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  • Mom files lawsuit against priest for suggesting son who died by suicide might not go to Heaven

    11/16/2019 1:30:02 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 94 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 11/15/2019 | Leonardo Blair
    The mother of an 18-year-old college student who died by suicide last December, has filed a lawsuit against the Rev. Don LaCuesta, a priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Temperance, Michigan, for suggesting at her son’s funeral that he might not go to Heaven. Linda Hullibarger and her husband, Jeff, whose son, Maison Hullibarger, died by suicide on Dec. 4, 2018, had previously called for LaCuesta to be fired for traumatizing grieving friends and family at his funeral on Dec. 8, 2018. In a statement shortly after the backlash over LaCuesta’s comments, the Archdiocese of Detroit...
  • US meat supply riddled with feces, doctors claim ... bid to wipe fecal matter from our food

    11/14/2019 4:47:54 PM PST · by Jyotishi · 74 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | April 22, 2019 | Mia De Graaf Health Editor for dailymail.com and dailymail.com Reporter
    Complete title: US meat supply is riddled with feces, doctors claim in a lawsuit against the government in a bid to wipe fecal matter from our food The government maintains a 'zero tolerance' policy on feces in food The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine says that only applies to 'visible' fecal matter They filed a lawsuit against the USDA on Tuesday calling for tighter regulations The US meat supply is riddled with fecal matter, a new lawsuit against the government claims. While the government maintains a 'zero tolerance' policy on feces in food, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine says...
  • With DACA looking set for a Supreme Court victory, the left takes aim at Stephen Miller

    11/13/2019 7:34:53 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 31 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/13/2019 | Monica Showalter
    Stephen Miller is one of President Trump's most effective and loyal White House advisors. He's competent, and he gets a lot done on the immigration front, an area that's unusually difficult to navigate politically, with Democrats dead set against any borders or rule of law, a leftist establishment that continuously uses the courts to render rule of law at the border meaningless, and a public susceptible to the media's migrant sob stories as their argument for ending any border laws. Even the clergy piles on in favor of the lawbreaking. Now that Trump is poised for what appears to be...
  • Closing Arguments Today in Planned Parenthood Baby Parts RICO Case

    11/12/2019 11:45:59 AM PST · by Morgana · 11 replies
    OPERATION RESCUE ^ | Nov. 12, 2019 | Cheryl Sullenger
    San Francisco, CA Closing arguments are set to begin today in the Planned Parenthood v. CMP et. al. case in the Federal Courtroom of Judge William Orrick in San Francisco. Defendants in the case include Troy Newman of Operation Rescue, Sandra Merritt, Albin Rhomberg, David Daleiden, and Adrian Lopez, along with two business entities, Center for Medical Progress and Biomax. The case stems from the release of several undercover videos in the summer of 2015 that showed Planned Parenthood executives discussing the sale of aborted baby parts for valuable consideration and methods used to ensure that tissues and organs...
  • Supreme Court appears inclined to let Trump end DACA Program

    11/12/2019 10:33:27 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 133 replies
    NBC News ^ | Nov 12, 2019 | Pete Williams
    WASHINGTON A bare majority of the U.S. Supreme Court appeared likely Tuesday to let the Trump administration follow through on its plan to shut down DACA, the federal program that has allowed nearly 800,000 young people, known as dreamers, to avoid deportation and remain in the U.S. With hundreds of DACA supporters rallying outside so many that police shut down the street in front of the Supreme Court the justices heard nearly an hour and a half of oral arguments. Based on their questions, it appeared that the court's five conservatives were inclined to rule that the...
  • Supreme Court will allow Sandy Hook families to move forward in suit against gunmaker Remington

    11/12/2019 7:43:29 AM PST · by CtBigPat · 67 replies
    CNBC ^ | 11/12/2019 | Tucker Higgins
    WASHINGTON The Supreme Court said Tuesday that it will not hear a closely watched case against gunmaker Remington, a move the company has warned could potentially increase the liability of firearm manufacturers to suits brought by victims of gun crimes.
  • Planned Parenthood is Suing the Pro-Lifers Who Exposed Its Aborted Baby Part Sales for Millions

    11/11/2019 10:13:20 PM PST · by Morgana · 18 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov 11, 2019 | Mat Staver
    Liberty Counsel Chief Litigation Counsel Harry Mihet makes his closing argument to the jury tomorrow morning in a San Francisco federal courtroom. The 11-person jury (one was excused after an accident) starts deliberating Wednesday. Thats why Im asking you to pray for Harry . . . and especially for our client Sandra Merritt. She faces the very real possibility of a crushing jury verdict. And that verdict could come anytimepossibly even later this week. Planned Parenthood is suing Sandra for millions. Her supposed crime was exposing the abortion giants brutal, merciless and greedy commerce in the baby body parts it...
  • Mulvaney to file his own impeachment lawsuit, lawyers say

    11/12/2019 3:59:54 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 15 replies
    Associated Press ^ | November 12, 2019 | Eric Tucker
    White House acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney plans to file his own lawsuit over testimony in the House impeachment inquiry, withdrawing his bid to join a separate case filed last month by a former Trump adviser, his attorneys said Monday. The plans were revealed in a court filing in which Mulvaney abandoned his earlier request to become part of a suit by Charles Kupperman, President Donald Trumps former deputy national security adviser. Lawyers for Mulvaney had asked Friday evening to join that lawsuit, saying his case presented similar legal issues to that of Kupperman. But they switched course following...
  • DACA lands before Supreme Court: Showdown over Trump bid to end Dreamer program

    11/11/2019 6:48:27 AM PST · by Java4Jay · 93 replies
    The long-running battle over the Trump administrations bid to end the Obama-era program for young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers will land before the Supreme Court on Tuesday.
  • OJ Simpson sues Las Vegas casino, contends he was defamed

    11/09/2019 9:36:14 AM PST · by bgill · 68 replies
    kxan ^ | Nov. 8, 2019 | Ken Ritter
    O.J. Simpson is suing a Las Vegas hotel-casino that banned him in November 2017, alleging that unnamed employees defamed him by telling a celebrity news site he had been drunk, disruptive and unruly. Simpson, on parole in Nevada for a 2008 conviction for armed robbery and assault with a weapon, filed the lawsuit Thursday against Nevada Property 1 LLC, corporate owner of the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The complaint acknowledges that Simpson, after several hours with two friends at a steakhouse and a lounge in November 2017, received a notice from a security guard as they left. It prohibited him...
  • E. Jean Carroll Is Suing The President For Defamation (The Woman Who accused Trump of rape)

    11/04/2019 12:58:31 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 26 replies
    Hotair ^ | 11/04/2019 | Jazz Shaw
    We haven’t seen E. Jean Carroll’s name in the headlines for a while, probably since she finished her recent book tour. But now she’s back, bringing a lawsuit against Donald Trump. But it’s not for sexual assault or anything related. It’s a defamation suit spurred by the President supposedly calling her a liar or at least suggesting she was being untruthful when she claimed that he had raped her in a dressing room at Bergdorf Goodman. She’s lawyered up and appears serious about moving this forward, so the tabloids should have a field day with it. (WaPo) A writer...
  • Key Question in Detroit Funeral Home Case at Supreme Court: Can We Rely on the Law?

    10/31/2019 4:44:41 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 18 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 31, 2019 | John Bursch
    The fate of a century-old Detroit mainstay hangs in the balance before the U.S. Supreme Court, but not likely for any reason you’d guess. In fact, once you know the broader implications of the case, you’ll realize why you should follow its outcome closely.After all, the outcome in G.R. & R.G. Harris Funeral Homes v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission could have a huge impact on workplaces, schools, athletic fields, and even women’s shelters, not just in Michigan, but all over the nation.Harris, which I argued before the Supreme Court on Oct. 8, raises a crucial question: Can Americans rely on the...
  • Maryland man awarded $800K over fight with Six Flags guards

    10/30/2019 8:08:02 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 19 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | October 29, 2019 | Associated Press
    UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) -- A Maryland man who says security guards beat him at a Six Flags America park on Father's Day in 2018 was awarded $800,000 by a jury on Friday. Nicholaus Mims and his family were visiting a water park area at Six Flags America in Bowie when the father took off his shirt and noticed one of his children was missing, The Daily Record reported , citing the complaint filed last year in Prince George's County Circuit Court. He found his son, but security guards told him he needed to put on a shirt.
  • United States Files Lawsuit Against State of California for Unlawful Cap and Trade Agreement

    10/23/2019 3:01:23 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 18 replies
    justice.gov ^ | October 23, 2019 | DOJ
    Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, October 23, 2019 United States Files Lawsuit Against State of California for Unlawful Cap and Trade Agreement with the Canadian Province of Quebec The United States today filed a civil complaint against the state of California, several of its officers, the California Air Resources Board, and the Western Climate Initiative Inc., for unlawfully entering a cap and trade agreement with the Canadian Province of Quebec.“The state of California has veered outside of its proper constitutional lane to enter into an international emissions agreement.  The power to enter into...
  • President Donald Trump and his legal team have threatened to sue CNN for violating the Lanham Act.

    10/19/2019 2:17:09 AM PDT · by jimbug · 41 replies
    Project Veritas ^ | October 18,2019 | Project Veritas
    President Donald Trump and his legal team have threatened to sue CNN for violating the Lanham Act.
  • Oklahoma Lawsuit Shows Logical Flaws in Gun Control Assumptions

    10/18/2019 6:24:59 AM PDT · by marktwain · 4 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 15 October, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    We the People have the right to keep and bear arms. It says it right here on this old Constitution. U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- The coming implementation of Constitutional Carry in Oklahoma has served to emphasize the logical flaws in the arguments of those opposed. Constitutional Carry is the removal of restrictions on the carry of handguns in most public places. It restores the state of the law to a close approximation of the law as it existed when the Constitution was signed or the Bill of Rights ratified. At that time, no permits were required to carry handguns either concealed or...
  • Trump: "We're Going to Take Look At' Suing Schiff, Pelosi"

    10/13/2019 10:20:34 AM PDT · by grimalkin · 33 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 10/13/19 | Eric Mack
    Trump said "this crooked" Schiff "fraudulently mischaracterized" his July 25 Ukraine phone call to congratulate the new president "to make it sound absolutely horrible." "I'm going to go after him," Trump said. "They say, 'sir, he has immunity, because he said it in Congress he has immunity.' I don't care about immunity. He can't have immunity. He made up a phone call." Trump added his "totally congenial" phone call was twisted by a "totally terrible fraudulent thing" as Schiff was "talking to the American public, lying and cheating" and now "he has to pay a big price." Trump: Even if...
  • Lawsuit: Fortnite Is as Addictive as Cocaine, Ruins Lives

    10/10/2019 1:40:56 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 39 replies
    Futurism ^ | 10/10/2019 | Kristen Houser
    On Thursday, a Canadian law firm filed a notice requesting permission to launch a class-action lawsuit against Epic Games makers of the incredibly popular video game Fortnite on behalf of two parents in Quebec. One parent claims in the filing that their 10-year-old son has been playing the game almost daily for months and becomes very frustrated and angry whenever the parent tries to limit his playing time. The other parent says in the filing that their 15-year-old son quickly developed an addiction to Fortnite.' The lawsuit goes on to note that some Fortnite players dont eat or...
  • Youre Trying To Change The Meaning Of Sex: Oral arguments heating up at the Supreme Court

    10/09/2019 8:43:52 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 42 replies
    Hotair ^ | 10/09/2019 | Jazz Shaw
    The oral arguments at the Supreme Court in the case of Harris Funeral Homes v. EEOC and two other cases involving LGBT employment issues seem to indicate that we’re heading toward yet another set of close decisions split along partisan lines. If you’ve been following our ongoing coverage of the case here, you’re already aware that the dispute in Harris involves a funeral director named Aimee Stephens who was fired after announcing that he was transgender and planned to begin living and dressing as a woman on the job. Two other cases deal with gay workers who were allegedly...
  • What the Supreme Court and a Funeral Home Can Teach Us About Civics and Dealing with Transgenders

    10/09/2019 8:59:45 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    Townhall ^ | 10/09/2019 | James Gottry
    On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc. v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The case arose when Harris Funeral Homes, a fifth generation family business, was sued by the EEOC because of its sex-specific dress code. The question before the Court is whether the word sex in Title VII and other civil rights laws includes transgender status.There is much at stake. A change in the law could force organizations to open womens shelters to biological men. It could throw open the doors of locker rooms, restrooms and showers to the opposite...