Tag Archives: 2017

Supreme Court October Term 2017: A Review of Selected Major Rulings

EveryCRSReport.com: Supreme Court October Term 2017: A Review of Selected Major Rulings, September 19, 2018. “On October 2, 2017, the Supreme Court began one of the most notable terms in recent memory. The latest term of the Court was the … Continue reading

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Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2017

“The U.S. Census Bureau announced today that real median household income increased by 1.8 percent between 2016 and 2017, while the official poverty rate decreased 0.4 percentage points. At the same time, the number of people without health insurance coverage … Continue reading

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91 Cruise Passengers Died Between 2014 and 2017?

According to a recent article on CruiseCritic.com: When a Passenger Dies at Sea, What You Need to Know “some 91 people have died on cruise ships that arrived in Fort Lauderdale between 2014 and 2017.” This information was gathered from … Continue reading

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Notable new survey data on marijuana use in the United States circa fall 2017

This new piece by multiple authors appearing in the Annals of Internal Medicine provides an interesting snapshot of marijuana use and users based on a survey administered in October 2017. The piece is titled "Smoking, Vaping, and Use of Edibles … Continue reading

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4 Changes to Divorce Planning Caused by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 is not only the most sweeping update to the U.S. tax code in the last 30 years, it also has serious repercussions on the traditional divorce planning process. For starters, wealthy … Continue reading

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