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Proposed class-action lawsuit targets Ottawa over prison practice set to become illegal | CBC News

A proposed class-action lawsuit recently filed in Nova Scotia could see some former inmates seeking compensation for a prison practice that’s been performed on federal prisoners for years, but which will soon be illegal in Canada.  The practice is called “dry celling.” It is a type of confinement that critics have described as more restrictive and less […]

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Sports

NewGen indoor-outdoor tennis facility proposed in Orange Township

A plan before Orange Township trustees would result in a large rounded white thing appearing during part of the year in a slightly out-of-the way spot. The location is on Green Meadows Drive south of the Home Road extension, east of U.S. Route 23, and the white thing would be an air-supported dome covering tennis […]

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Technology

Apple Can’t Ax Exploding IPhone 6 Proposed Texas Class Suit – Law360

By Dave Simpson (June 16, 2022, 9:18 PM EDT) — A Texas federal judge Wednesday rejected Apple Inc.’s bid to dismiss a putative deceptive trade practices class action from a man who claims his iPhone 6 exploded, leaving him with several injuries that plague him to this day. U.S. District Judge Amos L. Mazzant III […]

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Travel

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoes over $3.1 billion worth of proposed spending

Kayakers paddle through mangrove tunnels in Everglades National park. Shutterstock photo Prior to signing Florida’s nearly $110 billion budget, Gov. Ron DeSantis went through it line by line, exercising his veto authority as part of what he says is his commitment to being a good steward of taxpayer money. The budget was approved by the […]

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Automotive

Drivers could save £140 on car insurance with proposed car tax method – ‘It makes sense’

Almost one-fifth of motorists who drive less than 5,000 miles per year could save £123 on average by swapping to a pay-by-mile policy. According to new research, usage-based car insurance could save the increasing number of low mileage drivers an average of £141 per year, which could help offset the rising cost of living. The […]

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UK

Gwyneth Paltrow approved Shaman Durek’s ring before he proposed to Princess Märtha Louise of Norway

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Shaman Durek made sure he received Gwyneth Paltrow’s “stamp of approval” before he proposed to Princess Märtha Louise of Norway. The Los Angeles-based “spiritual guide and gifted healer,” whose celebrity clientele includes Paltrow, as well as Nina Dobrev and James Van Der Beek, among others, confirmed last […]

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Travel

DeSantis vetoes over $3.1 billion worth of proposed spending

(The Center Square) – Prior to signing Florida’s nearly $110 billion budget, Gov. Ron DeSantis went through it line by line, exercising his veto authority as part of what he says is his commitment to being a good steward of taxpayer money. The budget was approved by the state legislature during the regular legislative session […]

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Science

Proposed Legislative Amendments by ACRA to ensure Corporate Regulatory Environment remains competitive and robust | JD Supra

Introduction The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA), being the statutory board that regulates business registration, financial reporting, public accountants, and corporate service providers, is in the process of obtaining feedback from the public on proposed amendments to the Companies Act 1967 (Companies Act), Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority Act 2004 (ACRA Act) and a […]

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Finance

Downing Street condemns proposed rail strikes as ‘act of self-harm’

Downing Street has condemned this month’s proposed rail strikes across the UK as “selfish”, “an act of self-harm” and “thoroughly irresponsible”, as negotiations continue to try to avert the worst disruption on the network for a third of a century. The RMT union announced on Tuesday that 40,000 members at 13 train operating companies and […]

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Science

Storage Tank Enforcement: Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation Proposed Order and Assessment Related to Memphis Facility | JD Supra

Download PDF The Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation (“TDEC”) issued a May 9th Proposed Order and Assessment (“Order”) to TForce Freight, Inc. (“TFI”) related to alleged violations of the Tennessee underground storage tank (“UST”) regulations. See Case No. FED21-0005. The Order states that TFI is the registered owner of three UST systems in Memphis, […]