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NEW LEASE FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT? (1)

This Day 14 Jul 2024
The Supreme ... By empowering the federal government to serve as prefect over local government allocations from the federation account, the Supreme Court has only further centralised powers in the country.
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Three Takeaways from the UK Election

This Day 14 Jul 2024
In what seems to be a response to the Supreme Court ruling on council autonomy — a case initiated by the attorney-general of the federation — the Adamawa state government is seeking to stop the ...
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Supreme Court: It’s Act of Gross Misconduct Paying LGs’ Allocation Through States

This Day 12 Jul 2024
... at the Labour Party (LP) welcome the Supreme Court decision granting financial autonomy to Local Government Councils in the 36 States of the federation including the Federal Capital Territory. .
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Explainer: The details of the Supreme Court ruling giving 774 local councils financial autonomy

Business Day Online 12 Jul 2024
The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that all federal funds for local government councils should be paid directly into their. read more Explainer. The details of the Supreme Court ruling giving 774 local councils financial autonomy ... .
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Supreme Court ruling on Chevron deference won’t change corporations’ climate obligations, for now

GreenBiz 09 Jul 2024
On June 28, in a landmark decision, the Supreme Court overturned the Chevron Deference, dramatically limiting the federal government’s ability to implement climate regulation ... The Supreme Court also ...
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Project 2025: Dismantle Dept. of Education, cut taxes and restrict abortion

WPTV 09 Jul 2024
The document proposes eliminating the term itself, along with "reproductive health" and "reproductive rights" from all federal documents, including legislation, as well as banning the federal Gender Policy Council and comprehensive sexual education.
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Chemerinsky: Supreme Court’s purely ideological reasoning will change our lives

East Bay Times 05 Jul 2024
Natural Resources Defense Council, the Supreme Court unanimously held that federal courts should defer to federal agencies when they interpret ambiguous federal statutes ... In blockbuster term, Supreme Court boosts its own sway.
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Okupe Faults FG for Dragging States to Court

This Day 01 Jul 2024
The federal government has instituted a legal action against the governors of the 36 states of the federation at the Supreme Court over what it calls their interference in the  administration of local councils in their respective states.
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President Al-Mashat Sends Congratulations to President of Somalia

Al Thawra 01 Jul 2024
Mahdi Al-Mashat, President of the Supreme Political Council, sent a congratulatory message to the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, on the 64th anniversary of independence ....
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Unleash the Courts

The New Republic 28 Jun 2024
National Resources Defense Council, the Supreme Court ruled that when a federal agency enforces an ambiguous law, courts ...
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Supreme Court curbs power of federal regulators, overturning 40-year precedent

Usatoday 28 Jun 2024
Fishermen are fighting a federal regulation at the Supreme Court ... WASHINGTON − The Supreme Court on ... Natural Resources Defense Council, which is one of the most frequently cited Supreme Court decisions.
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The Supreme Court just made a massive power grab it will come to regret

Vox 28 Jun 2024
National Resources Defense Council (1984), which held that courts typically should defer to federal agencies when those agencies determine federal policy ... National Resources Defense Council (1984), ...
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Opinion: The Supreme Court’s purely ideological reasoning will change our lives

The Los Angeles Times 28 Jun 2024
Two Supreme Court rulings on ... Natural Resources Defense Council, the Supreme Court unanimously held that federal courts should defer to federal agencies when they interpret ambiguous federal statutes.
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Reserved seats: Govt asks SC to dismiss appeals against PHC verdict

The News International 27 Jun 2024
The federal government on Wednesday requested the Supreme Court to dismiss the appeals of Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) and others challenging the Peshawar High Court (PHC) judgement denying the party ...
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Parliamentary elections in Iraqi Kurdistan slated for October

The New Arab 26 Jun 2024
Last month, Iraq's Supreme Federal Court upheld the Supreme Judicial Council's decision to allocate five seats to minorities in the Iraqi Kurdistan region.
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