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Schiff hikes the Rim of the Valley all the way back up to the top

Tuesday morning I had the good fortune to talk with my congressman, and, boy howdy, it was another one of those times you just thank the good Lord you don’t live in Georgia CD 14. Because what if you were given the chance to visit with your representative in the House and she started spouting nonsense about how the Capitol riot was really Antifa, and the Sandyhook Elementary massacre was “staged,” and the deadly Camp fire was started by those international Rothschilds using “space solar generato...
Tags: Congress, California, Opinion, Senate, Uncategorized, West Virginia, Georgia, Sport, Soccer, Gop, House, House Of Representatives, Rose Bowl, Gavin Newsom, National Park Service, U S Senate


South Dakota House moves to impeach AG after fatal crash

The state attorney general, Jason Ravnsborg, indicated he would not heed calls for his resignation.
Tags: AG, South Dakota House, Jason Ravnsborg


Biden's AG nominee Merrick Garland begins second day of Senate hearings

Merrick Garland, President Biden’s nominee for attorney general, is appearing for a second day before a Senate confirmation hearing...
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AG nominee Merrick Garland passes on saying whether Chinese Communist Party a US 'enemy'

Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland concurred Monday with the U.S. intelligence community’s view that China is a “threat” to U.S....
Tags: China, US, Chinese communist party, AG, Merrick Garland


Cert Denied Feb 2021

Two patent cases denied certiorari today:  GS Cleantech Corporation, et al. v. Adkins Energy LLC, et al., No. 20-769 (Standard of review when appealing an issue decided on summary judgment that later served as the basis for an inequitable conduct finding). adidas AG v. Nike, Inc., No. 20-728 (are PTAB judges principal officers?) The adidas decision confused me a bit – the court has held over other cases on the same question awaiting the outcome in Arthrex that is set for Oral arguments on Mar...
Tags: Law, Nike, Patent, Nike Inc, AG, Arthrex, Adkins Energy LLC, GS Cleantech Corporation


AG nominee Garland vows Capitol riot will be top priority

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden’s attorney general nominee, vowed Monday to prioritize combating extremist violence and said his first focus would be on the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol as he sought to assure lawmakers that the Justice Department would remain politically independent on his watch. A federal appeals court judge who was snubbed by Republicans for a seat on the Supreme Court in 2016, Garland appeared ...
Tags: Health, Politics, News, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, Russia, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Fbi, Soccer, Gop, United States, Mitch McConnell, Cia


Garland gives emotional response to why he wants to serve as AG

• Live updates: Garland says DOJ's pardon attorney is supposed to prevent corrupt pardons • Garland vows to prosecute White supremacists and others who attacked Capitol
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Notable quotables on criminal justice issues from AG-nominee Merrick Garland during his confirmation hearing

This new Reuters piece provides some choice quotes from U.S. Attorney General Nominee Garland on criminal justice policies during his Senate confirmation hearing today. I sense advocates of criminal justice reform will be pleased with these comments: DEATH PENALTY Garland told Congress he used to support the death penalty, including the execution of Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh, a case he prosecuted.  He said his views have evolved due to concerns about executing innocent people and i...
Tags: Law, Congress, Senate, Cnn, Biden, Doj, Oklahoma City, Reuters, AG, Garland, Timothy McVeigh, Douglas A Berman, Merrick Garland, Nominee Garland


Merrick Garland to face questions on Hunter Biden, Cuomo at AG hearing

Both of the issues will be top of mind for Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee during Garland’s confirmation hearings, which...
Tags: Senate Judiciary Committee, AG, Garland, Merrick Garland, Hunter Biden Cuomo


Snubbed as Obama High Court Pick, Garland in Line to Be AG

President Joe Biden's pick of Judge Merrick Garland to be attorney general offers a seemingly problem-free nominee with bipartisan support.
Tags: Joe Biden, AG, Merrick Garland, Obama High Court Pick Garland


United States: "New" Guidance From Acting Attorney General On Prosecutorial Discretion - Proskauer Rose LLP

The January 29, 2021 Wilkinson Memo rescinded Trump-era guidance that limited line prosecutors discretion over certain charging decisions and reinstated a 2010 policy issued by former AG Eric Holder.
Tags: News, United States, Trump, AG, Proskauer Rose LLP, Wilkinson Memo


Snubbed as Obama High Court Pick, Garland in Line to Be AG

President Joe Biden's pick of Judge Merrick Garland to be attorney general offers a seemingly problem-free nominee with bipartisan support.
Tags: Joe Biden, AG, Merrick Garland, Obama High Court Pick Garland


AG nominee Garland vows to restore DOJ independence; casts domestic extremist battle as 'central' to mission

"Communities of color and other minorities still face discrimination in housing, education, employment, and the criminal justice system."       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Doj, AG, Garland


ERCOT's Rolling Blackouts Draw First Lawsuit; AG Vows Probe

The rolling blackouts that left much of Texas cold and thirsty have drawn their first lawsuit.
Tags: Texas, AG, ERCOT, Rolling Blackouts Draw First Lawsuit


AG nominee Garland to face challenges that include links to Biden and Trump

Barring any surprises at his Senate confirmation hearing next week, Judge Merrick Garland appears poised to become President Joe Biden's first attorney general, bringing a longtime jurist with a steadying hand to a department that's teetering between crises.
Tags: News, Senate, Joe Biden, Stories, Biden, Trump, AG, Garland, Merrick Garland


Two California residents arrested for Hawaii quarantine violation

By KITV Web Staff Honolulu – On Thursday morning Special Agents from the AG’s Investigations Division arrested two Fresno, California residents for violating the Hawaii’s COVID-19 quarantine rules. 22-year-old Miriam Rosas and 34-year-old Abel Rosas were arrested after an alert had been sent out to Waikiki hotels. Agents say the pair attempted to check into one hotel on Tuesday without evidence of a COVID-19 test or exemption. After being told they needed to go into mandatory quarantine they re...
Tags: Travel, News, California, California News, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Hawaii, Waikiki, Hawai, AG, Fresno California, KITV, Los Angeles Long Beach, National News, Cable News Network Inc


2 Central California Residents Arrested For Allegedly Violating Hawaii COVID-19 Quarantine Rules

HONOLULU (KITV/CBS13) — Two Fresno residents have been arrested in Hawaii for allegedly violating the state’s COVID-19 quarantine rules. On Thursday, special agents from the AG’s INvestigations Division arrested 22-year-old Miriam Rosas and 34-year-old Abel Rosas after an alert had been sent out to Waikiki hotels. Two California Residents Arrested for Quarantine Violation Click the link below to read more from the Department of Public Safety and Department of Human Servichttps://t.co/kJKq7jqQKl...
Tags: California, California News, Fresno, Hawaii, Waikiki, Hawai, Honolulu, AG, David Ige, KITV, Cable News Network Inc, WarnerMedia Company, Coronavirus, COVID, Miriam Rosas, Abel Rosas


Wild Allegations Against Jones Day Attorney In New Lawsuit — See Also

Don't People Know Fear Is A Terrible Way To Motivate Underlings? Apparently they don't tell attorneys that at Jones Day. Well, This Seems Like A Gross Miscarriage Of Justice: A man's dead and misdemeanor charges were filed against the state AG.  No Electricity? No Water? Don't count on law school taking a break for that. Or Maybe Your Heat Is Out: Try burning the law. HLS Student Starts Clothing Company During A Pandemic: Overachiever.
Tags: Law, Don, AG, See Also


ACLU writes to AG-nominee Merrick Garland urging action on "five critical issues"

The ACLU today released this notable seven-page letter directed to Attorney General-Designate Merrick Garland. Here is how it gets started: Congratulations on your nomination to lead the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).  For nearly 100 years, the ACLU has been our nation’s guardian of liberty, working in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and the laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country. You...
Tags: Law, America, United States, Aclu, Biden, Doj, Senate Judiciary Committee, AG, Douglas A Berman, Merrick Garland, U S Department of Justice DOJ, Designate Merrick Garland


ACLU write to AG-nominee Merrick Garland urging action on "five critical issues"

The ACLU today released this notable seven-page letter directed to Attorney General-Designate Merrick Garland. Here is how it gets started: Congratulations on your nomination to lead the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).  For nearly 100 years, the ACLU has been our nation’s guardian of liberty, working in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and the laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country. You...
Tags: Law, America, United States, Aclu, Biden, Doj, Senate Judiciary Committee, AG, Douglas A Berman, Merrick Garland, U S Department of Justice DOJ, Designate Merrick Garland


South Dakota's AG Charged With 3 Misdemeanors in Fatal Crash

South Dakota’s attorney general has been charged with three misdemeanors including careless driving after he struck and killed a man with his car.
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New Austin resident DJ Paul Oakenfold to play AG Rugby opener

The internationally renowned British DJ has relocated to Austin and partnered with the city's professional rugby team.          [Author: Austin 360]
Tags: Religion, Austin, AG, DJ Paul Oakenfold, New Austin, Austin 360


How to invest in silver, a precious metal that both diversifies your portfolio and rises with new tech industries

Bullion bars and coins are the "purest" way to invest in silver, but silver-company stocks and silver -tracking funds and notes can be more convenient to own. VladK213/Getty Images You can buy silver in two basic ways: physical bullion (bars, coins) or silver-backed securities (stocks, funds, ETNs). While bullion is a "purer," more direct way to own silver, securities are easier to hold and can appreciate. Silver offers a long-term hedge against inflation and stocks, but also benefits from...
Tags: London, Trends, Alternative Investments, Gold, Markets, Fresnillo, Commodities, United States, Switzerland, Reddit, Warren Buffett, Silver, Paas, Lse, Freelance, Invesco


Lawsuit blames man’s COVID-19 death on commingling residents at Culver City care center

A woman has filed a lawsuit alleging her 88-year-old father died from COVID-19 last year after staff at a Culver City assisted-care facility allowed residents to commingle and failed to enforce social distancing. Jessica Hopman’s complaint against Sunrise Villa Culver City, seeking unspecified damages on behalf of Gerald Hopman, was transferred last week from state to federal court because the claims made fall under a federal emergency preparedness act. “Defendants’ failure to protect Mr. Hopman...
Tags: Health, New York, News, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Pasadena, Local News, Villa, Southern California, U S District Court, Centers for Disease Control, AG, Innova, Culver City, California Department of Public Health


Lt. Gov. Griffin Drops Arkansas Governor Bid, to Run for AG

Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin has dropped out of the race for governor and is now running for attorney general.
Tags: Arkansas, Griffin, Tim Griffin, AG


Being Part of the Gun Community or Culture Does NOT Make You a Gun Activist ~ VIDEO

Being Part of the Gun Community or Culture Does NOT Make You a Gun Activist!  iStock-586087852 USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It’s been three solid months since the election and most of us in the “gun-rights community” or “gun-rights activist community” have moved on to prepping for the fight ahead as a result of the outcome of said election. Trust me when I tell you, that fight is coming. How do I know? I know because I take them at their word when the Democrats and Joe Biden tell us what they want ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, America, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Unicorn, Trump, Protection of Lawful Commerce, Democrat Party, AG, Kathy Jackson, Mark Walters, Gun Rights News, Gun Activists


California Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff is quietly lobbying Gov. Gavin Newsom for state's AG vacancy: Report

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., may be looking to vacate his congressional seat in favor of a job at the state level, according to new reports.
Tags: California, Gavin Newsom, Calif, Adam Schiff, AG


Schiff has his eyes on being California’s AG and Pelosi’s on board with it

The Democratic congressman is lobbying for the post but Gov. Newsom may find it politically untenable to give him the gig.
Tags: California, Pelosi, AG, Schiff, Gov Newsom


Scoop: Schiff lobbying Newsom to be California's next AG

If Newsom selects Schiff, House Dems would temporarily give up a seat in their slim 221-211 majority.
Tags: California, AG, Schiff, Newsom, Schiff House


Former Pa. acting AG is one of 2 lawyers named to Trump’s impeachment defense team

Bruce Castor was named the state's solicitor general in March 2016 and later as the acting attorney general, replacing Kathleen Kane.
Tags: Trump, Bruce Castor, AG