The results of last night’s Indiana primary make it all but certain that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face each other in the November general election. 464 more words
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Following the direction by the Supreme Court, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issued an order last month establishing a three member committee to effectuate the Supreme Court Guidelines on Content Regulation of Government Advertising. 985 more words
One of the more popular claims among those who question Americans’ right to bear arms is that the Second Amendment establishes only a group right; that is, they argue that the right to bear arms belongs to the militia and therefore can be regulated as much as governments wish, so long as it is consistent with maintenance of a well-regulated militia. 1,250 more words
Supreme Court Appointment Process: President’s Selection of a Nominee. Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress. Barry J. McMillion. April 1, 2016.
The appointment of a Supreme Court Justice is an event of major significance in American politics. 125 more words
Clarissa Wei’s Taiwan Is Destroying Its High Mountain Oolong Tea Farms has gained a lot of traction online since its publication last Wednesday. While I applaud her effort to bring to the forefront important issues such as culture, tradition, farming, land use, and the environment to an English-speaking audience, I couldn’t help but notice that the article was lacking in details of the legal history and process that led to the ‘government’ destroying ‘virtually all high mountain oolong tea farms that are located 2,500 meters or more above sea level’, including Song Lu Tea Garden established by Chen Jindi and later owned by his daughter Chen Limei, the protagonist of the story. 488 more words
Roman Ostriakov, 36, couldn’t afford anything to eat, so he stole less than $5 worth of cheese and sausage from a supermarket in Genoa, Italy, in 2011. 445 more words