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French ban words 'Twitter' & 'Facebook' from being used on TV & radio

http://www.dailymail.co.uk

In a controversial move the French government has said that it will enforce a law so that the words 'Facebook' and 'Twitter' will not be allowed to be spoken on the television or on the radio.

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New residents get threat letter after moving to a community!

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My family and I recently moved to West Michigan and I just got this letter in the mail. The letter is signed by a handful of local big-shots and law enforcement types. I was more than a little put off by the tone and rhetoric contained in this thinly veiled THREAT to my freedom and property. Not only are they all but promising to separate me from my property and limit my freedoms, but they had the balls to also ask me to sign a "pledge" saying I will obey. The blank pledge card, front and back, is part of the PDF.

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Utah law makes acting sexy illegal

http://www.jconline.com

The law broadens Utahs definition of solicitation to include any person who indicates through lewd acts, such as exposing or touching themselves, that they intend to offer sex for money.

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School Wants To Allow Bus Drivers To Search Students

http://www.theindychannel.com

A western Indiana school district wants to give its bus drivers the authority to search students for weapons or drugs.

The Tribune-Star reported that a Vigo County School Corp. proposal would allow the drivers to search a student and the student's belongings if there is an immediate threat of harm or danger to those on the bus.

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US outlines global plan for internet police agency

http://apnews.myway.com

The Obama administration laid out plans Monday to work aggressively with other nations to monitor the Internet, enable censorship and ensure that citizens everywhere are prosecuted for criticizing governments.

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Crying over raw milk - Supporters of Amish farmer rally at Capitol

http://www.washingtontimes.com

Four weeks after the government moved to shut down Amish farmer Dan Allgyer for selling fresh, unpasteurized milk across state lines, angry moms who made up much of his customer base rallied on the Capitol’s grounds Monday to demand that Congress rein in the food police.

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Beacon Hill, Mass wants to ban sex during divorce?

http://www.myfoxboston.com

A new bill on Beacon Hill would ban parents from engaging in sexual relationships within the home until their divorces are final.

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California Court Denies Public Trial for Camera Tickets

http://www.thenewspaper.com

The Sixth Amendment to the Constitution states that the accused shall enjoy the right to a "speedy and public" trial.

Which part of "public" didn't they understand?

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Feds threaten states over medical marijuana laws

http://yourlife.usatoday.com

Several U.S. states have started reassessing their medical marijuana laws after stern warnings from the federal government that everyone from licensed growers to regulators could be subjected to prosecution. The Department of Justice said two years ago that it would be an inefficient use of funds to target people who are in clear compliance with state law. But U.S. attorneys have said in their recent memos that they would consider civil or criminal penalties for those who run large-scale operations — even if they are acceptable under state law.

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Circumcision ban in San Francisco considered

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

SAN FRANCISCO — A group opposed to male circumcision said on Tuesday they have collected more than enough signatures to qualify a proposal to ban the practice in San Francisco as a ballot measure for November elections.

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