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DOJ tells Alabama it has authority to compel public school enrollment data

[JURIST] The US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] on Friday issued a letter [text] to Alabama’s Attorney General Luther Strange [official website], declaring its authority to investigate potential violations of civil rights laws. The letter, authored by Assistant Attorney … Continue reading

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Authority of the arbitrator to fashion a remedy

Authority of the arbitrator to fashion a remedy CCNY v Aiello, 295 A.D.2d 163 In the Aiello case, the significant issue concerned the authority of the arbitrator to fashion a remedy. The Appellate Division said that all limitations on the … Continue reading

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New York court: Port Authority not liable for 1993 World Trade Center bombing

[JURIST] The New York Court of Appeals [official website] ruled Thursday that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey [official website] was not liable [text, PDF] for the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center (WTC), finding governmental … Continue reading

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Family Court Referees and Their Authority to Hear Cases

Most of the cases in Family Court are decided by Family Court Judges who preside over most Family Court hearings. The Family Court Judges, here in Monroe County and elsewhere in New York State, typically hear child custody, visitation, adoption, … Continue reading

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Federal District Court in Florida Delivers a Decisive Blow to FDA's Authority to Regulate Pharmaceutical Compounding from Bulk Substances

By Karla L. Palmer & Jeffrey N. Gibbs – Marking a significant victory for the pharmaceutical compounding industry, a Florida federal district court ruled that FDA did not have authority to enjoin the "long-standing, widespread, state-regulated practice of pharmacists filling … Continue reading

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