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High Court Weighs Arizona Employer Sanctions Law
Posted on 8 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court appeared likely Wednesday to sustain an Arizona law that threatens to take away the licenses of businesses that knowingly hire workers who are in the United States illegally. The justices heard arguments in a... Read More

Ex-Minnesota Governor Sues Over Body Scans, Pat-Downs
Posted on 26 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MINNEAPOLIS - (AP) Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura sued the Department of Homeland Security and the Transportation Security Administration on Monday, alleging full-body scans and pat-downs at airport checkpoints violate his right to be free from unreasonable... Read More

Panel Hints At Tossing Part of Arizona Immigration Law
Posted on 2 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) Arizona's immigration law faced tough scrutiny from a federal appeals panel Monday as the state's governor appeared in person to support the controversial provision on the day before the election in which she's seeking... Read More

4.9M Barrels Spewed From Gulf Well
Posted on 4 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

VENICE, La. - (UPI) BP's damaged Gulf of Mexico well gushed about 5 million barrels of oil after an April 20 explosion that killed 11 oil rig workers, scientists said Monday. The Macondo well sent 4.9 million barrels of oil -- 205.8 million gallons... Read More