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Report Reveals McGahn’s Personal Hell Of Repeatedly Rebuffing An Angry Trump

As the White House waited for the special counsel’s redacted report to come out this week, they were reportedly biting their nails in particular about what ex-White House counsel Don McGahn told Robert Mueller. Now that the report is out, it’s easy to understand why. McGahn was an essential witness in the obstruction of justice portion of the investigation, telling Mueller in detail about his firsthand experiences with Trump’s efforts to block, derail and terminate the special counsel probe. T...
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Soul Serenade: The Soul Children, “The Sweeter He Is”

We’ve heard about one-hit wonders and even no-hit wonders but what about groups that had multiple hits and still manage to be forgotten when people talk about classic soul? The Soul Children recorded for Stax Records at the height of the label’s popularity, they had three Top 10 pop hits, and they were mentored by the legendary songwriting/producing team of Isaac Hayes and David Porter. And yet they’re often not even part of the discussion of the glory days at Stax. Hayes and Porter put the Soul...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, West, Colbert, Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Ken Shane, Atlantic Records, Stax Records, Steve Cropper, Duck Dunn, Bennett, Porter, Otis Redding, Del Rios, Hayes, Sam Dave

Loose Women reveals first look at Janet Street-Porter's Neighbours cameo

Loose Women have given a first look glimpse at Janet Street-Porter’s cameo on Australian soap Neighbours [Author: Charlotte Tutton]
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United States: Arnold & Porter Discusses Bill On Banking Services For Marijuana-Related Firms - Arnold & Porter

Depository institutions have been understandably reluctant to provide banking services to cannabis-related businesses in light of the significant (and costly) regulatory and compliance expectations that apply under the Bank Secrecy Act
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Federal election 2019: Shorten rejects Coalition claims Labor is raising taxes – politics live

Labor insists winding back super tax concession is not raising taxes as Scott Morrison says. All the day’s events, live 5.31am BST The attorney general Christian Porter has responded to (former LNP president) Gary Spence’s loss in the High Court. The case had a little sting for the commonwealth, with the High Court ruling the provision of federal law which provides immunity from state donation bans is invalid.Porter: 5.20am BST Annnnnnnd the pre-election fiscal outlook is out.http://trea...
Tags: Labor, Tax, High Court, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Bill Shorten, Labor party, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Porter, LNP, Christian Porter, Gary Spence, Australian election 2019

The best places for wine trip

Wine vacations aren’t nearly as bougie or costly as they sound. Today, you can find wine around the world that tastes good and is affordable — especially when you go to the winery itself. It doesn’t hurt that literally every state in the nation has a wine region now, so there’s plenty to choose from. Napa can get by on its name, everyone else has to vie for wine tourism dollars in other ways. This makes you, the wine-drinking tourist, the winner, as everywhere from British Columbia to South A...
Tags: Travel, Apple, New York, California, US, Spain, Chile, Dundee, New Orleans, Lodi, Silicon Valley, South America, San Jose, Vineyards, Wine, Napa

Woman Behind Ohio Heartbeat Abortion Ban Gets Disinvited From Bill Signing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the nation’s fiercest advocates for banning abortions at the first detectable heartbeat was missing when Republican Gov. Mike DeWine signed the bill into Ohio law. Legislative leaders, bill sponsors, pastors, pregnancy center operators and members of Ohio Right to Life — the state’s leading anti-abortion group — attended Thursday’s bill signing. Absent was anti-abortion activist Janet Folger Porter, founder and president of Faith2Action, the group she used to origi...
Tags: News, Senate, Barack Obama, Ap, Gop, Abortion, Ohio, John Kasich, Roy Moore, Wade, Statehouse, Porter, Hill, Kasich, COLUMBUS Ohio, Ohio Senate

United States: INSIGHT:Words Not Fit For Polite Company? The Brunetti Case - Arnold & Porter

‘‘[O]ne man's vulgarity is another's lyric.'' So Justice Harlan so famously observed in upholding a Vietnam War protestor's First Amendment right to wear a jacket emblazoned with the phrase ‘‘F**k the Draft.''
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United States: Are Democracies Dying? (Video) - Arnold & Porter

This is the keynote session of The Future of Democracy symposium.
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UK: Mulryne Quoted In The Pink Sheet On Brexit Ramifications For Pharmaceutical Industry - Arnold & Porter

The article considers how UK-based life sciences companies can prepare for the UK's departure from the EU despite uncertainty surrounding the UK's unconfirmed exit deal.
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United States: U.S. EPA Takes Action Under TSCA Identifying Chemicals For Agency Scrutiny - Arnold & Porter

In its continuing quest to meet regulatory deadlines imposed by the 2016 amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act , the U.S. EPA has published a list of 40 chemicals that must be "prioritized" by the end of 2019.
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United States: Proposed Legislation Would Prohibit Payment Of Bonuses By A Debtor To Certain Employees - Arnold & Porter

On March 6, 2019, Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-IL) introduced the No Bonuses in Bankruptcy Act of 2019 (H.R. 1557) "[t]o amend title 11 of the United States Code to prohibit the payment of bonuses to highly compensated individuals
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UK: Life Sciences (UK) 2019 - Arnold & Porter

The regulation of medicinal products in the UK derives from EU legislation, principally Directive 2001/83/EC (the Directive), and Regulation (EC) 726/2004 (the EU Regulation).
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USC guard Kevin Porter leaving for NBA after one season

USC guard Kevin Porter Jr., will enter the NBA draft and hire an agent, he announced in a message on Twitter on Friday. Porter, who will sign with Roc Nation Sports, thanked USC head coach Andy Enfield and the Trojans coaching staff for his one year with the program. “To the Trojan Family, I love you guys & I’m going to miss you dearly,” Porter wrote. “I couldn’t imagine any other family to be a part of. To my brothers, I can write a whole novel of the memories we made this year! My brothas for ...
Tags: Washington, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Usc, DeMar DeRozan, Porter, Vanderbilt, Trojans, Rainier Beach, Kevin Porter, Katie Lou Samuelson, Roc Nation Sports, Ayanna

USC freshman Porter hiring agent, entering draft

USC freshman Kevin Porter Jr. is signing with an agent and heading to the NBA draft, where ESPN ranks him as the No. 14 draft prospect.
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United States: GSA Moves Forward With Plan To Consolidate The Federal Supply Schedule Program - Arnold & Porter

The General Services Administration announced that it will consolidate all 24 Multiple Award Schedules into a single schedule.
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JP Morgan CEO can't explain how one of his low-paid employees should budget her salary – video

Democratic congresswoman Katie Porter grills JP Morgan's billionaire CEO, Jamie Dimon, on the real-world consequences his bank's low wages have had on a single mother's life. Porter found that the woman, a Chase bank teller on a starting salary, was $567 short at the end of each month. Continue reading...
Tags: World news, US news, US politics, Jp Morgan, Jamie Dimon, Porter, Katie Porter

United States: DOJ Changing Its Antitrust Approach To FRAND And SEPs - Arnold & Porter

In November 2017, AAG Makan Delrahim reignited a debate about antitrust enforcement in the context of standard-setting organizations, standard essential patents, and agreements to price SEPs on FRAND terms.
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United States: SEC Approves NYSE Amendments To Shareholder Approval Rules - Arnold & Porter

These amendments are similar to recent NASDAQ rule changes approved by the SEC.
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United States: Lit Alerts—April 2019 - Arnold & Porter

In Nutraceutical Corp. v. Lambert, 139 S. Ct. 710 (2019), the US Supreme Court ruled that attorneys must strictly adhere to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(f)'s 14-day deadline to appeal a class certification order.
Tags: News, United States, Arnold, US supreme court, Porter, Lambert, Nutraceutical Corp

Porter attacks Shorten over attending Huang Xiangmo's daughter's wedding – politics live

Attendance two years ago goes to Labor leader’s ‘credibility’, attorney general says, after Shorten’s comments over Dutton meeting. All the day’s events, live 5.14am BST On the new laws the government wants to introduce, if re-elected:[email protected]: There is no doubt that well organised, activists based criminal trespassers have been perpetrated against Australian farming families & Australian agriculture businesses, which is causing them very serious commercial damage. MORE:
Tags: Labor, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Bill Shorten, Scott Morrison, Josh Frydenberg, Porter, Dutton, Santoro, Chris Bowen, Huang Xiangmo, Australian election 2019, Australian budget 2019, Peter Dutton He

United States: Recent Proposed Regulations Could Mitigate Harsh US Taxation Of Individuals Under GILTI Rules - Arnold & Porter

The US Internal Revenue Service and the US Department of Treasury recently released proposed regulations that may provide relief to individual US Shareholders of "controlled foreign corporations"
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United States: SEC Adopts Disclosure Simplifications - Arnold & Porter

Item 5 of Form 20-F has been modified to be consistent with the amendments to Item 303.
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United States: The Broader Impact Of Operation Varsity Blues? - Arnold & Porter

It takes a lot to knock the Mueller investigation and BREXIT off the front pages and TV talk shows, but the college and university admissions scandal did just that
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United States: 2020 Presidential Election Watch: Democratic Candidates Call For Higher Estate Tax And Lower Exemption - Arnold & Porter

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), signed into law on December 22, 2017, was the most significant change in the federal tax law since 1986. Although the TCJA
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European Union: EU Copyright Reform: Good News For Authors And Artists Behind The Headlines… - Arnold & Porter

The scope of the EU Digital Copyright Directive approved this week by European Parliament is broad.
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United States: SAFE Banking Act, Increasing Access To Banking Services For Legitimate Marijuana-Related Businesses - Arnold & Porter

This relief would significantly alleviate the security and related concerns created by the large amounts of currency with which the industry currently grapples.
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United States: Supreme Court Determines That The SEC Can Assert Fraudulent Scheme Claims Even When The Janus Test Is Not Met - Arnold & Porter

The SEC may also seek to test the limits of Lorenzo by pursuing claims against individuals who, like Lorenzo, disseminated untrue statements that they did not draft, but unlike Lorenzo, did not know that the information was false.
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Federal budget 2019: Morrison vows to pay down debt and lower taxes – politics live

Reserve Bank leaves interest rates on hold at 1.5% ahead of tonight’s Australian budget. All the day’s events, live• Budget 2019 to soften superannuation rules for over-65s 5.21am BST The Greens will move to end the extraordinarily generous pension scheme for politicians that gives those elected prior to 2004 six-figure incomes after they retire.Ten of the 21 members expected to retire at the upcoming election will be eligible for the older, more generous Parliamentary Contributory Superannu...
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United States: Significant 2018 Decisions Affecting Private Company M&A - Arnold & Porter

This newsletter is our fifth annual review of significant state court decisions relevant for private company M&A transactions and related governance matters and disputes.
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