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Male Guardianship System for Saudi Women

From BBC: Saudi Arabia drew international plaudits last year when it lifted a longstanding ban on women driving. However, restrictions on women remain – most notably, the "male guardianship system", a woman's father, brother, husband or son has the authority… … Continue reading

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America Already Has a Progressive Tax System

Policymakers at the federal level have expressed interest in raising the tax burden on high-income individuals. For instance, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) recently proposed raising the top marginal income tax rate to 70 percent. What these debates sometime gloss over … Continue reading

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A public retirement system's denial of an application for retroactive membership in the System must be supported by substantial evidence

A public retirement system's denial of an application for retroactive membership in the System must be supported by substantial evidenceSears v DiNapoli, 2018 NY Slip Op 08610, Appellate Division, Third Department§803.a of the Retirement and Social Security Law [RSSL] addresses … Continue reading

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The Hidden System That Explains How Your Doctor Makes Referrals

The WSJ has an article today on The Hidden System That Explains How Your Doctor Makes Referrals. This should come as no surprise. I pointed to this as a reason for hospital acquisition of physician groups a number of years… … Continue reading

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The immigration white paper – what will it mean for the UK’s future immigration system?

The UK Government has now published the White Paper on the future immigration system for the UK after it leaves the EU. It has confirmed, following many of the recommendations by the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC), that it will adopt … Continue reading

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