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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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New York State's Governor Cuomo signs ethics reform legislation

New York State's Governor Cuomo signs ethics reform legislation Source: Office of the Governor Characterized as a new law addressing major inadequacies in the current ethics system designed to restore public trust in government, on August 15, 2011 Governor Andrew … Continue reading

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