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  1. Young immigrants allowed to get driver's licensesRead the original story

    7 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge David Campbell bars the state from enforcing Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying the licenses to about 20,000 immigrants.

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  2. Young Immigrants in Arizona Allowed to Get Driver's LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Time

    A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge David Campbell bars the state from enforcing Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying the licenses to about 20,000 immigrants.

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  3. Supreme Court Inches Closer to Marriage DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Advocate

    The U.S. Supreme Court might hear a marriage equality case from Louisiana, but Gov. Butch Otter of Idaho says the justices should wait for his state's arguments before making any decision on the issue. The Louisiana case, Robicheaux v.

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  4. Newsflash: US Links North Korea to Sony Email's Leaks, Supreme...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Uprisingradio.org

    Uprising's guest expert Chenjerai Kumanyika, an Assistant Professor of Communications Studies at Clemson University, SC, analyzes today's news headlines: US officials have declared that North Korea was connected to the security breach of internal Sony emails that have embarrassed the media company and exposed their racist attitudes. The leaked internal communications by a group calling itself Guardians of Peace, have proven so explosive they have led to the cancellation of the release of the film The Interview, whose premise was as assassination attempt on the life of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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  5. Court of Appeals Rules In Favor of Compulsory Condom Use In L.A. Adult FilmsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Towleroad

    A panel of judges from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Measure B, the Los Angeles county ordinance mandating condom use by adult performers on set, does not violate the adult film industry's First Amendment rights . Measure B was first adopted in 2012 after being put up to a vote by LA county residents.

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  6. Young immigrants allowed to get driver's licenses in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTAR

    A judge has cleared the way for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses. A preliminary injunction issued Thursday by U.S. District Judge David Campbell bars the state from enforcing Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying the licenses to about 20,000 immigrants.

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  7. Judge clears way for young immigrants to get driver's licenses in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge David Campbell bars the state from enforcing Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying the licenses to about 20,000 immigrants.

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  8. Court rules dreamers entitled to drive in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bugle

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a last-minute bid by Gov. Jan Brewer to keep thousands of dreamers living in Arizona from getting licenses to drive. In a brief order, the court denied Brewer's request that it block the 9th Circuit from ordering a federal judge in Phoenix to issue a preliminary injunction blocking the governor's edict declaring that dreamers do not meet the requirements of Arizona law.

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  9. FRANCHISEE 101: Independent Contractors or Employees?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... employer identification number, and could hire its own employees, if it wished. But the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed, finding the drivers were all employees. The appellate court emphasized that Affinity Logistics had the right to control ...

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  10. 9th Circuit Upholds Issue Preclusion In Subsequent Derivative SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Derivative suits rarely arrive alone. When something goes awry, directors and officers can be expected to see multiple suits based on demand futility as well as wrongful demand refusal.

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  11. U.S. Supreme Court Unanimously Rules Time Spent Undergoing Mandatory...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    In a decision that will certainly benefit employers facing claims of pre-shift and post-shift off-the-clock work, on December 9, 2014, the United States Supreme Court unanimously held that employees' time spent waiting to undergo and undergoing antitheft security screenings before leaving their place of employment each day is not compensable hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act . The employer, Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc. , provided warehouse staffing to Amazon.com.

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  12. Ex-billionaire due before judge for contempt hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    One-time billionaire Tim Blixseth is due in federal court Thursday to explain why he failed to comply with an order to pay $13.8 million to the creditors of an ultra-luxury Montana resort. U.S. District Judge Sam Haddon last year found the embattled real estate mogul in contempt of court for selling a property in Mexico in defiance of another judge's instructions.

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  13. Supreme Court rules employees not entitled to pay for time spent in security screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The U.S. Supreme Court recently found that warehouse employees were not entitled to compensation under the Fair Labor Standards Act for time spent waiting to pass through anti-theft security screenings after their shifts ended because the security screens were not "integral and indispensable" to their "principal work activities." On December 9, 2014, the United States Supreme Court added another chapter to its analysis of "compensable time" under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

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  14. Capital punishment in U.S. continues its declineRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Anti-death penalty campaigner Alan Toy joins other protesters as they stage a demonstration and march outside the Federal Bulding in Los Angeles. Anti-death penalty campaigner Alan Toy joins other protesters as they stage a demonstration and march outside the Federal Bulding in Los Angeles.

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  15. Lots of Amici Join EEOC in Abercrombie Religious Discrimination CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    In October 2013, the Tenth Circuit determined that Abercrombie & Fitch, the nation's No. 1 purveyor of that weird cologne smell in the mall, didn't violate Title VII of the Civil Rights Act when it refused to hire a Muslim job applicant for wearing a hijab in contravention of Abercrombie's dress code.

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  16. Still waiting on the NLRB -- SCOTUS backs DREAMer drivers -- VW to UAW: WllkommenRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Politico

    ... 20 executive order - to work. The high court affirmed, by default, a July ruling from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals that the Arizona law likely violated the Constitution's equal protection clause by treating beneficiaries of Obama's deferred ...

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  17. As U.S. executions decline, Florida remains among top 3 statesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The death penalty continued its slow and steady two-decade decline this year, as fewer convicted murderers were sentenced to die and most executions were limited to just three states, according to a report scheduled for release Thursday. The number of new death sentences plummeted from 315 in 1996 to 72 as of Wednesday, according to the Death Penalty Information Center.

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  18. FedEx: Fuel Costs And The Independent ContractorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The Ninth Circuit court has also given a ruling with regard to the issues surrounding independent contractors and FedEx. FedEx is currently petitioning the Appeals court for a review.

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  19. Let Freedom RingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    ... Legislature and governor, a campus concealed carry bill would likely pass. Recently, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the constitutional right of individual armed self defense. Even Sacramento has reluctantly begun to issue ...

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  20. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    Here's an NPR story from August of last year about how California is turning the West blue: http://n.pr/1sgpydJ What can we expect in 2015 as Nevada's public policy takes a decidedly rightward turn, courtesy of the Republican sweep of the Legislature and constitutional offices? The policy framework becomes more apparent with each passing day as Republicans begin to formulate an agenda that will highlight many old proposals the Democrats, particularly those in the Assembly, blocked for many years. It seems everyone is anxious to improve Nevada's abysmal education statistics, reflected by our consistently poor rankings in the two areas that matter most - number of high school dropouts and number of children enrolled in pre-school.

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