Monthly Archives: October 2016

Court Blocks Proof-Of-Citizenship Requirement For Voters In 3 States

Court Blocks Proof-Of-Citizenship Requirement For Voters In 3 States

 

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Merrit Kennedy of NPR reports that a federal appeals court has blocked a proof-of-citizenship requirement on a federal mail voter registration form in […]

By |October 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

American father and son sentenced to 10 years in Iranian prison

American father and son sentenced to 10 years in Iranian prison

Rolando Zenteno of CNN reports that Iranian-Americans Baquer Namazi and his son Siamak have been sentenced to 10 years in prison and fined $4.8 million, according to Iran’s official news channel IRINN.

Iran officials say five people were convicted and sentenced for “cooperating with Iran’s enemies,” […]

By |October 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

New Orleans Inspector General Ed Quatrevaux sets 4-year agenda

New Orleans Inspector General Ed Quatrevaux sets 4-year agenda

The Times-Picayune reports that public safety, water quality, and fee collections at Audubon facilities are among the matters that will be under the scrutiny of the New Orleans Office of Inspector General in the next four years.

Ed Quatrevaux provided an updated list Wednesday (Aug. 31) of what his […]

By |October 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Sandra Day O’Connor, then and now

Sandra Day O’Connor, then and now

CNN’s Joan Biskupic recently profiled Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and the potentially shifting atmosphere of the Supreme Court:

 

She always insisted it was luck that led to her appointment as the first woman on the US Supreme Court. But Sandra Day O’Connor was ready for her luck. She demonstrated that 35 […]

By |October 12th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Widow of slain Baton Rouge officer pregnant

Widow of slain Baton Rouge officer pregnant

 

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AnneClaire Stapleton of CNN reports that the widow of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana, police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty […]

By |October 3rd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments