Latest Richard J. Leon Stories

NSA Phone Snooping Ruled Unconstitutional
2013-12-17 03:55:10

US District Judge Richard J. Leon, who was appointed to the federal district court in Washington by President George W. Bush, struck down the NSA’s exposed policy of collecting the dialing records of all phone calls in the country.

Court Blocks New FDA Anti-Smoking Cigarette Labels
2011-11-08 06:19:14

A U.S. federal court judge has blocked the government's attempts to force tobacco companies to begin posting graphic images, including those of dead or deathly ill smokers, on their packages.

2010-01-21 15:59:00

HALLANDALE, Fla., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vapor Corp., formerly Miller Diversified Corporation (OTC: MILR), a leading marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes is celebrating U.S. District Judge Richard J.

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.