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Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through October 1

Judge orders Minnesota to fund legislature through October 1

In one, the Constitution gives the governor the authority to line-item veto individual budget appropriations. He said that violated the "separation of powers" clause of the Minnesota Constitution. "My client has said we are not going to negotiate while we have a gun to our head". Hanson and Kelley said that if the court orders temporary funding, perhaps the Legislature and Dayton can work toward their own resolution.


Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous

Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous

Listing glyphosate as a known carcinogen under California's Proposition 65 would require companies selling the chemical in the state to add warning labels to packaging. Meanwhile, Monsanto's opponents welcomed the decision, saying it makes the state "the national leader in protecting people from cancer-causing pesticides", Reuters reported citing a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity , Nathan Donley.


Officials report 2 more plague cases in Santa Fe County

Officials report 2 more plague cases in Santa Fe County

Earlier in June, the state reported a case of plague in a 63-year-old man, also living in Santa Fe County . Health workers are conducted environmental investigations around the homes of the three patients to look for ongoing risk and to ensure the safety of the immediate family members and neighbors.


Chicago police officers charged for alleged cover-up in teen shooting

Chicago police officers charged for alleged cover-up in teen shooting

Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer . Van Dyke is awaiting trial and has pleaded not guilty. "Rather it alleges that they lied about occurred to prevent independent criminal investigators from learning the truth".



Bella Bond Case: Man Found Guilty in Boston Child's Murder

Bond testified that she saw McCarthy, who was described as being obsessed with the occult during the trial, beat Bella to death, telling her that her daughter "was a demon". "Any lost life is heartbreaking and tragic, but any time someone so young and so innocent is lost, it magnifies the pain and the sorrow to terrible proportions", Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley said.


Trump's Partial Victory on Travel Ban

Trump's Partial Victory on Travel Ban

Trump can't ban people from the six Muslim-majority countries if they have a close relationship to a person or entity in the United States , the court said , but he can ban people if they don't. The Executive Director of CAIR-CT says because this anti-Muslim ban is motivated by bigotry, that no part of the ban should take effect for any length of time.