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Viking Sky Loses Power, Starts Evacuation of Passengers

The Viking Sky cruise ship lost power as it sailed toward Stavanger, Norway in heavy seas and wind today. The cruise ship issued a mayday call and many passengers were evacuated from the cruise ship via helicopter as the ship … Continue reading

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A Tale About Rehiring a Sexual Harasser: Who Wins and Loses?

Today’s “#metoo” climate and questions about when someone who has been accused of sexual misconduct, although not convicted of it, should be allowed back into the public sphere (to direct films, do comedy routines, assume an executive role in business … Continue reading

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Non-Conforming House Loses Grandfather Status Due to Abandonment Under Local Massachusetts Bylaw

Many of the old homes in Massachusetts were built before the current local zoning bylaws were enacted.  In many situations, the bylaws exempt these homes from a particular regulation by grandfathering them.  In a February 21, 2019 case, the Massachusetts Land Court … Continue reading

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Carnival Victory Temporarily Loses Power

The Carnival Victory reportedly lost power for several hours late this afternoon, according to passengers posting on social media. Passengers on the ship report that the at some point after 5:00 P.M., the Carnival Victory lost power and the ship … Continue reading

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Final Exit Network Loses 1st Amendment Challenge to Minnesota Assisted Suicide Law

In April 2018, Final Exit Network and two of its exit guides filed a federal lawsuit seeking a declaratory injunction against the Minnesota Attorney General and the Dakota County and Rice County Attorneys. FEN argued that Minnesota Statute 609.215 is … Continue reading

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