Northern Mariana Islands Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Examiner Editorial: Jim Crow alive and well in Eric Holder's Justice DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... J. Christian Adams notes, a federal court recently struck down a law in the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands that allowed only people of "Northern Mariana descent" to vote on constitutional referendums. In Guam, the new Jim Crow appears in a ...

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  2. DHS Announces New Rules To Facilitate Employment for Professionals in ...Read the original story

    May 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... nonimmigrant workers in E-3, H-1B1 and CW-1 (Transitional Workers from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)) status up to 240 days of continued work authorization beyond the expiration date noted on their Form I-94 Admissions ...

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  3. Voting Discrimination Struck Down in Northern Mariana Islands - DOJ Nowhere to Be SeenRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... absent from that bogus list . Judge Ramona Manglona of the federal district court for the Northern Mariana Islands just threw out a blatantly unconstitutional provision of the territorial government that strictly limited registration and voting for ...

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  4. Jim Crow Prowls ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... and living in paradise. This week, the United States District Court in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) struck down a law that prevented American citizens from voting in a referendum on a constitutional amendment if they were ...

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  5. Swimming: Stanley makes up for disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... had a share of the podium spoils last night, an historic third placing to a swimmer from the Northern Mariana Islands was the only respite from a total domination of the medals in individual events by the two powerhouse nations in the region. The ...

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  6. AmSam believed - transit and...Read the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... workers - mostly females - as victims of human trafficking. For Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the report says the two territories are a source, destination and transit for men, women, and children subjected to forced ...

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  7. Nicholas Groenewald Glides to Backstroke Sweep in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... the previous two days here in Auckland. New Zealand's Bradlee Ashby placed second in 2:07.30 with Northern Mariana Islands' Kensuke Kimura taking third in 2:18.04. Australia had a special women's 400-meter freestyle finale with Tamsin Cook setting ...

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  8. In Weirdest Battle Yet, Oregon Adds To Gay Marriage's Win StreakRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... appeals from U.S. District Courts in Alaska, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Montana, Oregon and Washington. This blog also features news that would be of interest to legal professionals practicing in the ...

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  9. Special Immigration Alert: DHS Issues Proposed Rules to Retain Highly Skilled Foreign WorkersRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... specialty occupation professionals from Chile (H-1B1), Australia (E-3), and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands ("CMNI")-Only Transitional Workers ("CW-1") to the list of aliens authorized for employment incident to status with a ...

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  10. DHS Announces New Rules To Facilitate Employment for Professionals in ...Read the original story

    May 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... nonimmigrant workers in E-3, H-1B1 and CW-1 (Transitional Workers from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)) status up to 240 days of continued work authorization beyond the expiration date noted on their Form I-94 Admissions ...

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  11. V.I. officials lend support to suit fighting for citizenship rights in U.S. territoriesRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... birthright citizenship has benefitted residents of Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands and the Northern Mariana Islands without displacing what makes each of these areas unique, according to Weare. This is not the first time lawsuits have been ...

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  12. Isabella, Jeremiah top baby namesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    Isabella and Jeremiah topped the list of popular baby names for Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands last year, a Social Security Administration list released yesterday shows.

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  13. HOH: Roll Call Trivia: The AnswersRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... day? (A1 2 a beer, 1 beer, 1 A1 2 beers, or 2 beers?) A: Former Taste of America winner from the Northern Mariana Islands. It is a sweet tamale - coconut meat wrapped in banana leaf. Q: Which member of Congress built his own "off the grid" house ...

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  14. Most popular baby names for Guam, CNMI: Jeremiah and IsabellaRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    Jeremiah was the No.1 most popular baby name for boys, and Isabella was the top choice for girls born last year on Guam and in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Social Security Administration announced yesterday.

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  15. American Samoa's Kevin...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... 8-0 win against his first two opponents," he said. In doubles matches on Saturday, Tammy Ackerman (Northern Mariana Islands) and Charlotte Littlejohn of Australia won 3-6, 6-2, 10-2 (Super Tie Break) against Bronte Argent and Samantha Nyika. Other ...

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  16. Big Mountain Jesus Before Ninth Circuit, Big Cross Before SCOTUS?Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... appeals from U.S. District Courts in Alaska, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Montana, Oregon and Washington. This blog also features news that would be of interest to legal professionals practicing in the ...

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  17. Manu'a fisheries getting a boost...Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... projects listed in the Marine Conservation Plans of American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands. The Council is also funding: The construction of a small vessel dock fronting the Samoa Tuna Processors (STP) cannery ...

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  18. U.S. House approves Faleomavaega's...Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... Cigarette Trafficking Act (CCTA) of 1978 to include American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Guam. "I would like to thank Chairman Goodlatte of the House Judiciary Committee, Ranking Member Conyers, and all members of ...

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  19. Sueno triumphs in marathon matchRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Kong's Alvina Lai and Venia Yeung 6-2, 4-6, 11-9. Japan's Rina Motegi and Yurie Takanishi defeated Northern Mariana Islands' Tammy Ackerman and Palau's Ayana Rengiil 6-2, 6-2. Japan's Asumi Kanazawa and Kanako Ota cruised past Japan's Yuka Hashimoto ...

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  20. License-Plate Reader's Mistake Leads to Excessive Force ClaimsRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... appeals from U.S. District Courts in Alaska, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Montana, Oregon and Washington. This blog also features news that would be of interest to legal professionals practicing in the ...

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