000 ...


  20. Regulating a Healthy Lifestyle? FDA Distributes New Draft Guidance on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On January 16, 2015, the Food and Drug Administration promulgated a much - anticipated draft guidance concerning the classification and regulation of general wellness products. The draft guidance is the FDA's latest attempt to provide some regulatory clarity in the wake of the explosion in popularity of wearable wellness devices and general fitness products.