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Rebekah Sager
July 12, 2019 - 7:43 am
As President Donald Trump's administration orders a national sweep of undocumented immigrants in 10 cities to begin Sunday, a local Los Angeles immigration attorney says the raids have quietly already begun. An immigration attorney in San Diego released a statement saying that ICE raids began as...
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AP
May 30, 2019 - 3:51 pm
Netflix blinked first and now other major Hollywood studios say they may reevaluate filming in Georgia if the state's abortion law goes into effect. The state is known for its lucrative tax incentives for filming. WarnerMedia, NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures Entertainment and the Walt Disney Co...
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May 17, 2019 - 10:23 am
Missouri's Republican-led Legislature on Friday approved a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, joining Alabama and other states that have moved to severely restrict the procedure. Republican Gov. Mike Parson is expected to sign the bill. The ban would be among the most...
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AP
May 15, 2019 - 3:05 pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey, signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act Wednesday, which makes performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases. Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act. To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a...
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May 07, 2019 - 8:12 am
Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation on Tuesday banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. That can be as early as six weeks, before many women know they're pregnant. Kemp said he was signing the bill "to ensure that all Georgians have the opportunity to live, grow...
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Dreamstime
December 15, 2018 - 11:44 am
(CBS News) - A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the entire Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional due to a recent change in federal tax law. The move, coming on the eve of the deadline to sign up for coverage for 2019, leaves 20 million Americans' health coverage in limbo. At issue in the...
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Jon Baird/KNX1070
June 20, 2018 - 9:55 am
(KNX1070) - Recreational marijuana will soon be legal in Long Beach following a City Council vote Tuesday night approving a set of regulations for authorized pot-sales. One member of a Long Beach marijuana-collective told the Council it needed to act soon, to help the city's legal pot-businesses...
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