VOTE!

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Please go to [link] and cast your vote in the “opinion” category for Popehat. They are all kinds of awesome. Their editor and I work on free speech cases together. Spread the love. Filed under: misc.

VOTE!

The Legal Satyricon

Please go to [link] and cast your vote in the “opinion” category for Popehat. They are all kinds of awesome. Their editor and I work on free speech cases together. Spread the love. Filed under: misc.

FCC Votes to Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The next stop will be a courtroom as the media regulatory agency retreats from prohibiting ISPs from blocking and throttling content. read more. THR, Esq. Business Tech Business THR Online

'The Shape of Water' Sparks Copyright Lawsuit Amid Oscar Voting

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The son of a Pulitzer Prize-winning author says the awards contender rips off his father's work, while Fox Searchlight says the claims are baseless. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online Guillermo del Toro The Shape of Water

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Texas woman jailed for five years for voting while on probation | US news | The Guardian

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Texas woman jailed for five years for voting while on probation | US news | The Guardian

WGA Institutes Qualified Voting

Digital Media Law

The WGA membership has approved new rules limiting members’ eligibility to vote on strike authorization and ratification of the feature-primetime contract: members now have to have earnings of $30,000 under a WGA agreement during the six years preceding the vote or 15 or more qualified years as a pension plan participant, Variety reports.

Theatre Producers make historic vote to form L.A. League

Gordon P. Firemark

Theatre Producers make historic vote to form L.A. Unanimous Vote. League. On Sunday, May 20, 2012 a little bit of L.A. Theatre history was made. I was honored to be among a crowd of L.A.

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White nationalist robo-call: Vote Trump! | MSNBC

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White nationalist robo-call: Vote Trump! MSNBC

Plan B for Voting Rights

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Plan B for Voting Rights

You Furnish The Emotion and I’ll Furnish the Votes

Music Technology Policy

“You furnish the pictures and I’ll furnish the war.” ” Attributed to an 1898 cable from William Randolph Hearst to Frederick Remington on assignment in Cuba before the Spanish-American War. .

GOP defends voting rights record | MSNBC

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

GOP defends voting rights record | MSNBC

Voting: Now Is The Time!

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Michelle Obama: Protest Vote Is a Vote for Trump

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FCC Votes "Blackout Rule" Out

Media Law Prof Blog

From the Hollywood Reporter: The FCC has voted unanimously to end the "blackout" rule that has allowed the NFL to prohibit broadcasts of pro football games locally if seats remain unsold on the day of the game.

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FCC Votes to Approve Controversial Set-Top Box Rule

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Chairman Tom Wheeler's "unlock the box" proposal is accepted by a 3-2 vote. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Tech THR Online

U.S. top court tosses Republican-drawn North Carolina voting districts

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

top court tosses Republican-drawn North Carolina voting districts"The U.S.

Vote for Innovating Justice Awards

Media Law

The post Vote for Innovating Justice Awards appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Last month, I wrote about A2J Author, a tool used by legal aid programs and others to create automated guided interviews to assist people in need of legal help.

Too poor to vote: how Alabama’s ‘new poll tax’ bars thousands of people from voting. In Alabama, money keeps thousands of people away from the ballot box – and the state’s felon disenfranchisement policies are probably unconstitutional. | US news | The Guardian

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Too poor to vote: how Alabama’s ‘new poll tax’ bars thousands of people from voting | US news | The Guardian

Venezuela poll turnout figures ‘manipulated by at least 1m votes’ | World news | The Guardian

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"Turnout figures in Venezuela’s constituent assembly election were inflated by at least 1m votes, according to a company that has worked with the country on its voting system since 2004. “We Venezuela poll turnout figures ‘manipulated by at least 1m votes’ | World news | The Guardian

Is Your Band Registered to Vote?

Music Technology Policy

Is your band registered to vote? You ride in the van with these people, you probably know way more about them than you ever wanted to know, but do you know whether they are registered to vote? You can find out what the rules are in your area on this website “Can I Vote?”

Key voting rights trial set to begin | MSNBC

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Key voting rights trial set to begin | MSNBC

Want to increase black turnout? Make the fight for voting rights a core campaign issue

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Mother Jones has a terrific piece of journalism by Ari Berman, who has been focused for some time on voter suppression, and who wrote a book on the struggle for voting rights since the passage of the Voting Rights Act. Make the fight for voting rights a core campaign issue

We Need to Build a Voting-Rights Movement | The Nation

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

After the election of 2008 the powers that be noticed that Black people voted at a higher rate than White people. Since then there has been an open, concerted effort by Republicans to reduce primarily African America votes and those of young people.

Leaked docs show new depth of US voting system hacking by Russia | MSNBC

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Leaked docs show new depth of US voting system hacking by Russia | MSNBC

I wasn’t voting for Hillary anyway

The Legal Satyricon

But, you can bet your ass I won’t vote for her, even if Trump is running against her. Comedians made fun of her, so she tried to get the video taken down. source)Filed under: misc.

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Man Stuffs Cash Into Shirt Of GOP Congressman Who Voted To Repeal Obamacare | HuffPost

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Man Stuffs Cash Into Shirt Of GOP Congressman Who Voted To Repeal Obamacare | HuffPost

FCC Will Vote On Net Neutrality Thursday Despite Protests (Analysis)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The passage will begin a long process of comments and rewrites before there is a final vote, followed by the inevitable court challenges. read more. The Business THR Online THR, Esq. FCC Business

Why Americans Can’t Vote - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

But voters in Arizona who lined up for the state’s presidential primaries last month learned just how difficult and unfair voting can be even without criminal malfeasance. Arizona’s problem is a good early warning of troubles to come in deeply flawed voting systems everywhere in the country.

In Defense of Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

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In Defense of Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

The Struggle for Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

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The Struggle for Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

Vote for Innovating Justice Awards

Media Law

The post Vote for Innovating Justice Awards appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. Last month, I wrote about A2J Author, a tool used by legal aid programs and others to create automated guided interviews to assist people in need of legal help. It is primarily used to help self-represented individuals create court and legal forms, for online intake at legal services programs, and to help guide individuals to […].

The Country’s Worst Voting Restrictions Won’t Be In Effect This November | The Nation

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"On July 29, the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down North Carolina’s sweeping voting restrictions, saying they targeted black voters “with almost surgical precision.” The Country’s Worst Voting Restrictions Won’t Be In Effect This November | The Nation

Virginia Just Gave 200,000 People the Right to Vote | The Nation

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

On Friday, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, flanked by veteran civil-rights leaders, announced what he called a “landmark” restoration of voting rights for convicted felons. Virginia Just Gave 200,000 People the Right to Vote | The Nation

SCOTUS blocks early midterm voting in Ohio | MSNBC

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SCOTUS blocks early midterm voting in Ohio | MSNBC

Will son of Selma, Jeff Sessions, protect voting rights? | MSNBC

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ResistanceIsNotFutile #ManchrianPresident #LiarInChief Will son of Selma, Jeff Sessions, protect voting rights? Absolutely Not! Sessions is the enemy; more than ISIS, more than Russia. He has already filed to dismiss the litigation against Texas Voter ID law which three levels of Court have found to be discriminatory against African Americans and Latinos. MSNBC

Trump’s Labor Pick Has a History of Attacking Voting Rights | The Nation

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Trump’s Labor Pick Has a History of Attacking Voting Rights | The Nation" Alexander Acosta was once accused of undermining the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division. Now he could become secretary of labor."

Health Care Vote: Senate Rejects Repeal Without Replace - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Follow the live vote tracker to see how each senator voted. President Trump lashed out Wednesday morning at Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, one of two Republicans who voted on Tuesday against beginning debate on repealing the health law. Health Care Vote: Senate Rejects Repeal Without Replace - The New York Times" The Senate on Wednesday afternoon rejected a proposal to repeal major parts of the Affordable Care Act without providing a replacement.

A Big Win for Voting Rights In Texas and a Big Loss for Trump | The Nation

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

“On March 10, a federal court in Texas found that the state’s Congressional redistricting maps ‘intentionally diluted minority voting strength in order to gain partisan advantage.’ A Big Win for Voting Rights In Texas and a Big Loss for Trump | The Nation

Vote for a Legal Startup to be in Techshow’s Startup Alley

Media Law

Now your votes will select the final 12. The post Vote for a Legal Startup to be in Techshow’s Startup Alley appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. A month ago in my column at Above the Law, we announced the first-ever competition to select 12 legal technology startups to participate in ABA Techshow’s inaugural Startup Alley. We received a number of entries and the judges have narrowed them down to 20. The 12 startups that […].

Please Vote for SXSW Panel Picker “Getting to Beta Without Getting Beat Up”

Music Technology Policy

Please consider voting for our panel in the SXSW Panel Picker at this link , we’d really appreciate your support! We have proposed a panel for SXSW in the Panel Picker with some great speakers I’ll be moderating. “Getting to Beta Without Getting Beat Up” will emphasize the importance of licensing strategy milestones that overlay a music-tech startup’s product development strategy milestones.