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Women’s Rights Measure Qualifies For Oregon Ballot

The measure would amend the state constitution to prohibit state and local governments from discriminating on the basis of gender

CBS Seattle–06/23/2014

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.” (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Chief Microsoft Lawyer: Government Spying On Par With ‘Cyber Attacks, Sophisticated Malware’

Microsoft’s top legal counsel is calling recently uncovered government surveillance an “advanced persistent threat alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.”


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Abortion Foes Say Voters May Trump Constitution

Abortion foes seeking to expand the state’s parental notification law say voter-backed laws can trump the Montana Constitution.


ACA supporters and protesters in front of the Supreme Court (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Supreme Court Is Back In DC And Controversy Is Sure To Follow

The Supreme Court justices are back in Washington, D.C., and after the stunt Chief Justice John Roberts pulled three months ago with the Obamacare ruling, I would prefer it was Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson coming into town instead.


Legislation in response to Caylee Anthony is being argued as 'self-incrimination' that is not legal. (Getty Images)

Lawyer: ‘Caylee Anthony’ Child Death Reporting Law Unconstitutional

A defense lawyer for a South Dakota woman charged under the state’s new child death reporting law says it’s unconstitutional because it violates his client’s right against self-incrimination.


An Obamacare supporter at the Supreme Court (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Gets Another Big Win From The Supreme Court

President Obama won big this week with the Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and immigration. While Mitt Romney and the Tea Party couldn’t have had a worse week.


Norm One Nation

Norm Is Breaking Down All Of Today’s Biggest Stories

Thursday, February 23, 2012 Today, justice is served on bare-knuckled politics; rednecks; sensitivity training; gas prices and oil companies; the Constitution; Republicon presidential candidates and the Post Office! The Virginia transvaginal ultrasound issue has seen […]

1090 The Fan–02/23/2012

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School Dollars Under Watchful Eye of WA State Supreme Court

The Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state isn’t meeting its constitutional obligation to amply pay for basic public education, but the justices gave an endorsement to the reform work the Legislature has already started.


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Justice Department: Seattle Police Unconstitutionally Engage In Excessive Force

Seattle police have engaged in excessive force that violated federal law and the Constitution, the U.S. Justice Department said Friday.



Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]



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