Daily Archives: July 24, 2012 - 3 results

Posted 5 years ago in Criminal Law by Aaron Kase  
Assault Weapon and Ammo Used in Aurora Massacre Were Legal

The accused murderer sat for a brief hearing yesterday, displaying bright orange hair and an enigmatic, distant expression. The judge ruled that James Holmes, a 24-year-old former graduate student in neuroscience, will be held for charges in Friday’s movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colorado, which left 12 dead and 58 injured. According to witnesses, Holmes burst into the theater during a midnight showing of the Batman film “The Dark Knight Rises,” threw a tear gas grenade and opened fire with …

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Posted 5 years ago in Labor and Employment by Richard Dahl  
Your Employer Can Fire You for Taking Medical Leave

An employer does have the right to fire an employee who is on extended medical leave, the First U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled. The employee, Kathy Henry, a commercial credit analyst at a bank in western Massachusetts, began experiencing neck pain, blurred vision, and dizziness in early 2008. She went to a neurologist who concluded that she was suffering from a spinal-cord compression and prescribed physical therapy. The bank provided some workplace accommodations and Henry was able to …

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Posted 5 years ago in Your Family & The Law by Jennifer King  
Read the Latest Issue of ‘Your Family & The Law’ Newsletter

David Arquette & Courteney Cox Stupidly Plan Divorce Without Lawyers After a two-year separation, David Arquette and Courteney Cox have finally filed to end their 12-year marriage. But the actors may be in for more than they bargained for as they try to end their union without the help of skilled attorneys. Find Out More…   Fatal Side Effects Of Prescription Drugs on the Rise Heart attacks, kidney failure, stroke and death–it’s dangerous out there in the world of prescription …

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