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France court orders block on ‘copwatch’ website

The Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris [official website, in French] on Friday ordered [judgment in PDF, in French] French Internet service providers to block access to Copwatch Nord Paris I-D-F, a website designed to allow civilians to post videos … Continue reading

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Federal judge refuses to block Kansas abortion insurance law

[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the District of Kansas [official website] denied an injunction [opinion, PDF] on Thursday against a Kansas law [HB 2075 materials] that prohibits insurance companies from including coverage for abortion [JURIST news … Continue reading

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Hyundai Airbag Defect May Block Driver Airbag Deployment

Hyundai is recalling 205,233 model year 2007-2008 Hyundai Veracruz vehicles manufactured from December 26, 2006 through March 21, 2008, and model year 2007-2008 Hyundai Santa Fe vehicles manufactured from April 19, 2006 through March 20, 2008. The clock spring contact … Continue reading

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Hedge Fund Carried Interest on Chopping Block Again?

President Obama Proposes Taxing Carried Interest as Ordinary Income Every couple of years there are various proposals floated around congress to tax the hedge fund performance fee (or "carried interest") as ordinary income (see a previous post on this topic … Continue reading

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U.S. moves to block AT&T, T-Mobile deal

by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty Source: Reuters (Reuters) – The Obama administration on Wednesday fired a legal broadside to block AT&T Inc's $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile, launching its biggest challenge yet to a takeover and dealing … Continue reading

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