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What Others Say: Murdaugh mystery raises questions about legal system

Index-Journal 18 Oct 2021
Bland unearthed the unfiled legal order that showed the millions owed Ms. Satterfield’s sons, which might never have happened if not for all the publicity; and last Friday, the high court suspended Mr ... Public confidence is the foundation of our legal system, and its erosion can be cured only through well, we’re not sure what at this point.

MTN joins Telkom case against Icasa about temporary spectrum

Business Day 18 Oct 2021
Mobile operator says termination will have negative consequences for it and the public.

Lopez calls for continuity of Duterte economic reforms

Manila Bulletin 18 Oct 2021
Article 12 Section 11 of the Constitution contains the restriction that public utilities must be 60 percent Filipino-owned. For the first time in 86 years the PSA amendment bill provides a legal definition of a public utility in order to differentiate such from the numerous public services listed in the 1936 Public Service Act.

State should mandate training on open records and meetings for public officials

The Sharon Herald 18 Oct 2021
Local governments in Western Pennsylvania are too often sloppy and secretive, whether it’s West Middlesex Borough authorizing street projects without a public vote or discussion, New Castle Area Schools concealing a labor contract, or Volant Borough withholding information on an executive session.

EDITORIAL: Murdaugh saga raises S.C. legal system questions

The Times & Democrat 18 Oct 2021
Supreme Court suspended his law license; SLED discovered the alleged conspiracy behind his shooting; Bland unearthed the unfiled legal order that showed the millions owed Satterfield’s sons, which might never have happened if not for all the publicity; and the high court ...

At a Glance

Shenzhen Daily 18 Oct 2021
Wedding ... The couple exchanged vows in a small Muslim wedding ceremony on the Gates’ estate in North Salem, New York ... Divorce ... She cited irreconcilable differences and requested joint legal and physical custody of their children ... Green went public with “Dancing With the Stars” alum Sharna Burgess more than 10 months ago ... Breakup ... .

Viewpoint: Tesla v Rivian, Automotive trade secrets in the spotlight

Eweekly 18 Oct 2021
The ‘black box’ nature of many software-related or electronic innovations means trade secrets can be an effective means of IP protection on route to market, provided that the information remains out of the public domain. For Rivian, the timing of this latest legal development is far from ideal.

‘Build Back Better’ — or ‘Build BIGOTRY Better’?

New York Post 18 Oct 2021
No, it’s the radical, fundamental and explicit reordering of American society around the Marxist concept of racial equity,” warns Stephen Miller, senior adviser to former President Donald Trump and founder of America First Legal, a public-interest law firm.

Anita Hill is leading the fight for gender equality

The Oklahoma Eagle 18 Oct 2021
A fast-paced life came on quickly, as she balanced roles as a university professor, public speaker, and national folk hero ... In every chapter she recounts historic legal cases, wrangling over statutes, behavior shifts, and public debates the nation has gone through on the road to promote equality.

Drinking alcohol temporarily increases resting heart rate, a hazard for heart patients

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 18 Oct 2021
Q. My smartwatch shows me that my sleeping heart rate is much higher at night after I've had a couple of glasses of wine ... Is that normal?. A ... The study was carried out at the Munich Oktoberfest, the world's largest public beer festival. The researchers recruited more than 3,000 men and women who had been drinking but were not legally impaired ... Dr ... Dr ... .

'Pray for leaders to unlock doors of legal education' - Kwaku Azar

Ghana Web 17 Oct 2021
Kwaku Asare aka Kwaku Azar has asked Ghanaians to pray for our leaders in the legal profession. He wants them to use their leadership roles to serve the interest of the public ... The lawyer who has consistently called for reforms in the approach towards the training of lawyers in the country said our leaders in the legal profession are dishonest.

New ethics complaint against Rep. Mike Kelly cites 'luxury trips, transportation, dining'

Erie Times-News 17 Oct 2021
The Campaign Legal Center is asking the agency to review the spending from the leadership PAC, which is called Keep America Rolling ... "When members of the public see lawmakers using campaign funds to have lavish lifestyles, it does decrease the public trust, whether or not it's legal," he said.

'Symposium established Korea as leading legislative country'

Korea Times 17 Oct 2021
Ministry of Government Legislation to hold 9th symposium with Asian legal experts ... In addition, it provides a service translating into Korean foreign legal information shared through exchanges with legal institutions in each country for the public and local companies.

Making law accessible to the ordinary person

Straits Times 17 Oct 2021
Though the Act contains many important changes, it is those to simplify legal terminology that are interesting and have the potential to dramatically improve public access to justice.

Theodore Decker: Ohio's State Board of Education stand on 'division' has unexpected consequences

The Columbus Dispatch 17 Oct 2021
What follows is the legal opinion you requested regarding your latest maneuverings ... This memo is meant to address the recent and unexpected legal questions that have been raised by members of the public, primarily students, but also staff at Ohio public schools, since passage of Resolution 13.