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Wind farms: Are they a good thing?

What do you think?

Aaron Krause –Greenwich — Aug 16, 2014

Phil Hartke predicts that in 10 years, the public will see advertisements from law firms offering representation for people to receive compensation for ill health effects from wind turbines. 660 more words

Wind Turbines

Mother, Wife of Man Killed by Ferguson Officer in 2011 File Lawsuits

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The mother and wife of a man killed by a Ferguson officer in 2011 have filed separate lawsuits with new allegations against a police department already under criticism for the death of Michael Brown. 169 more words

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Punishing Educational Institutions for School Shootings: The Case of Virginia Tech University and ‘Timely Warnings’

As the last blog documented, the attributions of blame after a school shooting tend to focus on parties that are claimed to have failed to notice the warning signs given by the perpetrators and/or respond to the shooting properly. 683 more words

School Shootings

Wendy's Worker Claims She Was Fired Over Ovarian Cyst

A woman in Alabama has sued the owner of the Wendy’s franchise she worked at for six years before being fired for “job abandonment” earlier this year. 477 more words

NHL concussion lawsuits consolidated under Minnesota judge

A federal panel ruled Tuesday that all NHL concussion-related lawsuits will be consolidated into one case and heard by a federal judge in Minnesota.

The Associated Press says… 271 more words

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Steve Moore and Todd Bertuzzi Have Reached A Settlement, And It Only Took Ten Years To Do It

That’s right. Ten years. For hockey fans of a certain age, as they say, it’s a bit mind-boggling that one of the scariest on-ice incidents happened a decade ago, let alone that we’re finally seeing the legal battles surrounding it finally come to an end. 980 more words

Sports

Perry Case Complicates Boehner's Lawsuit

Checks and balances seem to be at the heart of both lawsuits. In terms of Boehner’s lawsuit, I would argue that his lawsuit is merely a tantrum aimed against a President that has made him and his fellow republicans look bad because our President was forced to do many things by executive order since the Republican Party has ruled by obstruction. 293 more words