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  1. AG candidates spar on campaign coordinationRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Democratic attorney general hopeful Susan Happ accused Republican opponent Brad Schimel of backtracking on whether he would defend a Wisconsin law restricting political candidates from coordinating with outside groups during their second debate Friday evening. The law is at the heart of an investigation that prosecutors and the state Government Accountability Board have launched into whether Republican Gov. Scott Walker 's campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups in 2011 and 2012.

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  2. Kansas reaches short-term agreements on disputed river waterRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado reached two agreements Wednesday to avoid a crisis over use of the Republican River, and hopefully lay the groundwork for a long-term agreement. The first agreement prevented Nebraska from releasing water to Kansas at the wrong time, which would have erased some of Nebraska's overuse penalty but would have done Kansas farmers no good, because they aren't irrigating now and the reservoir closest to the state line is already low, said David Barfield, chief engineer with the Kansas Department of Agriculture's division of water resources.

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  3. AG candidates spar on campaign coordinationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Democratic attorney general hopeful Susan Happ accused Republican opponent Brad Schimel of backtracking on whether he would defend a Wisconsin law restricting political candidates from coordinating with outside groups during their second debate Friday evening. The law is at the heart of an investigation that prosecutors and the state Government Accountability Board have launched into whether Republican Gov. Scott Walker 's campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups in 2011 and 2012.

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  4. Judge Swats Away Video Company's Plan BRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Law.com

    Aereo's bid to recast itself as a cable company on the heels of a major loss at the U.S. Supreme Court in June foundered Thursday as Southern District Judge Alison Nathan issued a nationwide preliminary injunction barring the video streaming company from retransmitting programs to subscribers while the programs are being broadcast without paying broadcasters.

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  5. Connecting the dots to despotismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Recently, I wrote a column suggesting that we are living in an age of insanity. Events since show the madness morphing into soft despotism, which may harden into outright tyranny.

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  6. Bondi asks court to keep gay marriage ban in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi wants a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. Bondi on Friday contended in a court filing that there was a "great public interest in stability of the law" and that the ban should remain intact while the legal battles continue.

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  7. Special health insurance sign-ups for same-sex couples plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  8. Judge: New Jersey can't launch sports bettingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Judge: New Jersey can't launch sports betting Temporary restraining order will prevent Monmouth Park from taking bets on Sunday's NFL games. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1wqxE1z New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, shown during an Athletics game in Oakland on Aug. 9, has been trying to buck a 1992 federal law intended to restrict sports betting to Nevada, Delaware, Oregon, and Montana.

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  9. Guest: Dispelling the myths of ageism ­— older workers are highly employableRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    THE older one gets, the more likely one will be subjected to age discrimination - stereotyping of and bias against people because of their age. A Duke University study found that 80 percent of respondents over age 60 experienced ageism: denigration, disrespect and marginalization by societal norms.

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  10. Absentee voting beginsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fitchburg Star

    The City of Fitchburg will have extended hours for in-person absentee voting this month: Oct. 20-24: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 27-28: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 29-30: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 31: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year's election will feature a prominent race for governor, as well as a school board referendum for some voters in Fitchburg. Not all races will appear on your ballot.

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  11. Warrant needed for DUI blood draw a " but not in this...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruled last year that police need a search warrant, in most cases, before drawing blood from a suspected drunken driver for testing. But the ruling didn't help a Bay Area man whose blood was taken without a warrant more than a year earlier.

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  12. Hasidic Jewish man who took photos of abuse victim in court to have case dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chaptzem Blog!

    ... the case against Weissman took a hit when Brooklyn Criminal Court Judge Michael Gerstein - citing a recent US Supreme Court decision - ruled the photos inadmissible as evidence because court officers failed to obey search-and-seizure laws. "There's ...

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  13. Letter: Vote out Kansas Supreme Court justices in Carr caseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    My name is Vincent DiGiovanni and I am a member of Kansans For Justice. Fourteen years ago, my brother-in-law, Bradley Heyka, and his four friends were victims of a violent crime spree of Reginald and Jonathon Carr.

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  14. Florida asks court to keep marriage ban in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi wants a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. Bondi on Friday contended in a court filing that there was a "great public interest in stability of the law" and that the ban should remain intact while the legal battles continue.

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  15. #RealAnimalsFakePaws: Our Favorite SCOTUS Dog Re-Enactment VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FindLaw

    Many have complained, time and time again, that the Supreme Court's refusal to allow cameras in the courtroom is the wrong move. Cameras in the court would help Americans understand how the co-equal third branch of the government works.

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  16. Amy Gehrt: Your vote counts this Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | RecordNET

    Election Day is fast approaching - a fact of which you are no doubt aware, as political ads flood the airwaves, campaign messages clog your social media feeds and email inboxes, and candidates rack up mileage pressing the flesh at rallies, meet-and-greets and fundraisers. And while many voters tend to dismiss the midterm elections - about 40 percent of eligible voters typically cast ballots, a drop-off of about 15 to 20 percent, when compared to a presidential election year - staying home from the polls could be a costly mistake.

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  17. White House punts on extending further benefits to gay couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Blade

    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest deferred to the Justice Department on extending further benefits to same-sex married couples. If there's new consideration to extend Social Security and veterans spousal benefits to same-sex couples in states without marriage equality, it doesn't appear to be happening in the White House.

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  18. Bondi: No marriage for gay couples until legal battle plays outRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC, which is scheduled... Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida.

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  19. DE Justice Holland Receiving Prestigious Ethics AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The past year has been one of significant change on the Delaware State Supreme Court. The Court has two new justices - out of five - including a new chief justice.

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  20. October 27, 2014 - Appeals court lifts stay on EPA's Cross State Air...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Public Power

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Oct. 23 lifted its stay of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Cross State Air Pollution Rule . The regulation would require 28 upwind states to reduce emissions of nitrogen oxide , sulfur dioxide and particulate matter to achieve attainment of three National Ambient Air Quality Standards in downwind states.

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