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Gas Prices May Jump from California Emissions Law

posted on March 14, 2014 at 9:18 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's greenhouse gas reduction law already has shaken up the state's industrial sector, costing it more than $1.5 billion in pollution permit fees. It's now poised to hit the pocketbooks of everyday... Full Story

Alabama is Lab for Arizona-style Immigration Provision

posted on June 29, 2012 at 11:45 AM

PELHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Moments after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the "show me your papers" provision of Arizona's immigration law, the switchboard lit up at one of Alabama's largest Spanish-language radio stations as worried listeners called... Full Story

Ohio Farm Where Exotics Escaped Faces Foreclosure

posted on May 11, 2012 at 4:42 PM

"Ag Gag" Bill Passes Iowa Legislature

posted on March 2, 2012 at 6:40 PM

"Ag Gag" Bill Passes Iowa Legislature
A bill making it illegal to apply for a job in a farming operation under false pretenses is close to becoming law in one of the nation’s largest livestock and commodity production states. Full Story

Judge Blocks Day Labor Rules in AZ Immigration Law

posted on March 2, 2012 at 1:10 PM

PHOENIX (AP) -- A federal judge blocked police in Arizona from enforcing a section of the state's 2010 immigration enforcement law that prohibited people from blocking traffic when they seek or offer day labor services on streets. U.S. District... Full Story

Rural communities struggle with lack of lawyers

posted on December 16, 2011 at 4:18 PM

Quentin Riggins' family told him he was crawling in diapers when he first met their attorney, Fred Cozad. Full Story

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