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26 Oct 2020 at 10:00pm

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for October 27, 2020 is:

dexterous • \DEK-strus\  • adjective

1 : mentally adroit and skillful : clever

2 : done with mental or physical skill, quickness, or grace : done with dexterity : artful

3 : skillful and competent...

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California Supreme Court Approves Charter for Bar Exam Commission
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C.A. Keeps Preliminary Injunction Against Uber, Lyft in Place
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26 Oct 2020 at 11:03am
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California Chief Justice Launches Work Group on Homelessness
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Amy Coney Barrett confirmed to Supreme Court by GOP senators
by Jennifer Haberkorn
26 Oct 2020 at 3:50am

The vote was 52-48, with no Democratic senator supporting the confirmation.

Chileans approve rewriting of constitution in landslide vote
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25 Oct 2020 at 8:46pm

Chileans overwhelmingly vote for constitutional change.

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Los registros y un informe obtenido por The Times detallan las acusaciones de abuso médico genera...

Column: This year's political ads: The good, the bad and the deceptive
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25 Oct 2020 at 4:00am

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Israel's ultra-Orthodox are key to Benjamin Netanyahu's bid to stay in power, but their resistanc...

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President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden hit the nation's battleground states Saturday...

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24 Oct 2020 at 1:55pm

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Gordon Govier a District Attorney Investigator declarared under penalty of perjury that it was Guillermo Barragan Jr.'s First Amendment conduct in promoting mass civil disobedience that justified him having his firearms confiscated.
Answering Brief for United States
26 May 2020 at 10:32pm
Darren Chaker's bad conduct described.
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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.
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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Darren Chaker was prosecuted for peeping on a female in a tanning booth.
Darren Chaker was convicted of bankruptcy fraud.
Attempting to curry favor with the court..
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Dondi Properties Corp.
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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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