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Word of the Day

21 Jan 2020 at 9:00pm

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for January 22, 2020 is:

nurture • \NER-cher\  • verb

1 : to supply with nourishment

2 : educate

3 : to further the development of : foster


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California Published News

Chief Justice Releases Statement on Governor's Budget Proposal for 2020-21
10 Jan 2020 at 10:20am
California Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye today issued a statement on Gov. Gavin Newsom's b...

Supreme Court Attorneys Give Back
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Courts Help Put New Laws into Effect
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Supreme Court Reappoints Members to Ethics Committee
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Chief Justice Appoints New Members to Power of Democracy Steering Committee
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In Davos, Trump talks impeachment trial, targets Thunberg and dismisses troop...
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22 Jan 2020 at 10:14am

As he leaves the World Economic Forum, President Trump alludes to his Senate impeachment trial, s...

South Korea orders dismissal of transgender soldier
by Victoria Kim
22 Jan 2020 at 8:10am

Byun Hui-su, a staff sergeant who underwent gender assignment surgery, was dismissed from the mil...

China coronavirus: 440 cases reported, including 9 deaths, as millions travel...
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The coronavirus outbreak, which has killed 9, began at a seafood and live animal market in Wuhan....

Psychologist who waterboarded self-proclaimed 9/11 plotter says, 'I would do ...
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21 Jan 2020 at 11:54am

James Mitchell, the CIA psychologist who waterboarded Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, was unapologetic as...

Q&A: What is coronavirus? What you should know about the virus behind the out...
by Associated Press
21 Jan 2020 at 11:32am

Health officials around the world are keeping a close watch on an outbreak of a virus in China. H...

Meet the California firefighters helping Australia battle epic bush fires
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21 Jan 2020 at 5:00am

More than 170 U.S. firefighters are helping their Australian counterparts battle the nation's wor...

Leaning in: Elizabeth Warren makes a pitch to women in the Iowa home stretch
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21 Jan 2020 at 5:00am

Elizabeth Warren, who has been consistently dogged by doubts about her electability, is making a...

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21 Jan 2020 at 3:00am

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20 Jan 2020 at 12:44pm

The coming trial of Khalid Shaikh Mohammed before a military commission will focus not on what he...

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20 Jan 2020 at 3:00am

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Malaysia sends back trash, says it won't be the 'rubbish dump of the world'
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19 Jan 2020 at 10:34pm

Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mostly wealthy countries, including ...

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4th Circuit rules against Virginia elected official who blocked constituent on Facebook
Set of initial filing for TRO
Complaint in Karras v. Gore
7 Dec 2019 at 4:20am
Dimitri Karras, owner of Ares Armor in Oceanside, sued San Diego County in October 2015. Sheriff’s officials deleted his combative comments and then banned him from posting anything further. Karras claimed it was a violation of his First Amendment rights because the Facebook page was run by a government entity. Because it was a government agency, the Facebook page was a public forum for all taxpayers. The county argued that commenters must follow rules — such as staying respectful and on topic — to post to the site, and that Karras’s posts were neither. The backlash over the lawsuit, as well as a flood of negative and sometimes obscene comments Karras’ supporters posted onto the Facebook page, prompted the Sheriff’s Department to remove the page permanently.
$25,000 Contribution from the spouse of bad man Leonard John Ialeggio to daughter Michelle Ialeggio
During public speaking engagements candidate Michelle Ialeggio touts the education received from her father Leonard John Ialeggio, without disclosing the circumstances of him being disciplined by trade and Federal authorities for requesting, receiving and and retaining reimbursement for expenses he did not incur from his employer and inducing that company to pay club initiation fees when he was not entitled to such payment.
Public records act request seeking information regarding candidate's touted volunteer activities taking place during work hours.
. . . As to what we consider the far more serious allegation of cause one, it is clear that Ialeggio, lacking corporate agreement to reimburse him for about $ 148,000 in pre-existing branch office expenses, undertook by means of self-help to even the score. . .. These credits (totalling $ 148,000) were never authorized by Home Life, and Ialeggio has not produced a scintilla of evidence apart from his own testimony that they were. . . . We thus believe that by directing the entry of the unauthorized credits, Ialeggio wrongfully increased his potential personal compensation by $ 148,000.The National Committee went on to find that the evidence suggested that "in causing the unauthorized credits to the contingency account to be made and in submitting the misleading [Black Hawk] invoices, Ialeggio was consciously operating to benefit. . .
STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 63, "PRIVATE DEFENDANTS’ BRIEF IN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFF STATES’ MOTION FOR A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION"
STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 64, "FEDERAL DEFENDANTS’ BRIEF IN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION"
STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 58-2, "[PROPOSED] BRIEF OF AMICUS CURIAE ELECTRONIC FRONTIER FOUNDATION IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS"
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Excerpts of Record Volume 1
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Receivership order Darren Chaker
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Ruling against David Hunter aka Darren Chaker Assault Weapon charge
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Darren Chaker was prosecuted for peeping on a female in a tanning booth.
Darren Chaker was convicted of bankruptcy fraud.
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091102 Email from Gonzales re Insurance Endorsements
Dondi Properties Corp.
4 Jun 2009 at 6:01pm
The case Dondi Properties Corp. v. Commerce Sav. & Loan Asso., 121 F.R.D. 284 (1988) imposes an affirmative requirement on litigants to "play nice" with one another and timely file papers. Judge Houser expexts compliance with the order.
Mr. Slye's request for waiver of his obligation to participate in jury duty, as submitted on January 26, 2009, poignantly demonstrates the poisonous effect that Black-Robed Hooligans and their attorney friends have on the system of justice as whole. Although the officers of the court may take pleasure in breaking from their oaths, their conduct ultimately results in statements such as that posted by Mr. Slye.

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