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Is a Labor Union Preventing You From Buying Beer on a Sunday in Minnesota?

Minnesota is one of the few remaining states to prohibit alcohol sales on Sunday, and a labor union is fighting to keep it that way – but not for reasons that have anything to do with the merits of the legislation. 321 more words

Unions And Labor Law

Sue them, Zaid rallies highway protestors

Former law minister Zaid Ibrahim told a 400-strong crowd today to take legal action against the developers of the proposed Kidex and Dash highways to stop the two projects which face stiff opposition from unhappy residents. 228 more words

Public Interest

Revise GST threshold to RM1 million to help small businesses, says DAP lawmaker

Putrajaya should revise the compulsory Goods and Services Tax (GST) threshold to RM1 million instead of RM500,000 or risk seeing smaller businesses struggle because of the administrative burdens and hefty fines imposed as a result of delayed registration, a DAP lawmaker said. 454 more words

Public Interest

Southeast Asia needs regional aviation regulators: AirAsia chief

Southeast Asia needs regional aviation regulators to streamline a fragmented safety framework and ensure common standards for aircrew training in the booming industry, AirAsia’s group chief executive officer said. 319 more words

Public Interest

Defamation and Libel

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON OCTOBER 20th 2013 on Journalism Now for my Masters.


On shifting sands are journalists working. Resulting from public concern over the phone hacking scandal a new press regulatory system looms large on the horizon. 1,841 more words

Media Law Essays

Putting and end to being offended

In the wake of the Charlie Hedbo massacre in Paris recently, debates have raged throughout the Western world regarding the free expression and its role in society. 1,643 more words

Science And Skepticism

KLIA2 receives negative feedback from PAC

Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) said the failure to provide detailed clarification on the National Airport Master Plan (NAMP) 2008, which became the reference for the development of KLIA2, has given rise to negative feedback on the construction of the low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT) including from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). 351 more words

Public Interest