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Federal Judge holds that North Carolina law supports a release signed by the mother of a minor plaintiff to stop a lawsuit
Still not a decision by the NC Supreme Court which is controlling on this issue, however a very interesting case and a very staunch support of the idea that a parent can sign away a minor’s right to sue. 2,719 more words
The debate over religious liberty has brought out some odd readings of American history
Fred Bauer writes: A number of forces are fueling the current debate about religious liberty in the United States: among them, good-faith efforts to promote the continued improvement of the Union, senses of cultural grievance, anti-religion paranoia, ignorance, self-righteousness, opportunism, partisanship, and new-wave authoritarianism. 793 more words
Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:27AM
BP oil spill affected wildlife in an area of 68,000 square miles (180,000 km2).
A United States federal judge has ruled that a fine imposed on the oil giant British Petroleum (BP) for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill be reduced by billions. 208 more words