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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.

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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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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.

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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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.

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

FCC Votes to Approve Controversial Set-Top Box Rule

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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

Attacking the ‘Woke’ Black Vote - The New York Times

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"One thing that is clear to me following the special counsel’s indictment of 13 Russians and three companies for interfering with our election is that the black vote was specifically under attack, from sources foreign and domestic. minority groups not to vote in the 2016 U.S.

Who Voted for Doug Jones? White Women Backed Roy Moore

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percent of the vote, while Moore received 48.4 percent of votes in the race, according to CNN exit poll data. Ninety-eight percent of black women voted for Jones, while 63 percent of white women voted for Moore. Who Voted for Doug Jones?

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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

GOP defends voting rights record | MSNBC

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GOP defends voting rights record | MSNBC

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?”

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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Voting: Now Is The Time!

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Vote for Innovating Justice Awards

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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 […].

Michelle Obama: Protest Vote Is a Vote for Trump

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Results of Writers Guild 'Pattern of Demands' Vote Still Unknown

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24 on the wide-ranging outline of negotiating priorities, but the guild has not yet announced the results of the vote. Balloting closed Jan. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _. Watch for my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,” due out this month. Subscribe to my blog ( jhandel.com ) for more about entertainment law and digital media law. Check out my residuals chart there too. Go to the blog itself to subscribe via RSS or email.

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Comcast Writers Overwhelmingly Vote for WGA in Unofficial Secret Ballot

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About 3/4 of eligible writers voted in an unusual procedure supervised by LA City Council president Eric Garcetti, meant to draw attention to labor issue. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. Watch for my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,” due out next month. Subscribe to my blog ( jhandel.com ) for more about entertainment law and digital media law. Check out my residuals chart there too. Go to the blog itself to subscribe via RSS or email.

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

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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

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

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

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.

Twitter and French Voting Results

Media Law Prof Blog

From the New York Times, how French tweeters beat French campaign laws against publishing voting results before they should have been released. Zut, alors

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

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

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

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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 […].

Rep. @jerrynadler Speech Supporting Performance Royalty at #irespectmusic AND I VOTE! Show at The Bitter End

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Last Tuesday, some outstanding artists put on an electrifying sellout show at the Bitter End in Greenwich Village supporting the #irespectmusic AND I VOTE! Watch the video, sign the petition and VOTE FOR ARTIST RIGHTS ON NOVEMBER 4!!!

#irespectmusic: House Judiciary Voting Today on HR 1695 the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act

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The House Committee on the Judiciary says the House will vote on HR 1695 today–the bipartisan Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act. If you haven’t already, call your House member today and ask them to vote YES on HR 1695! “Today the House of Representatives will consider the bipartisan Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act ( H.R. 1695 ), which makes important changes to the selection process for the head of the U.S.

The FCC Votes Net Neutrality In Effect

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The FCC has adopted new rules under Title II of the Communications Act to regulate the Internet. Briefly, in the words of the FCC''s Open Internet Order: no blocking, no throttling, no paid prioritization. Discussion here from the Washington Post

Is Your Band Registered to Vote in 2014?

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?”

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

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"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

Key voting rights trial set to begin | MSNBC

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Key voting rights trial set to begin | MSNBC

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

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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.

#irespectmusic And I Vote: The Good News is the Conventional Wisdom is Wrong

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That’s what the #irespectmusic and I Vote campaign in all about. The MIC Coalition members listed above are the new alliance of big business against artists and songwriters. The McCoalition (as I call them) is designed to intimidate creators.

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

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

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

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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

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

In Defense of Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

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In Defense of Voting Rights - NYTimes.com

Why Americans Can’t Vote - The New York Times

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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.