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Yes I Am Crying Intentional Foul...Again

Some of these games My Midlothian plays just really make me want to spit.

I have copy/pasted below the conversion from .pdf format to text format for the August 13, 2014 Board Meeting.  1,298 more words

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What John Grisham Got Right About Child Pornography

Last week John Grisham, the best-selling author of legal thrillers, triggered a storm of online criticism by arguing in an interview with The Telegraph that criminal penalties for possessing child pornography are unreasonably harsh. 821 more words

Idaho Ministers Ordered To Perform Same Sex Marriages

City officials of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho told  Donald and Evelyn Knapp , both ordained ministers, they have  to perform same-sex marriage ceremonies or be fined and face jail time. 112 more words

GOOOFY

Contingency Fees and Your Personal Injury Case.

It is common in British Columbia for lawyers to provide legal services in personal injury cases in exchange for a contingency fee. A contingency fee is a percentage of the amount a case settles for. 268 more words

ICBC

Resources to Combat Elder Abuse

Elder abuse and neglect is a common problem plaguing our nation’s elderly. Sometimes it is difficult to see the abuse and neglect that is happening. Other times we choose to ignore it because either it doesn’t seem relevant or we just don’t know what we can do about it. 1,883 more words

Aging Parents

Stand Your Ground Laws Show How Dismally We Treat Women Who Are Victims Of Domestic Abuse

So, you think that all of those “stand your ground” laws will help protect women who are victims of domestic abuse.  If you believe that, you are very tragically wrong.  849 more words

Politics

Indicted! Austin & Logan Flake, Todd & MaLeisa Hughes

Felony & misdemeanor charges filed against Sen. Jeff Flake’s son Austin, wife Logan and her parents

Four long months after the heat-related, suffocation deaths of nearly two dozen dogs at a Gilbert kennel, the owners and caretakers have been charged with multiple felony and misdemeanor counts. 350 more words

Duplicity