April 16, 2019

Richard J. Rush, the man accused of repeatedly punching a fellow employee during a dispute at his Decatur workplace, was sentenced to 24 months’ probation Monday. Rush, 57, appeared in Macon County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to a single charge of aggravated battery, a Class 3 felony. Read more here. … read more at: […]

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Richard J. Rush, the man accused of repeatedly punching a fellow employee during a dispute at his Decatur workplace, was sentenced to 24 months’ probation Monday. Rush, 57, appeared in Macon County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to a single charge of aggravated battery, a Class 3 felony. Read more here. … read more at: […]

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Last Tuesday, the New York City Council voted to stop testing probationers for marijuana use. The move is a reminder that even as states hammer out rules to legalize use—as New York is working through right now—remnants of the drug war have left a large population of Americans subject to the draconian measures of post-prison […]

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By Karima Rizk – Apr 16, 2019 Outdoor cannabis plants. Photo courtesy Brendan Frank The legalization of adult-use cannabis in Massachusetts has ushered in a brave new world for adult past times, including a first for many of us — the opportunity to legally grow cannabis outdoors. Massachusetts state law allows for adults to cultivate […]

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Bill 47 Reverses Many Amendments to Ontario’s ESA Made by Bill 148 New Legislation Enacted Among other things, the Fair Workplaces Better Jobs Act, 2017 (Bill 148) significantly amended Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA). Most of Bill 148’s ESA amendments came into force in 2018, with the remainder to take effect on January 1, […]

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Where to Celebrate 420 in 2019 Our favorite holiday of the year is almost upon us, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever. With so many US states and countries around the world legalizing and decriminalizing the use of marijuana, there’s major cause for celebration. Since first being observed, 420 has always […]

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