Retain Ron Castille on the Supreme Court?
Just say “No!”
During his tenure, both as a justice and as chief justice, Ron Castille has distinguished himself for poor judgment, legal sleight-of-hand, intemperance, double-standards of conduct, and… Read the rest[...read more]
I have some very good news for young, able-bodied, white, urban, upper & middle class individuals with cars. The new voter ID law clearly favors us – this small, but prominent, group of Pennsylvanians. For lack of a better label,… Read the rest[...read more]
I lost two games of pool Sunday evening – the first games I’d lost in about 30 years. Maybe longer.
Of course, I hadn’t played pool in about 30 years. Maybe longer.
I had accompanied my son to the pool… Read the rest[...read more]
People sue one another for copyright infringement all the time. Infringement suits are so common that most fail to make the news. But when they do, the facts tend to be particularly interesting.
So is the case of a recent… Read the rest[...read more]
On November 18, 2011, Rep. Rosemarie Swanger (R-Lebanon) introduced legislation “[P]rohibiting the application of foreign law which would impair constitutional rights” in the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
Critics, including the Council on American-Islamic Relations and the Anti-Defamation League,… Read the rest[...read more]
By Democracy Rising
A day after ruling that the Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s (LRC) plan for PA legislative districts is “contrary to law,” three of the seven justices on the PA Supreme Court left for Puerto Rico without explaining exactly what… Read the rest[...read more]
On January 22, Penn State University’s legendary football coach, Joe Paterno passed away of complications from lung cancer. Paterno, who remains an icon to many a Penn State fan, boasted an unrivaled 46-year career, where he not only won more… Read the rest[...read more]
Only months after Steve Jobs, Apple’s charismatic co-founder, passed away after a protracted battle with pancreatic cancer, a Chinese company is looking to memorialize the visionary leader–in the form of a 12” collectible doll.
The doll, which has yet to… Read the rest[...read more]
1.) Connecticut- $28,000 year no per diem is paid; Pension abolished all monies transferred to State Employees Retirement fund. A state legislator must file with the Ethics Commission, within 30 days, a report of the payment or reimbursement of necessary… Read the rest[...read more]
A single-state grass roots environmental organization joined forces Thursday afternoon with a name well-known in the environmentalist community. EcoWatchOhio and Waterkeepers Alliance have created EcoWatch, an online magazine with stories and commentary from grassroots environmental groups and writers… Read the rest[...read more]