'Wild, wild West': Wisconsin reopens for business

As a handful of patrons sat at the bar nursing beers and watching a rerun of a Milwaukee Bucks basketball game on a cloudy Thursday afternoon, Junior Useling prepared for what he hoped would be another busy night at the Patio Bar & Grill. It was just last evening that the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled the governor does not have the power to impose a statewide coronavirus lockdown, sparking a mix of hope and confusion among struggling business owners across the Midwestern state. Useling, 71, co...
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Pepper Rodgers, former college football and USFL coach, dies at 88

Pepper Rodgers, who coached college football at UCLA, Kansas and Georgia Tech, as well as in the USFL for the Memphis Showboats, has passed away.         [Author: Memphis Commercial Appeal]
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Rick Bright: 'Ousted' vaccine expert says US is facing its 'darkest winter'

The dire warning on coronavirus comes from a former top health official who says he was ousted.
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Biden says he would not pardon Trump

Biden committed to ensuring that any prosecutorial decisions would be dictated by the law, in contrast to what he called the "dereliction of duty” by Trump and his attorney general, William Barr.
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Officials Release Long-Delayed And Edited Down Coronavirus Reopening Guidance

Early versions of the documents included detailed information for churches.
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Australia: Sign, seal and Skype: Electronic witnessing in NSW is now a thing! - Marque Lawyers

To play it completely safe, we recommend that you still dust off your printer and pens, and physically sign on camera.
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United States: COVID-19 And The World Of Commercial Leases: Force Majeure And Related Common Law Doctrines - Dickinson Wright PLLC

Given the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and the many stay-at-home orders, it is likely that many businesses have temporarily closed their physical doors because they do not operate an "essential business."
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Former White House physician dives headfirst into 'Obamagate' angering former colleagues

Dr. Ronny Jackson, the former White House physician who is running for Congress as a Republican in Texas, is embracing the right-wing conspiracy, promoted by President Donald Trump without offering proof, that then-President Barack Obama spied on Trump's campaign -- angering some of the Obama aides who served alongside him in the White House.
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Tracy Police Searching For Man Who Attempted To Burglarize 4 Fast-Food Restaurants

TRACY (CBS13) — Police are searching for a suspect who attempted to steal from four fast-food restaurants in Tracy early Sunday morning. Police say around 4 a.m. Sunday, the unknown male suspect broke the El Pollo Loco drive-thru window on Naglee Road and tried to get into the empty cash register. Detectives believe the suspect is responsible for attempted burglaries the same night at three other restaurants including Mr. Pickles, KFC, and Popeye’s Chicken. Anyone with information about incident...
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Canada: Federal Government Announces Further Changes To The Canada Emergency Response Benefit - Siskinds LLP

On April 6, I posted this blog summarizing the main features of the Canada Emergency Response Benefit ("CERB"). On April 15, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...
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United States: OSHA Issues COVID-19 Interim Enforcement Response Plan – Modified Procedures For OSHA Investigations - Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

We recommend that employers become familiar with the modified procedures that OSHA expects from employers during a COVID-19 investigation.
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Australia: Family law teams continue to assist parents during COVID-19 - Swaab

The Family Court is still operating, despite changes for the self-isolating rules which exist to protect the community.
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg explains why she t...

Climate activist Greta Thunberg explains why she thinks she had Covid-19 and how the coronavirus pandemic affects children. Anderson Cooper addresses criticism over booking Thunberg for the 11th CNN global town hall on coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: How 'overreaction' made Vietnam a virus success

Vietnam chose to prevent rather than fight Covid-19, a strategy which means it has had no virus deaths.
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In CA: Cuts, deferrals and delays to cut the budget by $54.3 billion

With a huge deficit looming, the governor says he'll dip into reserves, cut state pay and delay planned pre-K offerings and expanded health coverage. Also: Imperial County suffers disproportionately from the coronavirus. Plus: Stick around for stories that remind us growth isn't always easy.
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Joe Biden: ‘I Wouldn’t Vote for Me if I Believe Tara Reade’

Former Vice President Joe Biden offered an unexpected answer when asked Thursday what he would tell women who want to vote for him in 2020 but are feeling conflicted in light of a former staffer's sexual assault allegation against him: “If they believe Tara Reade, they probably shouldn’t vote for me. I wouldn’t vote for me if I believe Tara Reade.”Rather than trying to convince women to support him despite the allegation he assaulted Reade, then a Senate staffer in 1993, the ex-veep urged th...
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Cyprus: Coronavirus – COVID 19, An Invisible Enemy Attacking The Performance Of Agreements - Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The world is facing an unprecedented crisis testing every system of public health as well as societies at every level: political, social and economic.
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Canada: Regulatory Bars To Receiverships In The Cannabis Industry? - Torys LLP

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the Court) rejected a cross application for a receivership order brought by the secured creditors of Pure Global Cannabis Inc.
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Global report: Trump threat to cut trade ties over Covid-19 branded 'lunacy' by Chinese media

President says he doesn’t want to speak to counterpart Xi; Brazil passes 200,000 infections; Baltic travel ‘bubble’ beginsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAn escalation of rhetoric between Donald Trump and China over the coronavirus pandemic has sparked concerns that a trade deal between the nations is in peril, as Chinese state media dismissed as “lunacy” a suggestion by the US president that he could “cut off relations with Beijing.The US president said he was very d...
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Global report: trade deal fears after Trump threat to cut China ties over Covid-19

Brazil passes 200,000 infections; Baltic travel ‘bubble’ begins; pubs reopen in parts of Australia Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA heated exchange between Donald Trump and China over the coronavirus pandemic has sparked concerns that a trade deal between the nations is in peril, as Chinese state media dismissed as “lunacy” a suggestion by the US president that he could “cut off relations with Beijing.The US president said he was very disappointed with China’s failur...
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Trump Annihilated Online Over Claim ‘We’d Have Very Few Cases’ Without Testing

"Ask any oncologist and they’ll tell you the secret to beating cancer is just never to get screened for it."
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Malta: Update – Malta Covid-19 – Special Quarantine Leave - Fenech & Fenech Advocates

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Coronavirus live Australia: Scott Morrison provides Covid-19 update in press conference after national cabinet meeting – latest news

Meanwhile a person developed symptoms after flying to Sydney despite 14-day quarantine in Brisbane. Follow live Overseas traveller one of eight new cases of Covid-19Sign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsCoronavirus Australia maps and cases: live numbers and statistics 4.29am BST Christine Morgan, who heads up the National Mental Health Commission, says the plan will aim to reach out to people struggl...
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United States: Minding FERPA During COVID-19 - Thompson Coburn LLP

Here at REGucation, we deeply appreciate that this is not an easy time for the higher education administrators of the world. The phone calls, emails and meeting invites are unending. As are the webinars...
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Malta: Telework – Legal Framework And Financial Support In View Of COVID-19 - Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Many would agree that as of late we seem to be living in a somewhat surreal world. Prior to this pandemic,
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Australia: COVID-19: Retail and other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation 2020 (NSW) - Swaab

This regulation gives NSW effect to the mandatory code of conduct for commercial leases adopted by the National Cabinet.
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Ariana Grande Makes Surprise Appearance During L.A. LGBT Center’s Rainbowthon Benefit

Ariana Grande made a surprise appearance during her brother Frankie Grande’s virtual fundraiser for the Los Angeles LGBT Center on Thursday night. “I want to send a hug and so much love to anybody who needs it and feels extra isolated,” the singer said during the two-hour Rainbowthon event. The benefit also included appearances and […]
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Chicago boy, 12, is youngest to die from COVID-19 in Cook County

A 12-year-old boy who died early Thursday is the youngest known person to die from a COVID-19 infection in Cook County.
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Biden says he would not pardon Trump or block investigations

Democratic candidate Joe Biden said Thursday that if he wins the presidency, he would not use his power to pardon Donald Trump or stop any investigations of Trump and his associates. “It is not something the president is entitled to do, to direct a prosecution or decide to drop a case,” Biden said on MSNBC. The former vice president made his statement in response to a voter who asked him on Lawrence O'Donnell's show, “The Last Word,” whether Biden would “commit to not pulling a Gerald Ford in ...
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