Monthly Archives: January 2015

Teen With Curable Cancer Must Continue Chemo: Court

Connecticut Teen With Curable Cancer Must Continue Chemo: Court
 

NBC reports

A 17-year-old Connecticut girl with a highly curable cancer is not mentally competent to make her own medical decisions and will continue to receive the chemotherapy treatments she’s battled to halt, the Connecticut Supreme Court ordered Thursday.
Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers ruled that the teen — […]

By |January 9th, 2015|Legal News, Supreme Court|0 Comments

The President Proposes to Make Community College Free

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In a recent video clip  published on Facebook, President Obama “unveiled” a new proposal.

Under President Obama’s new proposal, students would be able to earn the first half of a bachelor’s degree, or earn the technical skills needed in the workforce — all at no cost to them. 
The requirements:

What students have to do: Students must attend […]

By |January 9th, 2015|President Obama|0 Comments

“Federal judge blocks use of Arizona identity-theft laws”

“Federal judge blocks use of Arizona identity theft laws”
From Jurist: Judge David Campbell for the US District Court for the District of Arizona on Monday ruled Maricopa County officials may not enforce two Arizona identity-theft laws used to convict hundreds of undocumented immigrant workers. The court ordered an immediate halt [LAT report] to the […]

By |January 7th, 2015|Immigration, Legal News|0 Comments

Corporate Criminals evade Imprisonment Again

 

Corporate Criminals evade Imprisonment Again

 

Earlier this week, Alstom S.A., a French corporate multinational power and transportation company, pleaded guilty in the District of Connecticut to a two-count information charging it with violating the accounting provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Alstom, agreed to pay over $772 million, he largest criminal fine that has ever […]

By |January 2nd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments