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Judge: Black Lives Matter Can't Be Sued

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Black Lives Matter and one of its leaders, DeRay Mckesson , saying Black Lives Matter is a movement and as such can't be sued - and a hashtag can't be sued either. He has long described Black Live...

Federal judge rules Black Lives Matter can not be sued for officer injuries

The judge also denied the officer's attempt to add the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter to the suit, writing that "a hashtag is patently incapable of being sued". While Black Lives Matter as a whole cannot be sued, individuals associated with the group ca...

Black Lives Matter can not be sued, federal judge rules

District Judge Brian Jackson said that Black Lives Matter is a social movement like the Tea Party, and since a movement is not an entity, it can not be sued. " The movement began as a call to end violence and that call remains the same today ". A...

A Federal Judge Just Ruled That Black Lives Matter Can't Be Sued

On Thursday, a federal judge ruled that the Black Lives Matter movement is a social cause that can not be taken legal action against. While the movement itself lacked the capacity to be sued, an associated entity could be held liable, Jackson sai...

Federal judge rules cop can not sue Black Lives Matter

The Baton Rouge officer had sought to add the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter to the suit, a request Jackson denied, saying, "A hashtag is patently incapable of being sued". Photo of Black Lives Matter courtesy of Twitter. The local district attorney dec...

Henry Bolton elected the new leader of UKIP in shock result

UKIP had a disastrous General Election - and their membership fell dramatically. Phil Hornby spent the day on the English Riviera, and watched the build-up to an unexpected result. A banner was superimposed with an image of Mr Farage posing as Adol...

Redrow plc (LON:RDW) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Barclays Capital maintained the shares of III in report on Wednesday, October 26 with "Overweight" rating. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, November 19 by Barclays Capital. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0...

'Black Lives' can't be sued says judge

The officer's attorney, Donna Grodner , said in an email that she was "not at liberty to discuss the case". The federal lawsuit was filed anonymously on behalf of East Baton Rouge Parish police. But until Black Lives Matter is held responsible for...

Black Lives Matter exempt from lawsuit, judge rules

Black Lives Matter , Jackson wrote, wasn't an entity capable of being sued. Brian Jackson , a United States district judge, dismissed the officer's suit and ruled that Black Lives Matter was not an entity capable of being sued. "It's organized...

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Judge Rules Black Lives Matter Cannot Be Sued

The officer, of the Baton Rouge Police Department, first filed the suit late a year ago, arguing that the pair should be held responsible for injuries he suffered while responding to protests in 2016. Grodner had argued Black Lives Matter is an "un...

Don't overlook the Americans who suffer in Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands

Speaking to the press, and taking no questions, she said neither she nor Trump will rest until displaced Puerto Ricans are back home , schools, hospitals and clean water are back and the island's economy is moving again. "The relief effort is un...

US Orders Diplomat Retreat from Cuba

Announcing the move Friday, American officials linked it to 21 injuries from what they have begun describing as sonic " attacks ", with symptoms including ear complaints, hearing loss , dizziness, headache, fatigue, cognitive problems and difficu...

Brexit is our core task says new Ukip leader Henry Bolton

Ukip unveiled its next former leader on the English Riviera yesterday afternoon and everyone had expected that it would be a straight fight between Peter Whittle, the former London mayoral candidate, and Anne Marie Waters , an anti-Islam activist wh...

US Pulls 60% of Staff From Cuba, Limits Travel

The attacks , believed to have taken place in Havana hotels, have caused a range of symptoms including hearing loss , headaches, dizziness and balance and cognitive issues. FBI investigators and other agents searched and found no devices at...

Louisiana Judge Rules Cop Cannot Sue Black Lives Matter

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Black Lives Matter and one of its leaders, DeRay Mckesson , saying Black Lives Matter is a movement and as such can't be sued - and a hashtag can't be sued either. " The movement began as a call ...

Turkish Airlines suspends northern Iraq flights

Meanwhile, Turkish Foreign Ministry issued a notice barring representatives of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) from returning to Turkey. In a phone call with Abadi, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim "confirmed the support of his coun...

Former military man named as new leader of British UKIP

Asked whether Ukip had avoided becoming the "UK Nazi Party", referring to comments he made in the campaign, Mr Bolton told a press conference: "Absolutely, yes". Despite being relatively unknown, the ex-Thames Valley police officer, who joined the pa...

Ikea buys on-demand services site TaskRabbit

TaskRabbit has 60 employees and a 60,000-person network of independent contractors on its platform, and will continue to be able to work on other partnerships (in the United Kingdom, it already had a partnership with IKEA for furniture assembly; i...

UKIP chooses Henry Bolton as new party leader

Based in Folkestone, the former soldier and police officer was considered to be a front-runner in the contest and had seen the odds on him winning fall dramatically in recent weeks. Bolton won 3,874 votes, ahead of 2,755 for Waters. "The other thin...

USA plans to withdraw staff from embassy in Cuba

Embassy in Havana, a response that would deal a devastating blow to the delicate rapprochement between the countries . The sources said the USA will stop issuing visas in Cuba effective immediately. And the attacks have continued to occur as ...

Dozens of US Diplomats Pulled From Cuba

The embassy , an iconic building on Havana's waterfront, also will suspend processing US visa applications. Cuba denies involvement in any sonic attack , according to the BBC . This is in response to attacks on American diplomats and emba...

Iraq's flight ban on Kurds goes into effect

UAE-based Air Arabia and low-priced carrier FlyDubai said they would also suspend flights, while Doha-based Qatar Airways announced that it would comply with the civil aviation authority's ruling. The State Department said it was "deeply disappoi...

US Plans Major Withdrawal of Staff from Embassy in Cuba

The State Department also issued a travel warning - telling US citizens to avoid travel to Cuba . He also accused the US of politicizing the incidents. Cuba said it was investigating the incidents. Clues about the circumstances of the incidents m...

United States cuts diplomatic staff in Cuba over injuries; Canada not following suit

US citizens in Cuba in need of emergency assistance should contact the embassy by telephone at +(53)(7) 839-4100 or the Department of State at 1-202-501-4444. The FBI has been involved in the investigation. And clues about the circumstances of th...

United States cuts diplomatic staff in Cuba over injuries; Canada not following suit

US citizens in Cuba in need of emergency assistance should contact the embassy by telephone at +(53)(7) 839-4100 or the Department of State at 1-202-501-4444. The FBI has been involved in the investigation. And clues about the circumstances of th...

Home furnishings giant enters 'gig economy' with acquisition

IKEA's acquisition of TaskRabbit is a significant move for the world's largest furniture retailer, which now operates and owns over 300 stores in 29 different countries, not to mention, two billion visits to IKEA.com per year. The purchase of Task...

Republican governor signs bill allowing Medicaid coverage for abortions

The state already covers abortions in cases of rape, incest and when there is a threat to the health and life of the mother. Emily Troscinski, executive director of Illinois Right To Life, said the state once funded unrestricted abortions through...

The Party That Propelled The UK Toward Brexit Has A New Leader

A number of UKIP MEPs had threatened to quit the party if Waters, who has described Islam as "evil", took over the party from former leader Paul Nuttall . Going forward, Bolton says the party will be focused on unification, gaining back control of...

Kurdish unilateral independence and a deadly impasse

The Kurdistan Regional Government warned in a statement on Thursday that any ban on worldwide flights to Irbil and Sulaimaniya would be "completely illegal and unconstitutional" and amount to "collective punishment against the Kurds".

Hutchinson applauds Rauner on HB 40 signing

Governor Rauner stands by his decision saying, "I believe a woman should have the right to make that choice herself and I do not believe that choice should be determined by income". "Their stories and their struggles are real and they have touched me...

United States measures against Cuba negative, arbitrary, says analyst — Interview

In the meanwhile, the Department has ordered all USA nonemergency government employees and their families to leave the island. U.S. Diplomats in Havana have suffered hearing loss and speech problems in a series of mysterious sonic attack...

Illinois Republicans Split Over Abandoning Rauner After Abortion Bill

Rezin said the state could not afford providing women on Medicaid and state employees with abortions. "If Roe v. Wade were overturned. women would not stop having abortions". Or would he risk everything to do what he believed was right? So he...

McConchie dismayed by Rauner's change of heart on abortion funding measure

Asked what the bill signing meant for his chances of a second term, Mr. Rauner said that he was doing what he thought was right and that "politics is politics". Rauner, who is up for re-election in 2018, said earlier this year that he would veto th...

Abortion Access bill wins thanks to Rauner but causes backlash

The governor took pains to say that he respected the religious and moral arguments against abortion, but that he personally supported abortion rights and that his efforts to broker a compromise on the bill had failed. I share the deep and profound di...

Abortion Access bill wins thanks to Rauner but causes backlash

The governor took pains to say that he respected the religious and moral arguments against abortion, but that he personally supported abortion rights and that his efforts to broker a compromise on the bill had failed. I share the deep and profound di...

Taxi company Uber goes in search of a new United Kingdom chairman

First is Uber's way of reporting serious crimes. Drivers for the firm, which allows users of its smartphone app to hail a ride anywhere, anytime at budget rates, could be out of a job when the company's current licence expires on September 30.

US Does Not Recognize Kurdish Vote

Turkish government spokesman Bekir Bozdag also claimed Turkish armed forces would stop training Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga forces, who are tasked with protecting oil fields from capture by Islamic State militants. Military tensions are running high;...

Uber boss to meet London transport chief

Theresa May has hit out at Transport for London's decision not to renew Uber's operating licence in London . "Irrespective of whether we did everything that is being said about us in London today (and to be clear, I don't think we did), it real...

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Kelly, aka "Mr. Irrelevant" in the 2017 NFL Draft, practiced for the first time this year for the Broncos. Siemian finished Monday's 29-19 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs with 1...

Putin rallies support for Iran nuclear deal

On August 8, a trilateral summit of the heads of state of Azerbaijan, Iran and Russian Federation was held in Baku. Russian Federation is one of the signatories to the landmark...

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The weapons turned out to be a paintball gun and a pellet gun. Ryan Nash, the police officer credited with stopping the New York City terror attack. Officer Nash was treated an...

Russia Mulls Reducing Its Military Presence in Syria

On October 24, Shoigu said at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Defense Ministers' Meeting that Daesh controls less than 5 percent of Syrian territory. Last week, the UN's...

'Hopeless' Congress shamelessly joined voice for 'Kashmir azadi': Modi

PM's remark came a day after P Chidambaram said that most people of Kashmir want autonomy. As the comment drew stinging criticism from the BJP, the Congress fielded its chief spo...

SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers satellite into orbit lands on droneship

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the Koresat 5A communications satellite for South Korea , SpaceX officials said. The satellite was deployed to a geostationary transfer orbi...

SCI Refuse To Accept West Bengal's Petition Filed Against Aadhaar Act

Justice Sikri asked Sibal: "In a federal structure, how can a State file a plea challenging Parliament's mandate? Let Mamata Banerjee come in her individual capacity, if she so...

Puerto Rico governor: Scrap Whitefish energy grid deal

The mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulín Cruz, then weighed in on Whitefish, sparking a Twitter feud with the firm, which offered to take its workers home after she criticized the compa...

Trump declaring opioid crisis a 'public health emergency' a start

In July, members of a White House commission on the drug crisis had recommended that Trump declare a national emergency. It is time to liberate our communities from this scourge of...

High school golfer wins tournament, denied trophy because she's a girl

Division 3 boys' golf tournament at Blissful Meadows on Tuesday with a 3-over-par. Nash fired an 3-over 75 at Blissful Meadows, besting Nico Ciolino of AMSA Charter School by fou...

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Free prescription drug take-back Saturday

Free prescription drug take-back Saturday

Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Flushing drugs down the toilet or throwing them in the trash both pose health and safety hazards, a press release from LCSO said. 28. -...

Stephen Paddock's brother has been arrested

Stephen Paddock's brother has been arrested

A felony complaint alleges that between January 2014 and August 2014, Bruce Paddock possessed over 600 images of child or youth pornography. Authorities are examining every a...

Bossie: Sessions Must Appoint Special Counsel to Investigate Uranium One Deal

Bossie: Sessions Must Appoint Special Counsel to Investigate Uranium One Deal

The panel's top Democrat spoke out against the uranium probe Tuesday, describing it as a "coordinated distraction" from the Russian Federation interference in the 2016 election,...

Rainy morning, then scattered showers — Sunday weather

Rainy morning, then scattered showers — Sunday weather

The rain will be heavy at times, and we'll still have rain for the Tuesday morning commute. Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thund...

Missing Pak journalist rescued after over two years

Missing Pak journalist rescued after over two years

The abducted female journalist Zeenat Shahzadi has been recovered from the border areas adjoining Afghanistan, two years after she was abducted from Lahore. Hamid Ansari, the India...