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San Francisco voters send strong message cracking down on kids’ vaping

San Francisco voters, upholding their elected leaders’ enlightened lawmaking, bashed Big Tobacco and its interests, providing a potent primary election message to public health officials nationwide to curb the growing menace to young people posed by e-cigarettes and vaping. By … Continue reading

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Brazil Cracking Down on Illegal Animal Trade Through Social Media

On June 5, Ibama, the Brazilian Ministry of the Environment, announced an operation taking place in 15 of its states to combat the illegal trafficking of wild animals through social media outlets. Dubbed operation Teia, the effort includes Ibama as … Continue reading

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The Department of Justice’s Consumer Protection Branch Believes a Coupon-Driven Class Action Settlement Is “Unfair” and States it Is Cracking Down on “Unfair” Class Action Settlement Proposals

Is the government about to make it harder for companies to settle consumer class actions? The Department of Justice’s Consumer Protection Branch, in a Statement of Interest (Statement), has requested that a Judge set aside a proposed class action settlement … Continue reading

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Governor signs Oregon law cracking down on debt collectors – KMTR-TV …

Gov. Ted Kulongoski has signed a new law that will allow Attorney General John Kroger to crack down on debt collectors in Oregon. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General Legal News

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