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New York Congressional Map Maintains Nadler-Maloney Matchup (1)

Reps. Jerry Nadler and Carolyn Maloney are headed for an incumbent-vs-incumbent showdown after a New York court on Saturday imposed new district lines merging many of Nadler’s constituents on the West Side of Manhattan with many of Maloney’s constituents on the East Side.

N.J. Worker Fired for Anti-BLM Posts Loses Free-Speech Appeal

A New Jersey health-care provider was permitted to fire its corporate director of customer services for her personal Facebook posts disparaging the Black Lives Matter movement during the height of the George Floyd protests, a state appeals court ruled Friday in a case of first impression.

Walmart, Lowe’s Shareholders Urged to Approve Abortion Proposals

With the US facing increased abortion restrictions, Institutional Shareholder Services is recommending shareholders at Walmart Inc. and Lowe’s Cos. vote to require the companies report on the risks to their workforces if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.

Steve Wynn Settles Libel Suit Against Lisa Bloom’s Law Firm (1)

Former Wynn Resorts Ltd. CEO Steve Wynn agreed to dismiss his lawsuit accusing attorney Lisa Bloom and her law firm of defaming him in a press release that said Wynn ordered female show performers to present themselves in a more sexually appealing way, Nevada federal court records show.

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How Marijuana Is Both Legal and Illegal in the U.S.

How do states legally get around the federal ban on cannabis, and what unique legal challenges do attorneys and businesses in the marijuana industry face?

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