Virginia photographer voluntarily dismisses lawsuit challenging state law on same-sex wedding photos

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY ) — A Virginia photographer has voluntarily dismissed a lawsuit challenging Virginia’s newly enacted state law that “forces” photographers to promote same-sex weddings.

Photographer and blogger Chris Herring initially filed the lawsuit late June challenging Gov. Ralph Northam’s Virginia Values Act which protects LGBTQ Virginians against unfair

Sudan frees last detained artists: lawyer

An appeals court in the Sudanese capital has released the last of a group of 11 artists arrested almost two months ago and convicted for causing a “public nuisance”, their lawyer said Wednesday.

Othman al-Basri told AFP that the last six members of the group, who were sentenced on September

Flynn Case Takes New Twist With McCabe Claim of Distorted Notes

(Bloomberg) — The tangled prosecution of Michael Flynn took more twists Wednesday with the former national security adviser’s lawyer demanding the judge overseeing the case step down and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe claiming his personal notes from the agency are being distorted.

The case has veered from Flynn’s

Negotiate a cap on your legal fees

  • Armstrong advised Donald Trump to try to work out a “cap on his legal fees.”
  • In 2013, Trump tweeted that “Lawsuits & failure will follow” Armstrong after the former pro cyclist confessed to using performance-enhancing drugs.
  • Armstrong paid millions in 2018 to settle a suit related to the doping allegations.

Lawyer calls for judge’s recusal from Flynn’s criminal case

The lawyer for former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday issued a motion for the judge presiding over Flynn’s criminal case to recuse himself.

Sidney Powell argued that Judge Emmet Sullivan has a bias against the former Trump administration official that risks “undermining the public’s confidence in the judicial

Attorneys Accuse Maryland Legal Aid Of Discrimination : NPR

Attorneys who were fired by Maryland Legal Aid, a top provider of pro bono legal services to low-income residents, have accused their former employer of discrimination.

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Three former senior attorneys for Maryland Legal Aid have filed a discrimination complaint against the pro-bono

President’s son deposed in Trump Org investigation

Eric Trump, the president’s son, was deposed Monday about the Trump Organization, for which he serves as an executive.



Eric Trump in a suit standing in front of a sign: Eric Trump speaks at Schuette Metals, Oct. 1, 2020, in Rothschild, Wis.


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Eric Trump speaks at Schuette Metals, Oct. 1, 2020, in Rothschild, Wis.

Investigators with the New York attorney general’s office deposed Trump as part of an

Facebook helps ID suspected Ulta thieves | Instant

Dear Thieves, Facebook has helped Hagerstown police identify you.

The police department has identified two suspects in a recent theft at Ulta thanks to feedback from the public after the agency posted a screenshot from surveillance footage to the social media website with a humorous letter to the alleged thieves.

Afghan Leader Wants Taliban to Help Fight Against Islamic State

(Bloomberg) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani wants Taliban fighters to integrate into the country’s armed forces and join efforts to eliminate Islamic State militants, the first clear indication of the government’s vision for its defense and security apparatus if peace talks in Qatar progress.



a group of people posing for a picture: Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers marching during a training exercise of a graduation ceremony at a training center in Herat province.


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Russell County, AL media leader Roy Greene dies at 99

One of many accomplishments for which Roy Greene will be remembered is giving Phenix City and Russell County, Ala., their own media services in an area otherwise dominated by news and entertainment from larger cities such as Columbus, Opelika and Montgomery.

The World War II veteran, attorney and entrepreneur died