Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of February 21, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of February 21, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter: Texas justice of the peace sets bond at $4B to protest using ‘prison like it’s adult day care’ WV Judge suspended for photoshopped, anti-Obama campaign ad that was ‘in every sense, materially false’ Several State bills would give ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of February 6, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of February 6, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter: At least five judges block Trump’s immigration order; more than 4,000 lawyers volunteer Justice Dept. won’t defend executive order on travel ban Why some conservatives fear Donald Trump is about to betray them on the Supreme Court Employee ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of January 30, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For links, visit 140Law at Wise Law Blog. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Jan ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of January 30, 2017

Here are this week’s leading legal news stories from Wise Law on Twitter Discrimination based on religion in not hiring unqualified applicant – Canadian Employment Law Today 20 Years of Canada’s Child Support Guidelines: Some Key Stats Opinion: Why we’re suing Donald Trump Felony Charges for Journalists Arrested at Inauguration Protests Raise Fears for Press Freedom ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of January 23, 2017

Here are this week’s leading legal news stories from Wise Law on Twitter Self-represented defendants are a tricky problem for justice system – Toronto Star Order to use anonymous tip in open court could end Crime Stoppers, charity says – National Post NB Chief justice wants judge-moving bill that grants veto government reviewed by Supreme Court ...

Trashy's World: Keyboard warriors!

Maybe it’s because I am getting a bit older and my skin is thinning somewhat, but more and more, I am getting annoyed with these Keyboard Warriors© who like to furiously and constantly hammer out their frustrations with <insert topic here> and the incompetence of the . That is all well and good. We are ...

Saskboy's Abandoned Stuff: Those Profane Twitter Goofs

1/1 Earlier I retweeted a post re carb tax w/ a profane hashtag ref the PM that I simply didn't initially see. Minutes later it was deleted. — Brad Wall (@PremierBradWall) January 4, 2017 2/2 I should have been more careful and apologize. No doubt the debate on the carbon tax will be lively but ...

Alberta Politics: The Top 10 Alberta political news stories of 2016: AlbertaPolitics.ca’s picks

PHOTOS: Alberta NDP Premier Rachel Notley. Below: Calgary MLA Sandra Jansen, elected as a Progressive Conservative and now a member of the NDP, Municipal Affairs Minister Danielle Larivee, and the late Jim Prentice, the last PC premier of Alberta. 2016: It was the International Year of the Bean. I kid you not … OK, technically, ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines

Here are your Top 10 legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter last week. A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Dec 19, 2016 at 7:30am PST – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

We Pivot: Nazis Don’t Get Twitter Accounts. Sorry.

It’s a classic #SorryNotSorry. But sorry, Twitter, Nazis don’t get Twitter accounts. Especially since Twitter is so eager to promote the Rebel Alliance against the tyrannical Darth Vader. In real life, Nazis are bad. Right? The evil empire. If you … [Read more]

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines

Here are your top 10 leading leagal headlines from last week. A video posted by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Dec 12, 2016 at 8:03am PST – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Alberta Politics: Jason Kenney’s bizarre ‘Brexit’ broadsides: the explanation is in the dog-whistle

ILLUSTRATION: Press Progress’s take on Jason Kenney’s “Brexit” broadsides Thursday night and yesterday morning (Press Progress image). Below: The Acme Professional Dog Whistle, now commanding attention all over the world. It is made in U.K. You don’t even have to make this stuff up! Below that little gem, former Alberta politician Thomas Lukaszuk and Postmedia ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of June 6, 2016

Here are the leading headlines from Wise Law on Twitter Gregor Robertson warns Vancouver’s economy at risk due to housing prices  Trump: doubles down on judges B.C. Christian university takes fight with Law Society over law school to Ontario top Lawyer prepares to challenge Toronto hookah smoking ban – CBC.ca How the government made ticket-scalping legal ...

Alberta Politics: Those crazy federal Tories! Just how dumb do they think we are? (Hint: plenty)

PHOTOS: Rona Ambrose dressed up in hospital scrubs and a stethoscope. Hint: She’s not a real doctor. It’s not clear from this photo, which was published on a CTV site, if the other people are real health care workers or Tory MPs. Below: Your blogger with Dr. Joe Vipond, who is a real doctor. Hint: ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 16, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: For those missed last night’s #Blab. Watch our LawTalk Rules requiring women to wear high heels to work should be illegal, U.K. petition says Proposed regulations would allow doctors to prescribe heroin to addicts Woman injured in Forest Hill scaffolding collapse to take legal ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 9, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Medically assisted suicide bill is ‘clearly unconstitutional,’ lawyer says – Toronto Star Lawyer who won Carter case in High Court says assisted-dying bill guts ruling – CBC.ca Hospital workers convicted for snooping into Rob Ford’s personal health files – Toronto Star Off-Duty Misconduct: Criminal ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 2, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Lawyers, are you committed to your marketing plan? Should #lawyers be on social media? #BLAB on Tuesday @ noon w/ @sandra_bekhor, @LyraComm, and Joy Yusi of @wiselaw Ontario Recovers Thousands of Dollars Owed to Interns – Government of Ontario News ‘After 3 years, I’m ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 25, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Doctor gets green light to sue WSIB, employer – Waterloo Record Overtime exploitation: One man’s claims of a 100-hour work week, and no overtime pay University accused of discrimination for requiring dyslexic student to take course in French Abortion Procedure Challenged as “Torture” in ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 18, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Right-to-die bill restricted to adults facing ‘foreseeable’ death SCC recognizes constitutional rights of Métis, non-status Indians Assisted Suicide Bill Proposed in Canada Leslie Van Houten, Charles Manson follower, recommended for parole Liberal choices on doctor-assisted dying legislation align with public opinion ‘My father’s work ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 11, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Ending Bullying in the Legal Profession Senior Executives Prefer Video Over Text – A “Video Takes Off” Series via @SandraBekhor One Minute of Video is Worth 1.8 Million Words – A “Video Takes Off” Series via @Sandra Bekhor Ontario, Canada Rules Miscarriage A “Disability,” ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 4, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Children’s aid societies launch major training reforms Mediator: Drawing the Line on Gossip After the Gawker Trial Fiscal secrets of the rich and famous exposed in huge data leak Barrie police blasted for jail cell video watching – Toronto Sun The Susskinds on the ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 28, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: EI overhaul will extend benefits to 70 weeks for some, while shortening wait times Rob Ford funeral, visitation details released Right to grow medical marijuana ruling won’t be appealed: health minister Legal experts praise judge’s ‘right decision’ in Ghomeshi trial Ontario: Employer Can Dismiss ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 14, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Welcome the New Slaw Practise Tipsters… US Supreme Court Overrules Alabama Court, Restores Visitation Rights to Lesbian Adoptive Mother Doctor Identities May Be Kept Secret In Ontario Doctor-Assisted Death Case: Superior Court Judge Law Graduate Gets Her Day in California Court, Suing Law School ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 7, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Shakeup coming for Toronto CAS Toronto lawyer, disbarred in California, fighting to keep Ontario law licence Trump shifts position on torture, says he won’t order military ‘to disobey the law’ Supreme Court puts hold on Louisiana abortion clinic law Three More Judges Said to ...

The Canadian Progressive: #AskAmbrose: Rona Ambrose Avoided Canadians’ Tough Questions During Twitter Q&A

#AskAmbrose? On Tuesday, Rona Ambrose hosted a Q&A session at Twitter headquarters. The interim Conservative leader avoided Canadians’ tough questions. The post #AskAmbrose: Rona Ambrose Avoided Canadians’ Tough Questions During Twitter Q&A appeared first on The Canadian Progressive.