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Jury Orders City of Roy to Pay $3.26 Million to Men Shot by Police

The Centralia Chronicle 25 Sep 2021
The verdict is one of the largest reached in the Western District of Washington involving a nonfatal police shooting ... "We respect the legal process and appreciate the time and effort that went into this trial. "We also appreciate that this is a very challenging environment for law enforcement officers," she said ... He called for Johnson's resignation.

Courts find thousands not guilty

China Daily 24 Sep 2021
"Chinese courts have strengthened the protection of human rights in recent years to ensure that defendants can be given legal aid and a legal defense as well as ensuring that innocent people are not punished," Jiang Wei, vice-president of the top court, told the news conference.

Denver Cops File For Injunction To Stop Mandatory Vaccines

CBS News 24 Sep 2021
In court documents filed yesterday and obtained by CBS4, the seven officers- Jonathan Christian, Dewayne Rodgers, Bart Stark, Rich Ziegler, Nick Elliott, David Curtis and Les Tucker- contend that Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and his Department of Public Health and Environment do not have the legal authority to enforce the Aug.

Prospect of federal marijuana legalization doesn’t have everyone in Michigan industry jumping for joy

Michigan Live 24 Sep 2021
Federal marijuana legalization is coming ... Thompson said everyone he knows “stands in opposition to at least some of the” current version of the proposed federal legalization plan ... Toles believes the positive tradeoffs for businesses in a federally legalized environment outweighs any negative aspects.

Best Delta-8 THC Edibles and Gummies Online

LA Weekly 24 Sep 2021
The cannabis and hemp derivatives industry has exploded in popularity during the last 3-4 years, creating a vibrant environment for new consumers and producers. A massive shift in public perception and legality are key drivers in the increasing legitimacy of the sector that encourages innovation ... Is Delta-8 THC Legal? ... Legality and Misconceptions.

Ex-World Bank official defends Georgieva as magazine calls for her ouster at IMF

Gulf Daily News 24 Sep 2021
WASHINGTON ... OUSTER CALL ... The World Bank's "Doing Business" reports, now canceled, ranked countries based on their regulatory and legal environments, ease of business startups, financing, infrastructure and other business climate measures ... Georgieva has personally retained a public relations firm, SKDK, to push back against the allegations ... A U.S ... .

AJK High Powered Committee meeting held

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2021
Sep 24 (APP).Retired Secretary to the Government of AJ&K, sitting Legal & Public Policy Advisor, Consultant for Governance , Population & Development, Environment and Member IUCN - World Commission on Environmental Law on Friday said that an integrated approach to pool and ...

'Know your rights' guide released for US Afghan refugees

The New Arab 23 Sep 2021
Afghan refugees entering the United States face the challenge of rebuilding their lives in a new social, legal and cultural environment while also confronting the risk of bigots who may try to take advantage of their vulnerability,” said CAIR Government Affairs Director Robert S.

WHO: Air pollution worse than thought

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 23 Sep 2021
... environments ... While developed countries and some developing ones have set standards for air quality, a report from the U.N.'s environment program earlier this month found that one-third of the world's countries have no legally mandated standards for the quality of outdoor air.

‘Take It To The Track’: Families Of Street Racing Victims Urge Young Drivers To Slow ...

CBS Sports 23 Sep 2021
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Home surveillance video shows two cars racing through a residential neighborhood in Willowbrook at more than 80 mph. Those cars ran a stop sign, and slammed into a 23-year-old woman who did not survive. That woman was Bethany, the niece of Lori Argumendo.READ MORE ... So keep it safe, in a safe and legal environment.” .

Economist magazine calls for Georgieva to quit IMF over World Bank data scandal

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
That is why Ms Georgieva, an esteemed servant of several international institutions, should resign," the editorial said ... The World Bank's "Doing Business" reports, now cancelled, ranked countries based on their regulatory and legal environments, ease of business startups, financing, infrastructure and other business climate measures ... � ....

Hazing must not be tolerated in high school sports

Reflector 23 Sep 2021
In a column earlier this year, we shared some lessons we have learned in high school sports and performing arts as a result of the COVID-19 shutdown last year ... However, just one of these incidents is too many ... This course educates coaches about their legal responsibilities to provide a safe and respectful environment for the students in their care ... .

ESG is under attack, and that’s a good thing

GreenBiz 23 Sep 2021
Reprinted from GreenFin Weekly, a free newsletter. Subscribe here ... I think you’ll see a lot more rigor around how intended outcomes are framed, and that you’ll soon see greater involvement from folks in compliance and legal with increasing acumen around ESG investing." So, the control environment in the investment community is quickly catching up ... ....

Keir Starmer: my vision for the future of the Labour party

The Spectator 23 Sep 2021
health, living conditions, working conditions and the environment ... Not only is the UK currently way off track to meet our legally binding net-zero target, but we are not even on track to meet the less ambitious one that preceded it ... I was not privately educated but I have worked in environments dominated by people who were.

NBI charges 4 Boracay residents for violating Forest Code

Sun Star 22 Sep 2021
The NBI Environment Team Division has reported that it already arrested 15 individuals who are all illegal occupants in Boracay last year ... For his part, Artem Colacion, information officer of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Western Visayas, said their department is supportive of NBI’s operations.