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Court rules against officials in landmark Jakarta pollution case

Judges order President Joko Widodo and six other senior officials to take steps to clean up the capital’s filthy air.An Indonesian court has ruled that President Joko Widodo and six other top officials failed in their duty to ensure the people of Jakarta were able to breathe clean air, in a long-delayed ruling on a…

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Judge Rules Against Florida’s Ban on School Mask Mandates

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Sept. 9, 2021 (HealthDay News) — School districts in Florida can require their students to wear masks, despite the governor’s order blocking mask mandates – for now at least. A circuit court judge in Leon County ruled Wednesday that the state can’t enforce Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ban on school…

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US judge rules only humans, not AI, can get patents

The big picture: A US judge ruled this week that an artificial intelligence cannot be listed as the inventor of a patent. This ruling is the latest on an issue that has come before judges in multiple countries. A court in Alexandria, Virginia, ruled that inventions can only be patented under the name of a…

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Vanderpump Rules Moms Reunite for the First Time With All Their Babies

“Vanderpump Rules” Star Scheana Shay Welcomes Baby GirlAs Scheana Shay famously once said, “Hashtag: It’s all happening!” The Vanderpump Rules star, who welcomed her first child with fiancé and rugby player Brock Davies in April, took to Instagram to share the sweet reunion she had with her past and present co-stars and fellow moms.  “Mamas day out!” Scheana captioned the adorable post on Tuesday, Aug.…

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Judge rules California Prop 22 gig workers law is unconstitutional

California’s gig workers law, which allows companies like Uber and Lyft to treat workers as independent contractors— not employees— has been ruled unconstitutional and unenforceable by a judge. Voters approved the law as ballot initiative Proposition 22 in November, with companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash spending more than $200 million to campaign for the…

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The rules of a car journey…

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U.S. judge rules Lithium Americas may excavate Nevada mine site

A U.S. federal judge has ruled that Lithium Americas Corp may conduct excavation work at its Thacker Pass lithium mine site in Nevada, denying a request from environmentalists who said the digging could harm sage grouse and other wildlife.The ruling marked a rare win for a U.S. critical minerals project as environmental groups increasingly pressure…

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Judge rules against landlords seeking end to eviction moratorium

A court in Georgia has ruled against a group of landlords seeking to lift the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s eviction ban. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo July 15 (UPI) — An appeals court in Georgia has ruled against a group of landlords seeking a preliminary injunction against the Centers for Disease…

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Tennis-WTA rules no Asian tournament swing due to COVID-19 restrictions

The tournaments, which typically kick off after conclusion of the U.S. Open in September, cannot be held due to travel restrictions in China and Japan, the WTA said Thursday, adding that it was working to relocate the events. “We are disappointed that our world-class events in China and Japan will not take place this year,”…

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SOCTUS Rules California Must Stop Collecting Information on Top Charity Donors

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that California cannot collect the names and addresses of top donors to charities, the Associated Press reported.In a 6-3 vote, the court sided with two nonprofit groups, one linked to billionaire Charles Koch, that argued that California’s collection of such information was a violation of the First Amendment.The groups had…