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4 sue to block California tax return law aimed at Trump
August 05, 2019 - 5:45 pm
By ADAM BEAM Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four California voters have sued to block a new state law aimed at forcing Republican President Donald Trump to release his income tax returns. Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law last week that requires presidential candidates to file...
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Matt Demlein Newsradio WRVA
July 18, 2019 - 2:24 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected an attempt by a controversial lawyer and state Senate candidate to overturn a ruling revoking his law license. In 2018, a three-judge panel of Circuit Court judges found that Joe Morrissey violated professional rules of conduct,...
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(Dreamstime)
November 09, 2018 - 11:50 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has agreed to hold a hearing to reconsider a three-judge panel's ruling rejecting a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest people designated as "habitual drunkards" if they are caught with alcohol. In August, a three-judge panel of the...
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(IRS via AP)
June 26, 2018 - 2:21 pm
By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL , AP Personal Finance Writer The Trump administration may deliver on its promise to reduce a commonly used tax form to postcard size, but it does not shrink the workload for many Americans filling out their taxes. A draft copy of the new 1040 income tax form given to The...
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dreamstime
May 17, 2018 - 12:30 pm
DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court is weighing a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest "habitual drunkards" and send them to jail for up to a year for possessing alcohol. A survey conducted by the Legal Aid Justice Center shows...
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(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
May 04, 2018 - 5:17 pm
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ , Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Friday signed a law banning most abortions if a fetal heartbeat can be detected, or at around six weeks of pregnancy, marking the strictest abortion regulation in the nation — but setting the state up for a...
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