Tag Archives: Battle

Publishers Escalate Legal Battle Against ResearchGate

Inside Higher Education: American Chemical Society and Elsevier are again suing academic networking site ResearchGate in an attempt to stop it distributing copyrighted research papers. “ResearchGate, a popular for-profit academic social network that makes it easy to find and download … Continue reading

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Case Law Development: Childs Opinion Should Be Considered in Custody Battle over Circumcision of Ad

The Oregon Supreme Court held that a custodial father’s decision to have his 12-year-old son circumcised so the child can convert to Judaism may provide a basis for a change in circumstances allowing a custody modification if the boy opposes… … Continue reading

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Battle for the Senate: Arizona and Nevada

Here are two key Western races. The contrast between candidates on environment and energy is striking. Arizona: Sinoma v. McSally (primary Aug. 28).  Incumbent Jeff Flake (R) isn’t running for reelection. Flake’s lifetime score from the League of Conservation Voters … Continue reading

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Russia, China become battle buddies at Vostok 2018

Russian Ministry of Defense The last time that Russia mounted a military exercise the size of this week's Vostok 2018 event, "Russia" was the Soviet Union, Leonid Brezhnev was General Secretary, and Ronald Reagan had just been elected president of … Continue reading

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The Glaring Exception in the Coming Battle Over Reproductive Rights

Aug. 8, 2018 (The New Republic): The Glaring Exception in the Coming Battle Over Reproductive Rights, by Emma Scornavacchi: Justice Kennedy's retirement announcement earlier this summer immediately sparked discussion and concern over the fate of Roe v. Wade, abortion rights,… … Continue reading

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