Tag Archives: Discretion

Discretion with intent to discriminate in DC? (Washington v. Davis)

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A Bush Administration Cover-up or Prosecutorial Discretion?

In a copyrighted story, the Environment News Service reports as follows (and for more on the story, you can get the actual documents at http://www.oversight.house.gov/): Bush Administration Covered Up 500+ Blocked Water Pollution Cases Updated 2:36 AM CST, Wed, Dec… … Continue reading

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Illinois Appellate Court Reverses Dismissal of Medical Malpractice Case for Abusive Discretion in Denying Health Professional’s Report Within the Time Limit

According to the report of this case, the Illinois Appellate Court has reversed the dismissal of a medical malpractice case. The case had been dismissed by the trial judge on the ground that the plaintiff did not meet the requirement … Continue reading

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Nevada Department of Health and Human Services to Exercise Enforcement Discretion for Required Reports under Drug Pricing Transparency Law

By Gugan Kaur & David C. Gibbons — As we previously reported, Nevada enacted a law on June 15, 2017 addressing drug prices. S.B. 539 imposed new reporting requirements on pharmaceutical manufacturers and pharmacy benefit managers (“PBMs”) related to diabetes … Continue reading

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Kelly Barnett Used Discretion in the Accounts of Five Customers

According to a recent Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), MSI Financial Services broker Kelly Barnett allegedly used discretion in the accounts of five customers without written authorization or acceptance of the … Continue reading

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