Mar 4, 12:29 AM PST
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Mar 3, 9:07 PM PST
Who says crime doesn’t pay? It paid awfully well for this family. The operative word is “paid” because the jig is up! As reported by NJ Advance Media for NJ.com: Three members of an Edison family have been sentenced after guilty pleas in a cosmetics counterfeiting ring that earned...
Mar 3, 9:05 PM PST
“Woman who lost $500K calls ex-lawyer’s 5-year sentence for stealing $10M ‘a joke'” [Alabama; Martha Neil, ABA Journal ] Canada: “Mom Lost Custody After She Left Her Kid Alone at Home for 90 Minutes” [ Lenore Skenazy and Paul Best, Reason ] “New British Law Will Call All Sorts of...
Mar 3, 8:20 PM PST
The Associated Press has this report . And Lyle Denniston has a blog post titled " States want immigration policy kept on hold ." You can access at this link the states' answer opposition to the federal government's motion seeking a stay pending appeal.
Mar 3, 7:22 PM PST
The Ministry of the Attorney General is considering an online dispute resolution (ODR) system for dealing with some provincial offences, mainly traffic offences to start. The system would rely on administrative monetary penalties rather than judicially-imposed fines. The consultation...