September 19, 2017

Twin Cities Pioneer Press, Frederick Melo, September 18, 2017- A paid sick leave mandate instituted by the city of Minneapolis has survived a legal challenge, with some bruises. The Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Monday that the city cannot require employers located outside the city limits to provide employees with …

September 19, 2017

The National Law Review, Ian S. Abovitz, September 18, 2017- On September 6, 2017, the House of Representatives passed a bill intended to ease self-driving cars onto the roads, changing federal rules for safety and vehicle testing. Under the Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act, or Self Drive …

September 18, 2017

Chicago Tribune, Jason Meisner and John Byrne, September 15, 2017- In a ruling with national impact, a federal judge in Chicago on Friday blocked the Trump administration’s rules requiring so-called sanctuary cities to cooperate with immigration agents in order to get a public safety grant. U.S. District Judge Harry Leinenweber held that Chicago has …

September 18, 2017

NRA-ILA, Staff, September 15, 2017- Gun owners received good news this week with the passage of the SHARE Act by the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources (see related story). Meanwhile, progress continued to be made on another NRA legislative priority, as Congressman Rob Goodlatte (R-VA) – chairman of the …