Friday, April 03, 2009

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Big winner in today’s Iowa gay-marriage ruling: Huckabee 2012?

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 14:53:41 -0700
These rulings and reaction always follow the same procedure. The court says a marriage law violates the state constitution’s equal protection clause, the GOP fires off the usual boilerplate about activist judges, and the first rumblings about an amendment to overturn the decision are heard. (Iowa’s requirements are especially onerous.) The one obviously big difference this time is that it’s not only a swing state but the first caucus of the primary season — one which Huck, of course, won last

Binghamton New York

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 15:10:18 -0700
Binghamton New York News Posts 14 dead and four critically injured in Binghamton, New York shooting - In this television grab from WBNG-TV in Binghamton, New York , authorities take up positions behind a vehicle during a shooting at the American Civic Association building. Photograph: AP A gunman killed 13 people and wounded four at an upstate New York .... Four Shot, Dozens Hostage in Binghamton, New York - NEW YORK (Xinhua) -- At

Iowa Supreme Court legalizes gay marriage

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 15:05:37 -0700
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa's Supreme Court legalized gay marriage Friday in a unanimous and emphatic decision that makes Iowa the third state - and first in the nation's heartland - to allow same-sex couples to wed....

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Lead Ban Chronicles -New Suit Filed Against Feds in AZ

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 15:15:49 -0700
This press release came in just as I was leaving for Texas. I meant to post it while I was gone, but ran out of time. So here goes… The Centers for Biological Diversity, perhaps not content to let the scientific process take its course, is now pushing suit against the BLM and US Fish and Wildlife Service to put a stop to the use of lead ammo in that state. They tried a similar approach earlier against the State wildlife agency, only to find that the agency was prevented by the AZ constitu

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SEALED WITH A Dawn BarbouRoske, second from left, of Iowa City,...

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 14:51:48 -0700
SEALED WITH A Dawn BarbouRoske, second from left, of Iowa City, kisses her partner, Jen BarbouRoske after learning of the Iowa Supreme Court ruling in favor of legalizing same sex marriage in Iowa Friday in Des Moines. Between them is thier daughter Bre, 6. Their other daughter, McKinley, 11, reacts to the ruling a left. (Photo by Christopher Gannon / The Des Moines Register)