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Copyright Act Submission Hold: Professional Wrestler's Publicity and Privacy Claims Preempted

Guest Commentary

by Sara Thornton, a 2015 Judge K.K. Legett Fellow at the Washington Legal Foundation and a student at Texas Tech School of Law. 716 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

FDA Trans-Fat Order Sets the Table for More Food Product "Regulation by Litigation"

To no one’s surprise, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has confirmed its November 8, 2013 initial determination that the agency no longer considers the main source of… 1,007 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Preempting Local Worker Protections--Michigan's Turn

More of the right turning a state legislature against municipal democracy. Which you can read more about here. And here. And in my article in… 58 more words

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Texas Uses Preemption Power to Shut Down Local Fracking Bans, Oklahoma Quickly Follows

Guest Commentary

by Sara Thornton, a 2015 Judge K.K. Legett Fellow at the Washington Legal Foundation and a student at Texas Tech School of Law. 866 more words

Environmental Law & Regulation

This Week in Missouri Politics - June 14, 2015

Candidate for attorney general and senator Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, joins us as This Week’s guest, while Dave Cook, David Jackson, Rep. John Wiemann, and Sean Nicholson are the Opinion Makers.


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WA Supreme Court Holds Medical Use of Cannabis Act Did Not Impliedly Preempt Field of Medical Marijuana

Under the Washington State Medical Use of Cannabis Act (MUCA), qualifying patients may participate in “collective gardens” to pool resources and grow medical marijuana for their own use. 344 more words

Current Caselaw

Fed. Dist. Court in PA Holds Municipality Not Preempted in Regulation of Antenna of Ham Radio Operator

Ham radio aficionado Jeffrey J. DePolo filed a request for a building permit for a “180–foot self-supporting antenna system” in order to pursue his amateur radio operations from his residence in Pennsylvania. 957 more words

Current Caselaw