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  • Dealing With A Disabled Loved-One During Covid (vanity)

    10/14/2021 6:00:23 PM PDT · by RushIsMyTeddyBear · 9 replies
    YouTube ^ | June 16 2020 | GMSAVT
    I just watched the segment on Tucker where the mother was not allowed to be with her disabled daughter because of COVID rules. She was arrested....and the hospital could have a huge lawsuit on their hands if the mother knows this. I have posted this before. Have dealt with it ourselves with our elderly, disabled mother. The hospital backed down when we told them this. Please...everyone. KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! And would someone please send this link to Tucker? Don't have a contact for the mom...but she needs to know this. Hospitals are ignorant of the ADA law.
  • Maricopa County NEVER Provided Chain Of Custody Required By Law

    10/07/2021 12:59:42 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    Twitter ^ | 08/07/21
    Maricopa County NEVER provided chain of custody required by law "That should be created when the ballots are delivered to the county by their vendors than are processed in the election through the election...We never received that chain of custody."
  • Henrietta Lacks estate sues company using her 'stolen' cells

    10/04/2021 6:39:31 PM PDT · by algore · 38 replies
    COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- The estate of Henrietta Lacks sued a biotechnology company on Monday, accusing it of selling cells that doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital took from the Black woman in 1951 without her knowledge or consent as part of “a racially unjust medical system." Tissue taken from the woman's tumor before she died of cervical cancer became the first human cells to be successfully cloned. Reproduced infinitely ever since, HeLa cells have become a cornerstone of modern medicine, enabling countless scientific and medical innovations, including the development of the polio vaccine, genetic mapping and even COVID-19 vaccines. Lacks’...
  • Hillary Clinton backs ending filibuster, says GOP 'does not respect the rule of law'

    09/30/2021 1:00:58 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 62 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/30/2021 | MYCHAEL SCHNELL
    Hillary Clinton on Thursday expressed support for ending the filibuster, contending that the Republican Party “does not respect the rule of law.” When asked during an interview for The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage if she would end the filibuster, Clinton said “absolutely,” pointing to the GOP’s refusal to vote on Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court in 2016. “Keeping the filibuster now, when you're dealing with a political party that does not respect the rule of law, does not even respect the process unless it works for them, you know, witness what they did to Merrick Garland when President...
  • The Texas Heartbeat Bill Will Protect The Unborn, But Damage Our Justice System

    09/08/2021 1:33:30 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 37 replies
    The Federalist ^ | September 8, 2021 | Kyle Sammin
    Texas's new abortion bill will overrun courts with amateur prosecutors avenging wrongs that have not caused them any particularized harm.Texas is the latest state to test the limits of federal abortion jurisprudence by passing the Texas Heartbeat Act, a law severely limiting abortions there. It is part of a trend — a Louisiana abortion law was struck down by the Supreme Court in 2019 and a Mississippi law to ban most abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy is on the docket for next term in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.The Texas law would ban all abortions after the baby’s...
  • Gov. Whitmer calls on Michigan state legislature to repeal anti-abortion law

    09/07/2021 6:32:49 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 13 replies
    Fox ^ | Andrew Mark Miller
    Pro-life groups in Michigan, including Right to Life of Michigan, have called for the repeal of Roe v. Wade. "The Michigan abortion industry is afraid of what the future will hold for them," the organization said on Facebook last week. "Well here is a little hint, the future is prolife." In a statement to Fox News, the pro-life group says it is confident Whitmer will not be able to repeal the law.
  • Satanic Temple takes legal action against Texas abortion law

    09/04/2021 4:10:29 PM PDT · by Libloather · 24 replies
    Independent via Yahoo ^ | 9/04/21 | Helen Elfer
    Pro-choice advocates in Texas have been offered a faint ray of hope from a possibly unexpected source this week – Satanists. Purportedly in the name of religious freedom, The Satanic Temple has hit back hard against the state’s recent institution of draconian anti-abortion laws. The Massachusetts-based religious group has filed a letter with the US Food and Drug Administration to make the case that abortion is the faith-based right of its members. The Satanic Temple argued that under The Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), which was created to allow Native Americans access to peyote for use in rituals, its members...
  • ‘Cash For Criminals’: San Francisco Will Start Paying People Not To Shoot Each Other

    09/02/2021 4:06:06 AM PDT · by blam · 32 replies
    Nation & State ^ | 9-2-2021 | Tyler Durden
    San Francisco may be best known for its poo and needle-covered streets (requiring six-figure ‘poop patrollers‘), but the liberal stronghold – driven into the ground under decades of Democrat leadership – is about to experiment with yet another ‘fix’ for its self-inflicted wounds… …Using taxpayer money to pay criminals not to shoot people.In October, San Francisco will begin offering high-risk individuals $300 per month not to shoot anyone, or get shot themselves, according to the San Francisco Examiner. What’s more, participants can earn up to $200 more per month by hitting program milestones – such as landing a job interview,...
  • Capitol riot lawyer John Pierce goes missing with Covid excuse and 17 pending cases, prosecutors say

    09/01/2021 4:47:15 PM PDT · by Grandpa Drudge · 12 replies
    CNBC ^ | 08/31/2021 | Dan Mangan
    Key PointsJohn Pierce — a lawyer representing 17 criminal defendants in Jan. 6 Capitol riot cases — has gone missing from court appearances amid excuses that include a claim he is hospitalized with Covid-19.Pierce’s clients include members of far-right Proud Boys and Oath Keepers groups.Prosecutors warned a judge that Pierce associate Ryan Marshall — who has been appearing in Pierce’s absence over the past week — “is not a licensed attorney.”“From the government’s perspective, given Mr. Pierce’s reported illness and the fact that Mr. Marshall is not a licensed attorney, this case is effectively at a standstill,” the filing said.Prosecutors...
  • Supreme Court Protects Babies With Heartbeats By Allowing Texas’ Six-Week Abortion Ban

    09/01/2021 11:19:36 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 74 replies
    The Federalist ^ | September 1, 2021 | Tristan Justice
    A Texas state law took effect early on Wednesday after the U.S. Supreme Court did not act on an emergency petition brought by abortion facilities and activists to block it, meaning private citizens can sue abortion providers who perform the deadly operation after six weeks of pregnancy.The Texas law had been set to go into effect on Sept. 1 and protects children with detectable heartbeats, which typically occurs six to eight weeks into a pregnancy. The high court’s inaction occurs as the justices prepare to hear a direct challenge to the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision later this year.The law,...
  • Texas 6-week abortion ban takes effect after Supreme Court inaction

    09/01/2021 6:59:56 AM PDT · by deport · 13 replies
    CNN ^ | September 1, 2021 | Ariane de Vogue
    A controversial Texas law that bars abortions at six weeks went into effect early Wednesday morning after the Supreme Court and a federal appeals court failed to rule on pending emergency requests brought by abortion providers. The lack of judicial intervention means that the law -- which is one of the strictest in the nation and bans abortion before many people know they are pregnant -- goes into force absent further court intervention."What ultimately happens to this law remains to be seen," said CNN Supreme Court analyst and University of Texas Law School professor Steve Vladeck, "but now through their...
  • Buffalo Diocese Hit With 900 Abuse Claims in Bankruptcy Court, More Than Any Diocese

    08/18/2021 7:59:44 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 6 replies
    Buffalo News ^ | 8/16/21 | Jay Tokasz
    More than 900 child sex abuse claims were filed against the Buffalo Diocese in federal bankruptcy court by Saturday, the deadline for abuse victims to come forward if they want part of a potential settlement that could cost the diocese tens of millions of dollars. The number of claims was double the largest number ever filed in the more than 20 prior diocese bankruptcies in the U.S. since 2004. “The total count right now is 924,” said Ilan D. Scharf, attorney for the committee of unsecured creditors in the diocese bankruptcy case. “There are sometimes duplicate claims or amended claims...
  • EXCLUSIVE: FBI Knew Of Hunter Biden’s Missing Laptop As Early As December 2019

    08/18/2021 8:40:26 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 31 replies ^ | By Margot Cleveland AUGUST 18, 2021
    The FBI had knowledge that a second laptop had been stolen from Hunter Biden and that laptop contained material making the Biden family a national security risk, subject to Russian influence. ======================================================================================= The FBI knew as early as December 2019 that Hunter Biden believed Russians had stolen his laptop, which he believed made him vulnerable to blackmail because of compromising evidence on the laptop combined with his father’s presidential ambitions. This explosive revelation establishes that either Joe Biden lied to the American public, or the intelligence community lied to him. When The New York Post went public in October 2020...
  • Would You Let a Robot Lawyer Defend You?

    08/17/2021 11:01:27 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 22 replies
    BBC ^ | 8/16 | Padraig Belton
    Could your next lawyer be a robot? It sounds far fetched, but artificial intelligence (AI) software systems - computer programs that can update and "think" by themselves - are increasingly being used by the legal community. Joshua Browder describes his app DoNotPay as "the world's first robot lawyer". It helps users draft legal letters. You tell its chatbot what your problem is, such as appealing against a parking fine, and it will suggest what it thinks is the best legal language to use. "People can type in their side of an argument using their own words, and software with a...
  • This Texas Court Ruling Proves The Border Crisis Is Joe Biden’s Fault

    08/16/2021 8:58:31 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 6 replies
    The Federalist ^ | August 16, 2021 | Margot Cleveland
    The court’s analysis provides a devastating indictment of the Biden administration, establishing the current invasion of the U.S. southern border is a self-inflicted wound.Late Friday, a federal court ruled the Biden administration acted arbitrarily in ending the Migrant Protection Protocols the Trump administration established to require aliens to remain in Mexico pending immigration proceedings. Not only is the decision a huge victory for the plaintiffs, Texas and Missouri, in their fight to force the federal government to secure the border, the opinion provides a perfect primer for Americans on immigration law and the border crisis.The court’s analysis also provides a...
  • Texas law enforcement deputized to track down missing Democrats for arrest

    08/12/2021 9:08:24 PM PDT · by Libloather · 13 replies
    Washington Examiner via MSN ^ | 8/12/21 | Jeremy Beaman
    Law enforcement officers in Texas were deputized Thursday and will "immediately" begin working to track down Democratic lawmakers whose extended absence from Austin has denied the state House of Representatives a quorum for a month. The House sergeant-at-arms, who received 52 civil arrest warrants for the missing lawmakers from Republican House Speaker Dade Phelan earlier in the week, took the initiative after the Texas Supreme Court blocked more attempts to keep top Republican officials from ordering the Democrats' arrest. Three Harris County judges had granted orders, which the state Supreme Court stayed, to block the arrests of the 45 Democrats....
  • Police: 2 Dead, One Wounded in Vegas Owner-Tenant Dispute

    08/11/2021 8:29:34 AM PDT · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 39 replies
    AP, Yahoo News ^ | 08/10/21 | Ken Ritter
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — A landlord argued with his live-in tenants over unpaid rent before opening fire with a handgun in a small house near downtown Las Vegas early Tuesday, killing two women and wounding a man who survived nine gunshots, police said. The shooting suspect, Arnoldo Lozano-Sanchez, 78, surrendered after a one-hour standoff with police who arrived about 12:30 a.m. to find one woman dead outside the pink one-story home and the wounded man coming out the door, said police Lt. Ray Spencer. Police SWAT officers found the second woman dead inside the house, Spencer said.
  • Right to Refuse - A Memorandum of Law by KrisAnne Hall [against Employers' vaccine mandates]

    08/07/2021 10:36:49 AM PDT · by ransomnote · 23 replies ^ | 8/7/2021 | KrisAnne Hall
    Right To Refuse- Memorandum of LawRight to Refuse - A Memorandum of Lawby KrisAnne Hall, JD The US Department of Justice is attempting to perpetrate a legal fraude upon the people by issuing an "opinion" that the American people do not possess the right to refuse injections into their body. Their analysis is not based upon any semblance of logic, reason, or proper legal analysis - in short it is a complete farce. With the help of Liberty First Legal we are publishing a legal memorandum that informs you of your Right to Refuse and the truly legal liabilities your...
  • Why The Pennsylvania Supreme Court Was Right To Toss Bill Cosby’s Tainted Conviction

    07/01/2021 8:30:38 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 61 replies
    The Federalist ^ | July 1, 2021 | Margot Cleveland
    While Bill Cosby may have walked out of prison a free man yesterday, the courts saw to it that he endured two criminal trials and spent years in prison during his appeals.On June 30, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court tossed the criminal sexual assault conviction against Bill Cosby, concluding that the 2005 decision by District Attorney Bruce Castor not to prosecute Cosby for the alleged sexual assault of Andrea Constand barred Pennsylvania from later charging Cosby with that crime. Given the avalanche of allegations that the former actor and comedian drugged and then sexually assaulted scores of young women, Wednesday’s decision...
  • South Carolina lawyer gets suspension after Facebook post about George Floyd

    06/28/2021 2:09:29 PM PDT · by ScubaDiver · 54 replies
    NYPost ^ | 06/28/2021 | Jackie Salo
    A South Carolina attorney has been suspended from practicing law after making incendiary Facebook posts, including one about George Floyd’s murder, sparked complaints. Lawyer David Paul Traywick was handed a six-month suspension and ordered to take a diversity class earlier this month by the state Supreme Court, The State newspaper reported. The attorney will also have to undergo an anger management assessment with a licensed therapist before his license is reinstated, the outlet reported.