The Vatican on Tuesday published guidelines for Catholics who
want to be cremated, saying their remains cannot be scattered,
divvied up or kept at home but rather stored in a sacred,
church-approved place. ...
By Tim Ghianni NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Tennessee's
attorney general said on Tuesday a bill under consideration in the
legislature to make the Bible the official state book would be an
unconstitutional endorsement that the sacred text does not need.
The bill would violate both the U.S. Constitution and Tennessee's
state constitution, Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery III
said. He ...
HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii attorney general's office said
Tuesday it will investigate Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi's use
of his county-issued credit card, after he acknowledged using it to
cover personal expenses that included nearly $900 at a bar.
It is one of the most common of all legal documents: The
power of attorney form, in which an individual appoints an agent to
handle financial, legal and tax matters. It’s typically so routine
nothing more than boilerplate is needed.
TORONTO , April 14, 2015 /CNW/ - The Law Society of
Upper Canada regulates the lawyers and paralegals of Ontario in the
public interest. The Law Society ensures that all lawyers and
licensed paralegals ...
Canadian Bar Association BC Branch's long-running Dial-A-Law
has joined Clicklaw Wikibooks in time for Law Week. Visitors to
http://wiki.clicklaw.bc.ca can now export the scripts -- covering
over 130 legal ...
NEW YORK ( MainStreet ) — California Attorney General Kamala
Harris and Corinthian Colleges are on a collision course as the
embattled for-profit tries to sell its remaining 53 campuses that
continue to enroll thousands of students.
Broward Circuit Judge John Patrick Contini should be removed
from nearly 1,000 criminal cases after offering strategic advice to
a defense lawyer last month, the Florida Attorney General's Office
said in a recent court filing.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Washington Post
correspondent Jason Rezaian has had an "unacceptable lack of access
to legal counsel" while jailed for nearly nine months in Iran and
still has not had a substantive discussion with his lawyer, the
newspaper's executive editor said Tuesday.
Saudi authorities said on Tuesday they are taking legal
action against two police officers accused of sexually assaulting a
pair of Iranian male pilgrims, an incident which Tehran protested.
The Saudis began proceedings after allegations of "sexual
harassment against two teenage Iranian victims" at Jeddah airport,
the interior ministry spokesman said, cited by the official Saudi
Press Agency ...
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that a class action
lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the
Northern District of California on behalf of a class comprising
investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Omnicell, Inc.
Soonr, a leading provider of secure file sharing and
collaboration services for business, today announced Carabba Law
has selected Soonr Workplace to solve its document management and