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Second Waianae Community Outreach director charged with theft

A second Waianae Community Outreach director has been charged for allegedly diverting hundreds of thousands of dollars in state funds from the troubled non-profit.

Attorney general Doug Chin says Sophina Placencia, 32, was arrested Wednesday for five felony theft counts, allegedly spending more than $200,000 for herself, family members and friends. 300 more words

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Democratic Senators Aren’t Even Reading Bills Anymore

On September 25, 2014 Eric Holder announced his intention to resign from his post as Attorney General. Twenty-six weeks later, however, Holder continues to wait for his most likely successor, Loretta Lynch, to be approved by the Senate. 529 more words

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ONE CITIZEN'S EFFORTS TO DATE TO SEE THE LAW FOLLOWED (PART I)

ONE CITIZEN’S EFFORTS TO DATE TO SEE THE LAW FOLLOWED (PART I)

I have been writing letters to the editor here in Southwest Florida to our local newspaper on what to do about the 47 senators who wrote a letter to Iranian officials to the effect that any international agreement in re atomic matters the Iranians made with our current Administration could and would be torn up when a new Administration came into office and that the present Administration could not be trusted to enforce such a treaty’s terms in any event, a letter whose language plainly violated the Constitution’s Separation of Powers Doctrine and its enabling Logan Act, a 1799 piece of legislation designed to put criminal teeth into Madison’s Separation of Powers language in the Constitution, one of which is the sole and exclusive right of the Executive to handle foreign relations on behalf of the United States. 628 more words

California Attorney General Blocks Initiative to Have Gays Executed

(SAN FRANCISCO) — California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a state court on Wednesday for permission to reject a proposed ballot initiative stipulating that anyone who engages in gay sex be killed. 460 more words

California Seeks to Head Off Initiative to Execute Gays

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LOS ANGELES — The California attorney general, Kamala D. Harris, moved Wednesday to block a proposed voter initiative that would mandate the execution of sexually active gay men and women, calling it “patently unconstitutional” and a threat to public safety. 302 more words

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Attorney General Reportedly Moving To Block ‘Death Penalty For Gays’ Ballot Initiative

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) – California Attorney General Kamala Harris is reportedly moving to prevent a ballot proposal criminalizing sodomy and allowing the death penalty for anyone who “touches another person of the same gender for purposes of sexual gratification” from ever appearing on the California ballot, according to Patrick McGreevy of the Los Angeles Times.  263 more words

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Privacy watchdog calls for prosecution after Rob Ford medical records breached

TORONTO – Ontario’s information and privacy commissioner is calling on the attorney general to prosecute two people after former Toronto mayor Rob Ford’s medical records were inappropriately accessed. 137 more words

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