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Bill Would Shield Cities, States Over Immigration Laws
Posted on 16 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

OMAHA Neb. - (AP) U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns introduced a bill Thursday that would require the federal government to pay attorney and court costs if it loses a lawsuit filed against states or local governments over locally passed immigration laws. The Nebraska... Read More

Arizona Green Party Sues To Block 'Sham Candidates'
Posted on 8 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

TEMPE, Ariz. - (AP) The Arizona Green Party is asking a judge to kick more than half of the group's nominees off the November ballot. The unusual request, filed in federal court Monday, follows the nomination of 11 candidates allegedly recruited by... Read More

Missouri Democrat Keeps TV Ad Despite Fox News Lawsuit
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - (AP) Missouri Democrat Robin Carnahan is forging ahead with a television ad in her U.S. Senate campaign despite being sued by the Fox News Network for copyright infringement, her campaign said Thursday. Spokesman Linden Zakula defended... Read More

Bipartisan Lawsuit Says Florida Must Take Rail Money
Posted on 2 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - (AP) Two state senators, one a Democrat and the other a Republican, asked the Florida Supreme Court on Tuesday to order Gov. Rick Scott to accept $2.4 billion in federal stimulus funds for a high speed rail project. Sens. Thad Altman... Read More