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Law expert: Past Ohio lawmakers would turn in graves about proposed constitution changes

The Columbus Dispatch 08 Dec 2022
Since 1912 they have approved only 19 of 71 amendments proposed by citizens (27 percent) while approving 108 of 156 proposed by the General Assembly (69 percent) ... The very purpose of the direct democracy amendment was to allow Ohio’s citizens to bypass an unresponsive and often unrepresentative General Assembly.

West Africa Elders’ Forum Tasks Nigeria on Peaceful 2023 Polls

This Day 08 Dec 2022
The forum said the 2023 general election would signal to the rest of the region that democracy has come to stay and discourage the trend of democratic recession in West Africa ... At the heart of the instability within the sub-region are the issue of disputed elections and citizen disaffection.

Peter Obi in Taraba, Promises to End Poverty

This Day 08 Dec 2022
Obi, who stated this at the Jolly Nyame Stadium in Jalingo on Wednesday in continuation of his nationwide campaign, promised to change the fortunes of the state and Nigeria in general, if given the mandate to rule the country come 2023 ... I will bring the country back to her days of greatness and the citizens will smile again,” he stated.

Missouri Democrats could take abortion issue to voters. What would it look like?

News-Press Now 08 Dec 2022
“I think the battle that we’re seeing is that Missourians are working to try and have their voices heard in this way and the legislature is going to try to make it harder for them to exercise the citizen initiative process,” said Denise Lieberman, director and general counsel of Missouri Voter Protection Coalition.

Where are the job opportunities? Here's how the job market looks locally and where it's going

NWF Daily News 08 Dec 2022
While many citizens in Escambia County said they are generally optimistic about the direction of the county, many voiced concerns about jobs and job growth ... Citizens weigh in on county's direction.Jobs, housing and crime are top of mind in Pensacola, but survey says the future is bright.

Some county positions might not need to be elected

HJ News 08 Dec 2022
... based on recommendations from a citizens’ screening committee. I suggest a voters’ referendum for the 2024 general election to change the structure of Cache County government.

Maintenance against property must be written in gift deed: Supreme Court

The Economic Times 08 Dec 2022
A bench of Justices Sanjay K Kaul and A S Oka gave this ...

Glenview Dist. 34 Slate Announces Candidates For April Election

Journal Online Chicago 08 Dec 2022
Glenview District 34 Party Slate candidates Scott Nelson, Julie Moon, Alex Kamilewicz, and Vasilios Soupos. (Photos submitted). The Glenview Dist ... “The caucus greatly appreciates the continued offer to serve from many well-qualified citizens ... The caucus generally does not disclose candidates who put their names before the caucus but were not selected.

New-look Florida Legislature tackles old problem — homeowners insurance

The Gainesville Sun 08 Dec 2022
Another issue sure to get some attention will be Citizens Property Insurance, Corp., the state-backed insurer of last resort for Floridians. Citizens now has 1.1 million customers, double what it had just two years ago, and the Republican-led Legislature generally bristles at the state being in the insurance business.

Punjab most suitable province for investment: CM

The News International 08 Dec 2022
He stated this while talking to US Consul General here Wednesday. US Consul General Mr William K Makaneole called on Chief Minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi and former Federal Minister Moonis Elahi ... The US Consul General lauded CM Pervaiz Elahi for taking steps to establish new districts in Punjab.

2023: Enugu Catholic Diocese Restates Support for  Mbah

This Day 08 Dec 2022
... exhaustively presented by the PDP gubernatorial standard bearer, commended him as a man with a generous heart who will fulfill God’s purposes for the state by championing the right moral values, lifting people out of poverty and catering for the general welfare of the citizens.

The Cienfuegos Affair: Inside the Case that Upended America’s Drug War

ProPublica 08 Dec 2022
A trim, middle-aged man — dressed, like the general, in a blue blazer and jeans — stepped forward and introduced himself in Spanish as a special agent of the Drug Enforcement Administration. Could he speak with the general privately? he asked ... Barely two weeks after Cienfuegos’ arrest, Attorney General William P.

PDLs make lanterns for freedom

The Manila Times 07 Dec 2022
GENERAL TRIAS CITY, Cavite. Twelve persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) at the General Trias City Jail shall be reunited with their families this Christmas as free citizens with the help of the Light of Hope "Parol para sa Kalayaan" program of the city government and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) here.

Germany: 25 arrested for 'supporting terrorist organisation' - Attorney General on raids against 'attempted coup'

Ruptly 07 Dec 2022
According to the Attorney General, 3,000 officers were involved in the operation to bring the alleged terrorist cell into custody ... Germany’s Russian Embassy stated that it had not received notification about the detention of one of its citizens, and had put in a request to the General Prosecutor's Office.

New British curriculum school opens in Dubai

Khaleejtimes 07 Dec 2022
In a ceremony on Wednesday, Dr Abdulla Al Karam, Director General of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) inaugurated the Citizens School Dubai, and he said, “Citizens School is joining a school community that is committed to future-focused, wellbeing-based education that enables students to thrive at school and in life.

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