District Court Dismisses Arpaio Defamation Suit Against New York Times

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District Court for the District of Columbia has dismissed Joe Arpaio's defamation suit against the New York Times. The U.S. In a short ruling, Judge Amit P. Mehta held that the plaintiff failed to allege sufficient facts "that plausbily establish

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New York City Considers Facial Recognition Bill — Will New York Be the Next Forum for Biometric Privacy Litigation?

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25, 2019) , it is worth remembering that late last year, New York City Council members Ritchie Torres (and additional co-sponsors) introduced a bill for the city council to consider that would regulate the use of biometric technology in New York City. If enacted, this bill could lead to a deluge of individual and class action suits in New York based on biometric activity. In light of the recent decision by the Illinois Supreme Court in Rosenbach v.

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Sixth Circuit Affirms Lower Court Ruling Dismissing Defamation Suit Against New York Times

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The Sixth Circuit affirms a lower court ruling dismissing a defamation lawsuit against the New York Times. An Ohio State University professor sued over a NYT article, but the lower court held, and the 6th circuit agreed, that a reasonable

Attorney General Declined Trump Request to Declare Nothing Illegal in Ukraine Call - The New York Times

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Attorney General Declined Trump Request to Declare Nothing Illegal in Ukraine Call - The New York Times

Opinion | The Horrible History of Thanksgiving - The New York Times

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Mancall further explained that after the visits to the New World by Samuel de Champlain and Capt. This weakening of the native population by disease from the new arrivals’ ships created an opening for the Pilgrims. Opinion | The Horrible History of Thanksgiving - The New York Times

Opinion | Donald Trump, Meet Your Precursor - The New York Times

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We'll help you understand the sharpest arguments on the most pressing issues of the week, from new and familiar voices. Mr. Trump, brought up in the corrupt and highflying world of New York’s real estate business, is an oddly successful political neophyte.

Former New York Mets Dwight Gooden Arrested for DUI

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Dwight Gooden, a former baseball player for the New York Mets, was arrested driving under the influence in Franklin Lakes NJ where he lives. Tags: DUI Under Arrest dwi dwight gooden new york mets

Federal Appeals Court Rules for Trump in Emoluments Case - The New York Times. [link]

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Federal Appeals Court Rules for Trump in Emoluments Case - The New York Times

53 People Died in Mass Shootings in August Alone in the U.S. - The New York Times

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The New York Times53 People Died in Mass Shootings in August Alone in the U.S. -

Why Artists Should Care About @AGSNYT: How The Times Thinks About Privacy

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The New York Times has started “The Privacy Project” and kicks off the story correctly with an introspective opinion piece from the boss, A.G. Over the past few years, The New York Times has reported aggressively on the erosion of digital privacy, bringing information to light about the exploitation of personal data that Facebook amassed on its users , about companies buying and selling children’s data , and about phone apps secretly tracking users’ every movement.

Opinion | The Supreme Court Confronts DACA - The New York Times

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New York, is playing an important although largely unnoticed role in how advocates are framing their arguments about the fate of the program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA. Opinion | The Supreme Court Confronts DACA - The New York Times

New York Attorney General Unveils Latest Ticket Bot Enforcement Actions against Ticket Vendors and Software Developer

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On May 11, 2017, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman took the most recent step in dealing with this problem, and announced seven settlements in “ticket bot” enforcement actions, calling for settlement payments totaling $4.19 This development represents the latest step in Schneiderman’s longstanding and highly publicized efforts to combat unfair ticket resale practices occurring in New York.

Opinion | The Cruelty of Trump’s Poverty Policy - The New York Times

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Opinion | The Cruelty of Trump’s Poverty Policy - The New York Times

House Condemns Trump’s Attack on Four Congresswomen as Racist - The New York Times

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House Condemns Trump’s Attack on Four Congresswomen as Racist - The New York Times

#irespectmusic Turtles Win in New York pre-72 Case Against SiriusXM

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More to follow, but the Turtles win another one for all pre-72 artists in federal court in New York applying New York state copyright law. Brown shoes don’t make it, baby. Turtles NY Memorandum and Order Denying Defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgement

Google and YouTube Agree To Pay $170M To FTC, New York, For Collecting Children's Data, Selling Ads

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Google and Youtube is paying $170 million in penalties, $136M to the Federal Trade Commission and $34M to the state of New York, to settle accusations against the companies that YouTube knowingly collected information about children who visited the platform

Opinion | Black Scholars Are Not ‘Rare Creatures’ - The New York Times

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Andre Fenton, professor of neural science at New York University. Opinion | Black Scholars Are Not ‘Rare Creatures’ - The New York Times

Opinion | The American Health Care Industry Is Killing People - The New York Times

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Some of the blame for that can be attributed to our dysfunctional health care system.Christopher Capozziello for The New York Times Won’t you spare a thought for America’s medical debt collectors? Opinion | The American Health Care Industry Is Killing People - The New York Times

Opinion | Donald Trump’s ‘Lynching’ - The New York Times

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We'll help you understand the sharpest arguments on the most pressing issues of the week, from new and familiar voices. The new sign is made of steel. Opinion | Donald Trump’s ‘Lynching’ - The New York Times"Donald Trump’s ‘Lynching’ By Jamelle BouieOct.

Opinion | What Kamala Harris’s Campaign Teaches Us - The New York Times

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Opinion | What Kamala Harris’s Campaign Teaches Us - The New York Times"It is worth exploring the election system in this country and who benefits from it. Kamala Harris entered the presidential race with a bang.

Robert Mueller to Make Statement on Russia Investigation - The New York Times

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Robert Mueller to Make Statement on Russia Investigation - The New York Times

Eric Garner Death Was ‘Not a Big Deal,’ Police Commander Said - The New York Times

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Eric Garner Death Was ‘Not a Big Deal,’ Police Commander Said - The New York Times

Trump Publicly Urges China to Investigate the Bidens - The New York Times

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Trump Publicly Urges China to Investigate the Bidens - The New York Times

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Re-Evaluating New York Times v. Sullivan

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Cass, Center for the Rule of Law, Cass & Associates, PC; Boston University School of Law, is publishing Weighing Constitutional Anchors: New York Times Co. Ronald A.

Opinion | Democrats, Don’t Overreach on Impeachment - The New York Times

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Every day through tweets and press statements, he spreads falsehoods, attacks his opponents on made-up grounds and sometimes even gives congressional committees new avenues of illegality to follow for impeachment or prosecution. Each of these new story lines must be ignored.

Opinion | Trump, the Self-Impeaching President - The New York Times

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But this president is a master at what a former New York senator, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, called defining deviancy down. We'll help you understand the sharpest arguments on the most pressing issues of the week, from new and familiar voices.

Opinion | How Italians Became ‘White’ - The New York Times

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Italian-Americans were often used as cheap labor on the docks of New Orleans at the turn of the last century. Louisiana’s romance with Italian labor began to sour when the new immigrants balked at low wages and dismal working conditions.

New York Mag's Tweet Guide

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Here's New York Mag's guide to the best tweets. Tags: hashtag New York tweets Twitter My Twitter-feed is now essential to how I do business every day. I prefer to scroll through my feed as opposed to getting tweets on my BlackBerry.

Why ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Inflamed Black and Hispanic Neighborhoods - The New York Times

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Bloomberg’s tenure as mayor of New York City, police officers stopped and questioned people they believed to be engaged in criminal activity on the street more than five million times. Here’s why the program was and remains a divisive issue in New York.

Whistle-Blower’s Complaint Is Said to Involve Multiple Acts by Trump - The New York Times

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Whistle-Blower’s Complaint Is Said to Involve Multiple Acts by Trump - The New York Times

How the Impeachment Process Works - The New York Times

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The House Judiciary Committee, led by Representative Jerrold Nadler, Democrat of New York, has claimed — including in court filings — that the panel is already engaged in an impeachment investigation. How the Impeachment Process Works - The New York Times

SiriusXM Wins New York Case Over Pre-1972 Sound Recordings

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The 2nd Circuit rules that the satcaster deserves summary judgment and the lawsuit from Flo & Eddie should be dismissed. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

FanDuel Faults New York AG for "Flawed" Analysis of Website's Legality

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As the daily fantasy sports operator is told to stop operations in New York, media companies have a direct stake in the outcome. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Opinion | Trump Walks a Crooked Mile - The New York Times

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In an interview with NPR, she said she hadn’t changed her mind on impeachment, but she does think Congress should pass new laws so future presidents can be indicted. Opinion | Trump Walks a Crooked Mile - The New York Times"WASHINGTON — Everyone here is keyed up for the Big One.

Open Wounds, Head Injuries, Fever: Ailing Migrants Suffer at the Border - The New York Times

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Open Wounds, Head Injuries, Fever: Ailing Migrants Suffer at the Border - The New York Times

The New York Times Exposes Google’s Values Gap

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The New York Times has caught YouTube up to their old tricks , none of which will come as a surprise to team MTP or anyone else in the music business. Americans are freedom loving people, and nothing says freedom like getting away with it. From Long, Long Time by Guy Forsyth.

Opinion | Liberals for Inequality - The New York Times

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There, he watched well-off homeowners fight against a new ordinance to create additional housing. Nimbyism has also been an issue in San Francisco, New York, Boston and other metropolitan areas. Opinion | Liberals for Inequality - The New York Times

Opinion | A Lust for Punishment - The New York Times

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On Wednesday, Trump’s administration announced new rules that would allow migrant families to be held indefinitely. Opinion | A Lust for Punishment - The New York Times

Opinion | Bloomberg’s Bogus, Belated Mea Culpa - The New York Times

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Last Sunday I wrote a column entitled “You Must Never Vote for Bloomberg” because of Michael Bloomberg’s promotion, advocacy and defense of the racist stop-and-frisk policy that ballooned during his terms as mayor of New York City. "Bloomberg’s Bogus, Belated Mea Culpa By Charles M.

The Eviction Machine Churning Through New York City - The New York Times

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Carranza and the others shows how New York City’s housing court system, created in part to shelter tenants from dangerous conditions, has instead become a tool for landlords to push them out and wrest a most precious civic commodity — affordable housing — out of regulation and into the free market."

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Opinion | Venezuela’s Kids Are Dying. Are We Responsible? - The New York Times

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The best thing for the Venezuelan people would be a new government. Fabiola Ferrero for The New York Times I sat down with Juan Guaidó, the opposition leader. So let’s seek new ways to pressure the kleptocracy without adding to the suffering of ordinary Venezuelans.

Trump Ordered Pentagon Not to Oust Navy SEAL From Elite Unit - The New York Times

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Trump Ordered Pentagon Not to Oust Navy SEAL From Elite Unit - The New York Times"WASHINGTON — President Trump ordered the Pentagon not to remove a Navy SEAL at the center of a high-profile war crimes case from the elite commando unit, Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said Monday.