Law

Nebraska Medical Pot Proposal Beats ’11th Hour’ Challenge

A proposal to make medical marijuana part of Nebraska’s constitution has beaten an “eleventh hour” challenge against its inclusion on the state’s general election ballot, although Secretary of State Bob Evnen predicted the initiative will soon become the subject of a courtroom battle…

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Fla. Appeals Court Pauses Block On School Reopening Plan

A Florida appeals court on Friday paused a state judge’s decision to block Gov. Ron DeSantis’ plan for reopening schools for in-person instruction amid the coronavirus pandemic, though the appeals court turned down the governor’s request to send the case straight to the Sunshine State’s highest court…

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Calif AG Must Face Chamber’s Challenge To Prop 65 Warnings

California’s attorney general lost a bid Thursday to kill a suit by the California Chamber of Commerce, which challenged a requirement under Proposition 65 that certain businesses post warnings about the cancer risk associated with a chemical found in coffee and other foods…

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