Washington Post

The Washington Post (WP) is an American daily newspaper. It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper.Located in the capital city of the United States, the newspaper has a particular emphasis on national politics. Daily editions are printed for the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The newspaper is published as a broadsheet, with photographs printed both in color and in black and white. In 2008, Marcus Brauchli replaced long-time executive editor Leonard Downie, Jr., serving publisher Katharine Weymouth.
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  • Uncovering the Truth: Advocating for victim of Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at UWMC

    … are unnecessarily and avoidably getting sick and dying from preventable infections,” CDC Director Tom Frieden told the Washington Post. “And the cases carry a high price tag: The annual cost of treating Legionnaires’ disease, based on hospital claims, is about $434 million.” Victoria’s legal actions provide a pathway to uncover whether a medical device…

    Luvera Law Firm- 17 readers -
  • Contractor Seeks to “Assassinate” Gov’t Official – FCA Post

    …, wait to you hear the allegations in this story. This post involves an attack on the government itself and specifically the regulators charged with enforcing the law. Our story begins with a company called FedBid. Located in Vienna, Virginia, FedBid is a private company that operates a reverse auction platform. Its mission is to help government…

    Due Diligence- 10 readers -
  • Arbitration in Action – How it Can Affect Employees

    … World Example of Arbitration Needless to say, I am not a fan of arbitration. In a real world example, arbitration has taken center stage in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by reporter Gretchen Carlson against Roger Ailes of Fox News. This Washington Post article is a primer for everything you ever wanted to know about arbitration and it explores…

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 23 readers -
  • The E-cigarette Movement – A Safe Alternative?

    … smoking. Several studies indicate a reduction in smoking but not complete cessation. • There are no studies specifically addressing product safety. 2012: • The Centers for Disease Control announce a surge in e-cig used among middle and high school students. Numbers of youth users doubles between 2011 and 2012. • Research in the United Kingdom…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -
  • Virginia Reciprocity with Pennsylvania to End on February 1, 2015

    …. As a result, Federal Reciprocity becomes even more important. I previously reviewed the different currently pending Federal Reciprocity Bills in my article – The 411 on National Reciprocity for Concealed Carry. Please contact your Representatives and have them support H.B. 986. Like this: Like Loading... Related Filed under Firearms Law, Pennsylvania Firearms Law Tagged as CCW, Concealed Carry, firearm, HB 986, license to carry firearm, LTCF, national reciprocity, Pennsylvania, reciprocity, Virginia …

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 12 readers -
  • Volkswagen Emissions Fraud Lawsuits

    … the anticipated cost of the scandal. Read the EPA’ statement on the Clean Air Act Violations. Related News: Washington Post – (Sept. 26, 2015) What we know: the Volkswagon emissions test fraud scandal NBC29.com (Sept. 25, 2015) – Charlottesville Woman Files Lawsuit Against Volkswagon New York Times (Sept. 22, 2015) – Volkswagen Debacle on Financial…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -
  • Unfriendly Skies – Recreational Drone Usage Creating Problems

    … the drone paparazzi, as the Washington Post called them, were circling around the fire trying to get video footage of the fire. “Cars were torched on the freeways because drones made aerial firefighting efforts impossible,” state Sen. Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado), a sponsor of the measure, said in a statement. “This is maddening and I can’t believe…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 11 readers -
  • Former NFL Players Sue NFL for Over-Prescribing Painkillers

    … The NFL is facing a lawsuit from former NFL players who claim all 32 teams illegally obtained painkillers and pushed them to players to keep them playing through injuries. The lawsuit claims the painkillers were prescribed without any regard for the long-term health risks. The lawsuit was filed in a federal court in Maryland. According…

     AmeriTrust Law Group- 43 readers -
  • The Downside of Rent-To-Own Contracts

    … at the time, it usually ends up costing more in the long run. Rent to Own Costs You More Even though traditional retail installment contracts can have excessively high finance charges, they rarely compare to the markup of rent-to-own contracts. In a recent Washington Post article, an example is given where a $1,500.00 sofa ends up costing $4,150.00…

    Joshua Lawhorn/ Bond and Botes- 40 readers -
  • Civil Rights Violations in Ferguson and Austin

    …; AUSTIN POLICE OFFICER ROBERT SNIDER; AUSTIN POLICE OFFICER JUSTIN BERRY; SERGEANT ADAM JOHNSON; AND JOHN DOES A–Z WHO ARE UNKNOWN TO THE PLAINTIFF AT THIS TIME BUT ARE IN THE CHAIN OF COMMAND FOR THE AUSTIN POLICE DEPARTMENT The post Civil Rights Violations in Ferguson and Austin appeared first on Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer. …

    Bill Mange/ Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer- 32 readers -
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