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Anticipating a Divorce, Husband Replaces Wife as Life Insurance Beneficiary

Case: Nelson v. Nelson, Minnesota Supreme Court, opinion given on 7/15/15:

Prior to his death and after consulting a lawyer about divorcing Wife, Husband changed the beneficiary on his term life insurance policy from Wife to Respondents, his parents and sister. 143 more words

Constitutional Issues

South Caroline Church Bloodshed Could Have Ended Sooner

From the June 19th, New York Times Political News NOW section: “Martin O’Malley, a Democratic candidate for president, called for a new national assault weapons ban and other gun control measures in an email sent to supporters after the shooting deaths at a South Carolina church this week. 431 more words

Controversy

Suit Filed by Michael Brown's Parents Moved to Federal Court

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown’s parents is moving to federal court.

The suit against the city of Ferguson, former police chief Tom Jackson and Darren Wilson, the officer who shot Brown, was filed last month in state court. 132 more words

News

The case for electoral reform.....

Despite the fact that we have a stable government with a working majority, it is likely that calls for electoral reform will increase. It also seems to be an issue that now unites across the left-right divide… 366 more words