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High Traffic: The DUI Conundrum | Legislation | Hudson Valley

It is illegal to drive under the influence of cannabis, to consume cannabis while driving, and for passengers in a vehicle to consume cannabis – and all of these will remain illegal once New York’s commercial cannabis market begins operating. , in the future. future to be determined. But what …

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Three Nebraska senators introduce pro-life legislation

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — With heightened security but no opposition present, three Nebraska senators introduced pro-life bills in this year’s legislative session. Senator Julie Slama introduced the heartbeat bill earlier this month that would make abortions illegal in Nebraska after a heartbeat is detected. A heartbeat is usually detected around …

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The latest Mahoning Valley business news and updates

Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC presented a check for $15,040 to the United Way of Youngstown and Mahoning Valley last week. Left to right, Alexa Sweeney Blackann, President of Sweeney; Derek Snider, Executive Director/Sweeney Partner; Bobby Stackhouse, Executive Director/Partner of Sweeney; and Bob Hannon, president of United Way of Youngstown and …

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Watchdog group calls for Senate committee online broadcast

The rotunda in the fall. (Eddie Moore/Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE — The New Mexico Foundation for Open Government is calling on the state Senate to make it easier for the public to follow the work of a committee that helps determine which bills can be …

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New Jersey’s LGBTQ+ Laws Ranked in Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 State Equality Index

Despite Most Anti-Transgender Legislative Season in History, Record Number of States Rank in Top Tier WASHINGTON—Today, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, and the Equality Federation Institute published its 8th annual edition State Equality …

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The Interest Groups Behind Ohio’s Anti-Abortion Legislation | News

Anti-abortion group Created Equal is holding a protest at the University of Cincinnati on Thursday, September 16, 2021 drawing a crowd of onlookers, advocates and critics. Stephanie Scarbrough | director of photography In August, Texas passed a law that launched an attack on reproductive rights across the country. Now, a …

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Biparty Senate group calls for elections amid reform talks

A bipartisan group spoke on election legislation on Wednesday as Democrats push to change Senate rules so they can vote for themselves. GOP Sen. Susan collinsSusan Margaret Collins Biparty Senate group calls for elections amid reform talks US lawmakers assess new COVID-19 stimulus funding for businesses Biden’s court choices face …

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Russian court orders memorial of recognized rights group to be closed

Russia’s Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the shutdown of Memorial, Russia’s oldest human rights watchdog, for repeatedly violating the country’s law on foreign agents. The group’s shutdown ends a year in which Russian authorities have cracked down on almost all forms of dissent, from opposition groups to Kremlin critic Alexei …

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Why electing Christy Smith to Congress is essential

LONG BEACH – In a tweet early Friday morning, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia announced he would run for the Congressional seat currently held by Representative Alan Lowenthal (D-CA47), who yesterday announced he was withdrawing from Congress. Hi everyone, I am running for Congress. My mother brought me to this …

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The Law on the Protection of Democrats’ Right to Organize is Bad Legislation

OPINION: Democrats in Congress and their union backers are looking to help big Laborers by expanding their ranks. The most recent version of the Orwellian, entitled Protecting the Right to Organize Act, would destroy the absolute right of employees to freedom of choice when unions knock on doors. The chances …

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“Any band that can be a voice for people who have no voice is a good thing” – The Undefeated

Buffalo Bills left tackle Dion Dawkins has had many memorable games since entering the NFL as a second-round pick in 2017, but he says one of the most important is a game he doesn’t has not yet played. “My older brother [Eric] saw me play in a preseason game but …

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UN Launches Bodyright Campaign Against Online Violence, Marketing & Advertising News, AND BrandEquity

UNFPA said online violence included cyberstalking, hate speech, doxxing – posting private information about an individual – and non-consensual use of images and videos such as deepfakes. (Representative image / iStock) The United Nations on Thursday launched a campaign against gender-based violence on the Internet, accompanied by the symbol? that …

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The adoption of women-friendly legislation is strongly recommended

LAHORE: During a march led by Women in Struggle for Empowerment (WISE) at the start of 16 days of activism that began around the world on Thursday, protesters chanted slogans: “Refuse the abuse and end the violence against women now ”. WISE has expressed grave concern at the escalation of …

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Pro-Biden group to spend $ 10 million on high-profile campaign touting president’s economic agenda

Building Back Together, the pro-Biden outdoor organization that formed earlier this year with the blessing of the White House, is starting that work with a $ 10 million ad campaign to tout the infrastructure proposal across the countries, including Arizona, Georgia, New Hampshire, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin – all states …

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GOP’s Cannabis Bill Officially Filed in Congress (Newsletter: November 16, 2021)

DEA once again boosts the production of psychedelics; OH medical marijuana expansion bill; Study: Cannabis legalization did not increase traffic accidents Subscribe to receive the Marijuana Moment newsletter delivered to your inbox every morning of the week. It’s the best way to find out which cannabis stories are shaping the …

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State law causing payday loan stores to close

“Out of business.” This sign is nothing new in the last 18 months. Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, sales for many merchants have dried up, doors have been closed and employees have been laid off. But across Illinois, a state law passed earlier this year caused the closure of hundreds …

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Anti-Israel protest against Google and Amazon accused of BDS ‘astroturf’ campaign

Pro-Israel activists and independent researchers claim that an “astroturf” campaign by anti-Israel organizations is behind public opposition by Google and Amazon employees to their companies’ involvement in the campaign. the Israeli Nimbus IT infrastructure project. On October 12, The Guardian published an anonymous letter ostensibly signed by 390 Google and …

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