Thumb up: Scott signs death penalty bill
TCPalmThumb up: Scott signs death penalty bill into lawTCPalmGov. Rick Scott on Monday signed into law a new requirement that jury verdicts in death penalty cases must be unanimous. Previously, such cases only required a 10-2 decision by jurors. The change came as a result of a Florida Supreme Court ruling last ...
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 3:24 pm
Florida Senate moves to strengthen 'stand
Florida Senate moves to strengthen 'stand your ground' lawWashington ExaminerRick Scott, a staunch supporter of gun rights laws, is expected to support the legislation. "It's right and just to have the government's feet held to the fire throughout a criminal prosecution from arrest to trial," Republican Sen. Rob Bradley, who ...and more »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 1:54 pm
PolitiFact Florida: Rick Scott's broken
Tampabay.com (blog)PolitiFact Florida: Rick Scott's broken promise on drug testing welfare applicantsTampabay.com (blog)Chris Latvala in the House and his father Senate appropriations chair Jack Latvala have proposed a rewrite of the 2011 state law that focuses on applicants with a track record of drug use. A House committee approved the bill on March 13. Keep reading ...and more »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 1:10 pm
Colorado Springs beefs up landslide
The Denver PostColorado Springs beefs up landslide prevention lawThe Denver PostThis home belonging to Rick Sisco on Constellation drive has become a victim to the ancient landslides that are being found along the foothills on April 11, 2016 in Colorado Springs. Over 200 homeowners in the city have applied for federal bailouts ...and more »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 10:59 am
Texas sues feds — including Rick Perry —
KERA NewsTexas sues feds — including Rick Perry — for failing to license nuclear waste facilityTexas TribuneIn a lawsuit filed Tuesday night, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton accuses U.S. agencies of violating federal law by failing to license a nuclear waste repository in Nevada — a plan delayed for decades amid a highly politicized fight. Paxton's ...Texas files lawsuit over licensing of Yucca MountainLas Vegas Review-Journalall 16 news articles »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 10:09 am
Parking at Frankston Hospital hard to come
Peninsula Health acting executive director of planning and infrastructure Rick Law said the hospital was not formally notified of the changes. “When Peninsula Health became aware of the change in off-street parking, a memo was sent to all hospital staff ...
Posted on 27 July 2015 | 1:00 pm
Betty L. Law-Gieson
They celebrated 63 years of marriage before Walter’s death Jan. 24, 2007. Betty is survived by a nephew, Rick Law of Geneva; and a niece, KristiAnn (Law) Okoye of Naperville. She also was preceded in death by a son, Randy; her parents, Lee and Minnie ...
Posted on 27 July 2015 | 5:55 am
Eagle Awards 2015: Winners announced in
Matthew Shepherd as Bottom, in A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company. Rick Law as Brian Runnicles, in No Sex Please We’re British by The Marlowe Players. WINNER: Thomas Farthing as Stephen Irwin, in The History Boys by Four ...
Posted on 18 July 2015 | 10:00 am
National Park Service Blocks Access to
In response to the government shutdown, the National Park Service has erected eight-foot-long concrete barriers to prevent anglers from launching their boats at two fishing access sites along ... Service station, but Rick Law, an employee of the Bighorn ...
Posted on 3 October 2013 | 9:29 pm
Federal government shutdown foul hooks small
Others directed their anger at the National Park Service. “They closed something down that they never monitored all year long,” said Rick Law at the Bighorn Trout Shop. He said the nearby Park Service contact station, where anglers pay a fee to launch ...
Posted on 3 October 2013 | 6:59 am