(iv)attempting to commit, or committing, or instigating, inciting, provoking or otherwise abetting the commission of an offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life or imprisonment for a term extending to seven years or more, where the commission of such offence disturbs, or is likely to disturb public order. … [Read more...] about What Is Jammu & Kashmir Public Safety Act?
The court also dismissed tortious interference of contract claims brought by the plaintiffs against the parties that wrote to the Allegan Public Schools to object to Mr. Saleem's speech. The court held that the Noerr-Pennington doctrine shielded the defendants from any liability for exercising their First Amendment rights to petition the school district not to allow their forum to be used for Mr. Saleem to speak. … [Read more...] about Police Concern About Public Safety Sufficient to Justify Shutdown of Speech at School
Instead of allowing New York’s law enforcement agencies to determine how best to keep New Yorkers safe, the Trump administration is threatening to withhold vital public safety funds. “Instead of allowing New York’s law enforcement agencies to determine how best to keep New Yorkers safe, the Trump administration is threatening to withhold vital public safety funds,” she said. “This is a political attack on New Yorkers, at the expense of our public safety ― and it is unlawful. So we will see the Trump administration in court.” … [Read more...] about Attorneys General Sue Trump DOJ For Holding Public Safety Funds Hostage
A lawyer for Engel, Larry James, said his client denies wrongdoing. Engel, a Harvard law grad, was demoted to a staff lawyer position earlier this year after accusations surfaced that he suggested releasing a classified report on security at the governor’s residence, the story says. Engel admitted talking about releasing the report, but denied he had a scheme to leak it to the inspector general in hopes the IG would release it and violate federal law. … [Read more...] about Two Ohio Public Safety Lawyers Ousted Over Allegations of E-Mail Snooping
Key findings of the survey are that 68 percent of the respondents said courts aren’t adequately funded to meet the needs of the community. The same number of respondents—68 percent—said underfunding the courts has a negative effect on the economy. And 77 percent of the respondents said there is a negative effect on public safety. … [Read more...] about ABA Survey: Underfunding the Courts Is Hurting the Economy & Impacts Public Safety