Saturday September 20, 2014

Archive for the ‘Law’ Category

You Can Now Go to Jail for Having a Toy Gun in Atlantic City

Atlantic City’s city council just unanimously voted to ban selling or owning “realistic-looking” toy guns. The ordinance bans the “sale, possession or use of any imitation firearms… which aren’t bright, fluorescent colors or transparent.”  More…

Vermont schools ban brownies: Given kale instead

Brownies and other chocolate treats are now officially banned by the state. Vermont Watchdog reports the state is now pushing fruit kebabs, kale and gluten-free paleo lemon bars as school treats. The ban comes in an attempt to comply with new federal school lunch and snack regulations championed by First Lady Michelle Obama.  More…

Minnesota’s largest high school ditches Michelle Obama’s lunch rules

There’s a sign in the lunchroom of Minnesota’s Sartell High School: Students can choose two packets of barbecue sauce, or three ketchup packets, or two ketchups and a mustard, or just one packet of mayonnaise. The new condiment quotas are the product of new federal regulations championed by First Lady Michelle Obama that strictly limit calories, fat, sodium, sugar and most other nutritional elements of school snacks and lunch foods.  More…

Update: Ex-intern drops suit, apologizes to Letterman

A former “Late Show” intern who recently sued David Letterman over unpaid wages issued a public apology Wednesday to the retiring king of late night — saying she was coerced by stupid lawyer tricks. “I have nothing but respect for David Letterman and the whole organization,” a contrite Mallory Musallam told The Post. “I wore that internship as a badge of pride.”  More…

Chicago Medical School Openly Admits, Enrolls Illegal Immigrants as Students

Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine is the first and only medical school in the country to openly admit illegal immigrants. Under Stritch’s admission policy, illegal aliens who fall under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status, also known as DACA and “DREAMers,” are eligible to be admitted to the medical school. DACA was created in 2012 when President Obama signed an executive order.  More…

NBC producer busted for secretly taping sex with girlfriend, posting it online

An NBC News digital producer was busted Tuesday for secretly making a video of his girlfriend having sex with him on Valentines Day — and posting it on a porn web site, law enforcement sources said.  More…

CBS & David Letterman Slapped With Intern Lawsuit

Mallory Musallam filed a class action complaint against CBS Broadcasting, CBS Corporation and the retiring late night host’s Worldwide Pants Inc. for herself and everyone who has ever been an intern on the show.  More…

Ray Rice Elevator Knockout: Fiancee Takes Crushing Punch

This is what a two game suspension looks like — Ray Rice delivering a vicious punch to his fiancee’s face, knocking her out cold. TMZ already showed the aftermath outside the elevator – Rice dragging the unconscious woman on the floor. But now they’ve obtained video of the punch that put her down, raising the question: What was the NFL thinking when it wrist-slapped Rice with such feeble punishment?  More…

Ray Rice seen punching Janay Palmer in new video

A new video has surfaced showing Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee inside an elevator at a hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in February.  More…

Shocking video shows mob beating at Memphis Kroger

At least three people were beaten unconscious by a black gang Saturday night in the parking lot of a Kroger grocery store in Memphis.  More…

Recreational pot not bringing in tax money that was expected

High hopes for tax money isn’t as expected as the state’s legal marijuana industry isn’t bringing in as much money as anticipated. The problem is that buying pot is less expensive on the streets where people don’t have to pay huge taxes or other government tariffs. Medical marijuana is also less expensive than recreational pot, so those with medical cards are sticking to buying that way.  More…

Nude celebrity photos leaked: Russian analyst says it took less than two hours to identify Apple’s iCloud security flaw

The iPhone error which allowed a hacker to access naked photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kelly Brook and other celebrities was uncovered by a Russian analyst after less than two hours investigating Apple’s iCloud weakness.  More…