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(4 days ago) Biden administration asks U.S. Supreme Court to block Texas abortion law. President Joe Biden's administration on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block a Texas law

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Law schools report soaring admission test scores in

(3 days ago) 13 hours ago · No law school has yet reported a decline in its median LSAT score Lewis & Clark Law School's four-point increase is the biggest so far (Reuters) - Law

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Law firms promise jobs before law school in new diversity

(5 days ago) As companies demand more diversity from outside counsel and law firms realize having a mix of backgrounds and perspectives is an advantage, competition for top minority law

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More law firms use 'virtual internships' to recruit summer

(Just Now) 1 day ago · White & Case is the latest law firm to expand its Forage program, this month launching a new track that puts law students in the shoes of a first-year IP associate. White & Case in 2019 became the

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China passes law to cut homework pressure on students

(5 days ago) China has passed an education law that seeks to cut the "twin pressures" of homework and off-site tutoring in core subjects, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday.

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EPA proposes regulating 'forever chemicals' under

(Just Now) The new regulation, if adopted, would particularly affect the operations of water treatment facilities, wastewater plants and landfills, said Kenneth Sansone, a partner at SL Environmental Law Group.

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China strengthens land border protection with new law

(1 days ago) China passed a law on Saturday to strengthen border protection amid a protracted standoff with India, worries about spillover effects from Taliban-controlled Afghanistan and the spread of …

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Hong Kong passes film censorship law to 'safeguard

(3 days ago) 2 hours ago · The law empowers Hong Kong's chief secretary, the second-most powerful figure in the city's administration, to revoke a film's licence if it is "found to be contrary to national security interests."

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Most Poles says govt should give ground in EU rule-of-law

(4 days ago) Almost three quarters of Poles think authorities should accept some or all EU demands to roll back judicial reforms it says violate the rule of law, a survey showed, suggesting strong disapproval

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Personal injury financiers get boost with new Colorado law

(1 days ago) The Colorado law, which went into effect last month, keeps information about a victim's use of the financing, known as a medical lien, away from defense attorneys, jurors and judges.

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Austrian government proposes law to legalise assisted

(7 days ago) The new law lays out the conditions under which assisted suicide will be possible in the future, following a ruling by Austria's Constitutional Court last December according to which banning

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Ex-Giuliani associate Parnas found guilty of violating U.S

(Just Now) Lev Parnas, a onetime associate of Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, was found guilty on Friday of violating U.S. campaign finance laws during the 2018 elections.

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Cambodia passes law barring dual citizenship for holders

(7 days ago) 2 days ago · Cambodia's parliament on Monday passed constitutional amendments barring holders of the country's top posts, including prime minister, from being citizens of other countries.

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U.S. Justice Dept. to ask Supreme Court to put Texas

(7 days ago) Oct 15 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden's administration on Friday said it will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block a restrictive Texas law that imposes a …

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Law school applicants surge 13%, biggest increase since

(4 days ago) Law school applicants surge 13%, biggest increase since dot-com bubble. (Reuters) - This was the year everyone wanted to go to law school. The number of people applying for admission to law school

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U.S. Supreme Court takes up Texas abortion case, lets ban

(5 days ago) The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear on Nov. 1 a challenge to a Texas law that imposes a near-total ban on the procedure and lets private citizens enforce it - a case that could

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Australia publisher calls government on Facebook

(5 days ago) A small Australian publisher is calling for the government to enforce a new law to compel Facebook Inc to negotiate a content deal, prompting the …

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China drafts law to punish parents for children's bad

(3 days ago) The draft family education promotion law, which will be reviewed at the NPC Standing Committee session this week, also urges parents to arrange time for their children to …

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Amnesty to shut Hong Kong offices given national security

(9 days ago) 2 days ago · A woman enters the Amnesty International Hong Kong office, after its announcement to close citing China-imposed national security law, in Hong Kong, China October 25, 2021.

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'Captain America' protester convicted under Hong Kong

(1 days ago) 1 day ago · The national security law was imposed by Beijing in June last year, punishing what China sees as subversion, secession, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces in the former British colony

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'Love jihad' law seen trampling women's hard-earned

(3 days ago) Mehak said the new law - though aimed at stopping forced conversions - would end up stoking social pressures over interfaith marriage and risked curbing women’s hard-earned freedom. Her fiance

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Jordan scraps 'marry your rapist' law: activists Reuters

(4 days ago) Egypt repealed its law in 1999, and Morocco overhauled its law in 2014 following the suicide of a 16-year-old girl and the attempted suicide of a 15-year-old who were forced to marry their rapists.

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