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New California Employment Laws Expand Harassment Rules, Require Women On Boards

Seyfarth Synopsis: California Legislators sent Governor Jerry Brown 1,217 bills to consider in his final bill-signing period as Governor—more than any California governor has seen since 2004. The final tally: 1016 signed,
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Lawmakers send bipartisan letter to Google asking it to end partnership with Huawei

Google's got mail. Lawmakers from the Senate and House sent a letter today to Google boss Sundar Pichai asking him to reconsider the company's relationship with Chinese smartphone company Huawei. The letter argued that the relationship posed a
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EU lawmakers raked Mark Zuckerberg over the coals — but, as usual, it didn’t matter

Mark Zuckerberg is back on his bullshit.  The Facebook CEO appeared before Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Tuesday to discuss data protection in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. The questions of European lawmakers were
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Facebook set to be grilled by lawmakers over Trump-linked data firm

Cambridge Analytica is the name on everyone's lips right now, and British and U.S. lawmakers want to know about Facebook's dealings with it.  The U.K. based political data firm has been suspended by Facebook, following revelations it used the
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Even Fox News is embarrassed by this rap video made by Utah lawmakers

Millennial advisory warning: this video features corny imagery, subpar rhythm, and men who resemble your mall Santa Claus rapping to the theme song from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.  Utah's mostly Republican lawmakers recently decided to create
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Powerful New York Times ad calls out lawmakers funded by the NRA

The New York Times has "all the news that's fit to the print" — and all the ad spreads too.  Gun control groups Everytown for Gun Safety and Mom's Demand Action for Gun Sense joined forces and purchased a two-page ad in the New York Times
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Cross-voting by 116 legislators helped Ram Nath Kovind in presidential election, says BJP

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times More than 100 legislators across the country cross-voted in favour of the BJP-led NDA nominee, Ram Nath Kovind, in the July 17 presidential election.Cross-voting by MLAs was
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‘So reprehensible’: Trump administration, US lawmakers condemn Amarnath yatra attack

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The terror attack that killed seven Amarnath pilgrims in Kashmir is reprehensible, the Trump Administration has said as several lawmakers joined in to condemn the dastardly act.
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Mehbooba Mufti nominated as the J-K chief minister candidate by PDP

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Mehbooba Mufti was on Thursday unanimously elected as the leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmakers, paving the way for her to become the first woman chief minister of