Politics Law

Laws on Wi-Fi sniffing still up in the air, say specialists – CNET News

but he made it clear that he was not taking an official policy position on the matter. He said he and Matt Blaze, a computer science professor at the University of Pennsylvania, debated the topic to highlight the lack of … Continue reading

Behind Big Political Gifts, a Mysterious Donor – New York Times

The law firm he indicated he worked for says it never employed … Ken Boehm, chairman of the National Legal and Policy Center, said, “In more than 15 years of investigating political corruption, I’ve never seen a more suspicious set … Continue reading

Politics Dressed as Legal Opinion – nola.com

immigration law. He has clung to his post after declaring his candidacy for governor, thereby parting ways with past attorneys general, Republicans and Democrats alike, who resigned to run rather than entangle the office in politics. Now, true to this … Continue reading

Amazon CEO gives $2.5 million for WA same sex marriage law – NWCN

have promised to help overturn the law. Same-sex marriage is legal in New York, Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Washington, D.C. Maryland legalized gay marriage this year as well, but that state also is poised to …

Legal aid shake-up could turn lawyers into debt collectors’ – scotsman.com

according to the Law Society of Scotland. The society also objects to solicitors having to collect the contributions themselves. Oliver Adair, convener of the society’s legal negotiation team, said the legislation would leave them as unpaid debt …

Do You Use Free Wi-Fi? It May Be Legal to Sniff All Your Data – Wall Street Journal

In fact, legal experts say, it’s possible that how well you’re protected by the law would depend on what channel your … an attorney with the Center for Democracy and Technology, a tech policy organization. “This is what happens when … Continue reading

Updated: County attorney says Arizona has legal right to ban abortions – East Valley Tribune

That is significant because Montgomery is defending a law, set to take effect Aug. 2, which would ban abortions at that point except in narrow circumstances to save the life or health of the mother. Montgomery told U.S. District Court … Continue reading

Clerk hopeful wants to bring legal, business know-how to township – HometownLife.com

Education: Marian H.S., University of Michigan, B.A. Political Science and Psychology … and associate general counsel, and a law clerk in Wayne County and federal courts, and said her legal background would help her in township office.

Hype and reality of law school pay packages – Livemint.com

More jobs can be created by liberalising the legal market and allowing foreign law firms in, an argument the foreign firms … the apparent lack of interest by the national political parties and the absence of any powerful liberalization voices.

Legal eagles cry fowl over politicians’ plans to block Chick-fil-A – FOX News

(AP) As Chicago became the latest city to tell Chick-fil-A it isn’t welcome because its president doesn’t support gay marriage, legal experts said the communities … a professor at the George Washington University Law School, said Moreno …