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Bit of good judicial news: 2nd Circuit protects NYS environment

Second Circuit Upholds DEC Decision to Reject Gas Pipeline Josefa Velasquez, New York Law Journal August 18, 2017    | A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a lawsuit by owners of the natural-gas Constitution Pipeline challenging the state’s decision last … Continue reading

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Paths Crossed…Drug raids

Source: Door-Busting Drug Raids Leave a Trail of Blood – The New York Times Source: Murder or Self-Defense if Officer Is Killed in Raid? – The New York Times Those two recent stories in the Times about the deadly potential … Continue reading

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Gun law restrictions in NY & CT ruled OK by court

A smidgeon of federal court sanity: Circuit Largely Upholds Weapon Restrictions in NY, CT Mark Hamblett, New York Law Journal October 20, 2015    Laws in New York and Connecticut banning certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines do … Continue reading

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