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2013-10-16 23:18:23

Feds waived a white flag in a landmark Marijuana case by Matthew Pappas, Attorney on October 8. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Feds waived a white flag in a landmark Marijuana case by Matthew Pappas, Attorney on October 8. Federal District Court Judge Andrew Guilford dismissed an action filed by the federal government to take the Anaheim commercial property owned by Tony and Morgan Jalali through forfeiture based on a leasing a rental unit to a state compliant medical...

2013-10-16 16:24:08

OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Cable Systems Alliance (CCSA) congratulates the federal government on its commitment in today's Speech from the Throne to choice and competition for rural Canadian telecom, internet and broadcasting consumers. A traditionally underserved market, Canadians who live outside major cities often lack the choice of communications service alternatives that are available in the largest urban centres. That is due to lack of access to...

2013-10-16 08:33:55

Mr. Antwanye Ford addressed the U.S. Senate's Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlightened, Inc. ("Enlightened"), a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) consulting services, is pleased to announce that its President and CEO, Mr. Antwanye Ford testified before the United States Senate's Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship on the effects of the Federal government shutdown to the small business community....

2013-10-14 12:20:18

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of the government shutdown, despite provisions in the Pay Our Military Act, Catholics at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base in Georgia are being denied religious services, according to the complaint filed by the Thomas Moore Law Center. The Catholic priest who serves this community has been prohibited from even volunteering to celebrate Holy Mass without pay, and was told that if he violated that order, he could be...

2013-10-11 12:20:32

WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Hudson, president of FlyersRights.org, a large airline passenger organization with 30,000 members, called today on US airlines to immediately waive change fees and offer refunds to passengers whose trips have been cancelled due to the Federal Government shutdown. He noted, "The unprecedented closing of all national parks, hundreds of tourist destinations and nearly all other federal facilities since September 30th has and...

2013-10-11 12:20:23

WELCH, Minn., Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prairie Island Indian Community's (PIIC) five-member Tribal Council yesterday issued a letter to President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker John Boehner, urging them to end the lock-out of Federal nuclear inspectors and other NRC employees. The text of the letter is below. "As you are aware, the federal government shutdown has caused 'non-essential' federal government workers to be furloughed, an...

2013-10-11 08:24:18

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AppDynamics, Inc., the next-generation application performance management (APM) solution that simplifies the management of complex apps, today offered the federal government free software for three months to be used to put an end to the existing problems plaguing the federal health exchange, HealthCare.gov. As a supplier to thousands of mission critical web applications, AppDynamics can knowledgeably provide insights to organizations to...

2013-10-10 16:20:46

Federal government debate budget and debt ceiling should have little effect on used vehicle price movement McLEAN, Va., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The average price of used cars and light trucks up to eight model years in age fell 2.6% in September, marking the highest rate of decline recorded since the 2.9% tumble in October 2012, according to the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Used Car Guide. September ended a three-month period with depreciation...

2013-10-09 23:01:12

Parker Waichman LLP wants to inform former/current employees of the pharmaceutical and medical device industries that if they have information regarding corporate malfeasance, federal law affords them protection, as well as the potential for huge financial incentives. Whistleblowers can receive up to 30% of the recovered amount. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that represents whistleblowers in qui tam cases, is looking to educate...

2013-10-08 04:21:18

HELLERUP, Denmark, October 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With or without the support of further quantitative easing from the major central banks, global growth is headed for a slowdown, say Saxo Bank's analysts in the Bank's financial outlook for Q4. They don't expect a sustainable comeback for growth until policymakers stop supporting the parts of the economy that don't need or deserve support and start supporting the most important engine of job and economic growth: small and...