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This is why you don’t have to say the Pledge of Allegiance (West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette)

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of Quimbee study aids (a $72 value) for law student members. And if you go Premium, you’ll receive Quimbee … Continue reading

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New US Attorney for Southern District of West Virginia talking up efforts to "enforce laws against marijuana aggressively – AGGRESSIVELY"

I have just seen via my twitter feed this notable recent tweet posted by US Attorney Mike Stuart, the newly confirmed U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia: Have visited many treatment facilities. Every single treatment professional – … Continue reading

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West Ford

I’ve posted previously about West Ford, a slave owned by Bushrod Washington’s mother who may have been fathered by the Justice. (Bushrod gave him over 100 acres of land in his will.) The descendants of West Ford argue that he … Continue reading

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West Virginia Nondiscrimination in Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act

Virginia bills that would authorize the "involuntary denial of treatment" are proceeding through the Virginia legislature. Meanwhile, the West Virginia legislature is considering a bill that would do exactly the opposite. H.B. 4467, based on a model already enacted in … Continue reading

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Second District Holds Melrose Triangle Project EIR’s Alternatives Analysis and Responses to Comments Comply with CEQA, Upholds City of West Hollywood’s Findings Rejecting Historic Building Preservation Alternative as Infeasible

In an opinion filed on November 30, and belatedly ordered published on December 22, 2017, the Second District Court of Appeal, Division 1, affirmed the trial court’s judgment denying all CEQA challenges asserted by plaintiff/appellant Los Angeles Conservancy (“Conservancy”) to … Continue reading

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