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Brazil sinks aircraft carrier in Atlantic despite presence of asbestos and toxic materials

The Observer 05 Feb 2023
A judge overruled a last-minute legal bid to stop the operation, saying that an “unplanned” scuttling could be even worse for the environment than the “controlled” sinking, local media reported ... Brazil then brought the aircraft carrier back but did not allow it into port, citing the “high risk” to the environment.
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Brazil scuttles warship in Atlantic despite pollution concerns

Korea Times 05 Feb 2023
A judge overruled a last-minute legal bid to stop the operation, saying in his decision that an unplanned sinking could be even worse for the environment or pose a danger to crews, the G1 news outlet reported ... Brazil then brought the aircraft carrier back but did not allow it into port, citing the "high risk" to the environment.
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Noah Feldman: The chief justice’s wife has every right to her legal career

Pioneer Press 05 Feb 2023
... be allowed to do her job as a legal recruiter ... He is universally recognized as one of the paragons of ethical behavior in the legal world today, a kind of Republican version of Merrick Garland ... Consider that the justices all went to law school and worked in legal environments.
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Anti-abortion group must pay $850,000 of Planned Parenthood’s legal fees after being fined $110k over noise volations

The Spokesman-Review 04 Feb 2023
An anti-abortion group must pay about $960,000 to Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho to cover legal feels and a fine for protests that interfered with patient care ... Those attorney fees total $850,000, according to Legal Voice and Planned Parenthood.
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Italian union files legal complaint against Snam's LNG terminal over environmental concerns

Reuters 04 Feb 2023
USB said its legal complaint was filed to the Livorno prosecutor's office.Latest Updates ... Legal EthicscategoryLeon Black loses bid to sanction accusers' law firm, article with image ... In November, Piombino city administration filed a legal challenge against the LNG terminal claiming risks to safety, the environment and local businesses.
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CVCC offering Human Resources Institute class

Hickory Record 04 Feb 2023
This course introduces and/or reinforces the human resource concepts essential to functioning effectively in an HR environment. Topics include equal opportunity and legal compliance, acquiring and selection of talent, performance and employee development, compensation planning, and employee relations.
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Solutions promoted at sex trafficking summit in Carson City

Nevada Appeal 04 Feb 2023
The day unfolded in a series of panels with participants sharing what motivated them to bring legal solutions or new policies to the table. Jason Guinasso, co-founder, executive vice president and director of legal services at Charleston Law Center, said abolishing legal prostitution in Nevada would help eliminate sex trafficking.
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'Strikes Work': REI Agrees to March 3 Union Election After Ohio Walkout

Common Dreams 04 Feb 2023
John Ginter, a sales associate at the Beachwood REI, told Cleveland-based Ideastream Public Media that he and his co-workers are seeking better working conditions ... \n\nThere is NOTHING respectable about a workplace environment where employees are harassed, intimidated & prevented from exercising their LEGAL RIGHT to vote in a fair union election ... .
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Nepo babies take note! The celeb offspring who pursued VERY unstarry careers - from Ulrika ...

The Daily Mail 04 Feb 2023
include Ben Ford, 55 - son of actor Harrison - who works as a chef, and Jack Dafoe, 41 - son of actor Willem Dafoe - who works as an environmentalist. Ulrika Jonsson's daughter Bo, posing in her nanny uniform ... He told the Mail ... She said ... Despite his starry parents, Jack has focussed on a different path - using legal skills to have save the environment.
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Appeal court rejects environmental group’s bid for legal aid

The Irish Times 03 Feb 2023
FIE CLG, a company limited by guarantee, has been active for 20 years in challenging the legality of various decisions of State agencies potentially affecting the environment ... Friends of the Irish Environment (FIE) has lost an ...
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Councils say they lack funds to enforce stricter limits on wood burners

The Observer 03 Feb 2023
Local authorities lack the resources for the crackdown on highly polluting wood burners promised by the environment secretary, Thérèse Coffey, they say ... That’s why our landmark [2021] Environment Act has made it easier for local authorities to take legal action on pollution from domestic burning in urban areas, including powers to issue fines.
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S. Korean court sentences ex-minister to 2 years in prison

Wtop 03 Feb 2023
Cho apologized for the perks his daughter has received as he stepped down as justice minister but has steadfastly denied legal wrongdoing ... teenagers toil in hyper-competitive school environments because graduating from elite universities is seen as crucial to career prospects.
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DUP and Tory Brexiteers join forces to demand Rishi Sunak stops building EU customs checkpoints ...

The Daily Mail 03 Feb 2023
Meanwhile the Government is facing a legal challenge over the legislation used to over-ride Stormont ... Mr Bryson’s legal representatives have served a pre-action letter to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).
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Inching towards an efficient Justice Delivery System with ODR

Deccan Chronicle 03 Feb 2023
Amid the innovation-centric entrepreneurial environment in the country technologists, legal experts, and social and business leaders together launched E-Alternate Dispute Resolution (E-ADR) Challenge in 2019 ... The country’s legal structure was slowly warming up to the idea of ...
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Noah Feldman: The chief justice's wife has every right to her legal career

Hastings Tribune 03 Feb 2023
... be allowed to do her job as a legal recruiter ... He is universally recognized as one of the paragons of ethical behavior in the legal world today, a kind of Republican version of Merrick Garland ... Consider that the justices all went to law school and worked in legal environments.

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