Legal Issue Diversity
Term Limits a Touchy Issue (Gothamist)
Mayor Bloomberg is definitely interested in seeing if the CIty City Council can reverse term limits (or at least change them from two terms to three terms) but there may be many legal challenges ahead . The Sun reports NYPIRG would likely "join a fight against such a vote court," with NYPIRG senior attorney Gene Russianoff pointing out that voters approved term limits in both 1993 and ...
As School Year Begins, Cyber-Bullying Presents a Complex Legal Landscape (Newswise)
As students across the country prepare to return to school, school districts face an often complicated and confusing legal landscape on how to deal with cyber-bullies in their schools, according to a researcher from the University of New Hampshire.
PML-N takes legal advice on Zadari's eligibility and impeachment (New Kerala)
Lahore, Aug 25 : Pakistan Muslim League-N Chief Nawaz Sharif has consulted with renowned lawyer Farooq Ahsan and other senior members of legal fraternity on the eligibility of Pakistan People's Party co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari.
Austrian To Proceed With Share Issue (Aviation Daily)
The legal wrangling between Austrian Airlines and Saudi Arabian investor Mohamed Bin Issa al Jaber took another turn Aug. 21 when the carrier said it will proceed with a share issue it claims both parties are contracted to fulfill.
Group of residents requests legal action against McDougal (East Montgomery County Observer)
A group of Montgomery County residents is calling for legal proceedings against District Attorney Michael McDougal, who they say abused the public trust by making questionable expenditures from the asset forfeiture funds.
Ambridge board member wants district to pay legal fees (The Beaver County Times)
AMBRIDGE ? An Ambridge Area School Board member is seeking a refund for legal fees he paid to fight sexual harassment claims that were brought against him earlier this year and later dropped.
Iraqi leader insists on deadline for troop pullout (AP via Yahoo! News)
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki dug in his heels Monday on the future of the U.S. military in Iraq, insisting that all foreign soldiers leave the country by a specific date in 2011 and rejecting legal immunity for American troops.
MTA to take action against St Martin?s College (Malta Today)
David Darmanin Because of what has been described as an oversight, the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has asked one of its enforcement officers to look into an outstanding legal issue concerning the EC Group, which for the last 18 months has been operating a dormitory facility at St Martin?s College without the necessary license cover.
Rammell Faces Legal Battle Over Ballot (KIVI Boise)
Independent candidate Rex Rammell faces a new challenge in his quest for a U.S. Senate seat. It's a legal challenge that could prevent his name from even appearing on the ballot.
Many Colleges Join Petition to Lower Legal Drinking Age to 18 (The Tech)
By Shaila Dewan THE NEW YORK TIMES Two college presidents, both in Georgia, have withdrawn their names from a petition to reconsider the legal drinking age after it drew blistering criticism last week from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, safety experts, transportation officials, and politicians.