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Over Half of Republicans Want to Ignore Bill of Rights, Make Christianity National Religion
Offbeat  (tags: Bill of Rights, Politics, Law, Republicans, national religion, history, USA )

Ray
- 4 days ago - rt.com
America's Founding Fathers may have explicitly banned the formation of a national religion
Oklahoma Bill Could Block Marriages If Couple Tests Positive for STD
Offbeat  (tags: marriage, test, law, USA )

Ray
- 8 days ago - rt.com
Oklahoma lawmakers continue to make headlines with controversial legislation,
Yoga Pants': Are Leggings and Other Tight Trousers Indecent?
Offbeat  (tags: clothing, law )

Ray
- 14 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Are yoga pants a threat to public decency? It might seem so after the beloved athletic wear once again made headlines - this time after a lawmaker debating public decency said the pants "should be illegal".
Pennsylvania Governor Imposes Death Penalty Moratorium
Offbeat  (tags: Execution, Law, death penalty, Pennsylvania, USA )

Ray
- 16 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
The newly-elected governor of the US state Pennsylvania has imposed a moratorium on the death penaltll
Did Fox Hunting Disappear?
Offbeat  (tags: Fox Hunting, Politics, Law, Animals, UK )

Ray
- 19 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
It's 10 years since the ban on hunting foxes in England and Wales came into force, amid mass protests by those in favour and against. What is the situation like now?
I-Wonder: Nine Trials That Shook Up the Law
Offbeat  (tags: Trial, Court, Magna Carta, Law, UK, USA, World )

Ray
- 27 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Our right to a fair trial, which underpins criminal law in the United Kingdom, the USA and many other nations, can be traced back to Magna Carta in 1215.
âEUR~Being Poor Is Not a CrimeâEUR(TM): Civil Group Files Lawsuit to Help Man Imprisoned for Failing to Pay Fines
Offbeat  (tags: Law, Court, Crime, USA )

Ray
- 31 days ago - rt.com
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a federal lawsuit against officials in DeKalb County, Georgia after a judge imprisoned a black teenager who was too poor to pay $838 in fines. It all started with a traffic ticket near his home.
Police Officer K9 Karson Missing STILL Missing!
Offbeat  (tags: has been missing since Dec 23, 2014, please call 937-382-3833, suffering, sadness, dogs, endangered, law, protection, crime, media, police, safety, activists, americans, corruption, society )

Kelly
- 34 days ago - dogtube.us
Officer K9 Karson is a 3 year old Belgian Malinois for the Wilmington Police Department in Ohio. His handler is Officer Jerry Popp. THIS IS BABY
What Reputable Rescues Do and Don't Do
Offbeat  (tags: business, money, abuse, americans, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, lies, law, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, medicine, healthcare, health, environment, diet, nutrition, food, exercise, drugs, death, activists, sadn )

Kelly
- 39 days ago - ddbrescue.org
Reputable rescue groups all have similar goals, which is to not only save dogs, but to find them the perfect forever home for them. They also educate the public on their specific breed or breeds, what the positives and negatives are,
Fox News Terrorist Expert Calls Everyone in Birmingham UK a Muslim
Offbeat  (tags: environment, humans, politics, americans, media, internet, safety, society, violence, education, ethics, culture, americans, dishonesty, media, news, politics, terrorism, business, corporate, consumers, news, politics, marketing, law, lies, society, bizar )

Wendy
- 48 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Steven Emerson later apologises for error as Twitter rounds on his view of Islam in Britain under the hashtag #FoxNewsFacts
Former Angola Guards Sentenced Over Brutal Beating of Inmate
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Crime, Law, USA )

Ray
- 50 days ago - rt.com
Three former corrections officer at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, LA were sentenced this week over a 2010 attack in which a restrained inmate with a severely beaten with a metal baton.
​£50m Cut From Child Mental Health Services Since 2010, Govt Admits
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Law, Mass media, Medicine, Politics, Protest, Social networks, UK )

Ray
- 51 days ago - rt.com
The UK's National Health Service (NHS) has been criticized after it was revealed £50 million was cut from the children's mental health budget - more than 6 percent in real terms - since 2010 when the Conservative-led coalition came to power.
New York City Moves to Ban Plastic Foam Containers
Offbeat  (tags: Ecology, Law, Politics, SciTech, Science, USA )

Ray
- 51 days ago - rt.com
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is moving forward on a plan to ban city food establishments from using plastic foam containers because of the harm they cause the environment. The ban will leave restaurateurs and food vendors in a bind.
Lawsuit Seeks to Uncover Truth About Offshore Fracking in Gulf of Mexico
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Fracking, Law, USA )

Ray
- 51 days ago - rt.com
​Environmentalists filed a federal lawsuit in Washington, DC this week in an attempt to force the United States government into disclosing details about any hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, being done in the Gulf of Mexico.
 

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