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US Attorney for Oregon, expressing "significant concerns about the state's current regulatory framework," plans summit in response to new AG enforcement policy

Billy J. Williams, the United States Attorney for the District of Oregon, has this fascinating new newspaper commentary under the headlined "U.S. Attorney: A call for transparency and action on marijuana." Here is most of what it says: Earlier this … Continue reading

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Constitutional questions over Florida's drug offenses on fast track to state's Supreme Court

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California Reaches $49.5 Million Settlement With Labcorp (State's 2nd Largest Lab)

California recently announced a $49.5 million settlement with Laboratory Corporation of America, the state's second largest provider of medical laboratory testing, stemming from a qui tam lawsuit alleging illegal overcharges to the state's Medi-Cal program for the poor. In May, … Continue reading

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Termination for disruptive behavior claimed to violate the State's Human Rights Law

Termination for disruptive behavior claimed to violate the State's Human Rights Law Robinson v NYC Dept. of Corrections277 A.D.2d 76 The appointing authority orders an employee who is exhibiting "disruptive behavior" to report for a drug test or for a … Continue reading

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New York State's Marriage Equality Act

New York State's Marriage Equality Act Source: New York State Department of Civil Service GENERAL INFORMATION BULLETIN No. 11-04 On August 25, 2011, Acting Commissioner Patricia A. Hite distributed the New York State Department of Civil Service"s GENERAL INFORMATION BULLETIN … Continue reading

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