Restaurant chain faces class-motion lawsuit in Illinois for breaking BIPA state regulation. The Heart for Biological Range, Save the Scenic Santa Ritas, the Arizona Mining Reform Coalition and the Sierra Club’s Grand Canyon Chapter filed a lawsuit in federal court to overturn the U.S. Forest Service’s approval of a controversial open-pit copper mine in southern Arizona’s Santa Rita Mountains.
In December, Baker granted a motion to intervene by the Satanic Temple; its spokesman, Lucien Greaves, whose real name is Doug Misicko; and Erika Robbins of Little Rock, a member of the group, which describes itself as having a mission to “encourage benevolence and empathy amongst all people.” The group also contends that the monument constitutes an unlawful authorities endorsement of faith, however requests another resolution: the placement of an 8Â½-foot-tall bronze statue of Baphomet – a deity that’s half man, half goat – on the Capitol grounds.
After a number of non-Christian residents sued a state commission that has title to the memorial and the land, alleging the display violates the institution clause, a federal district judge dominated that the memorial did not violate the institution clause as a result of it has a secular goal, neither advances nor inhibits faith, and would not have the first impact of endorsing religion, in line with the Constitutional Regulation Reporter in an article published Thursday.
VA interpreted the regulation on non-VA emergency care as requiring it to disclaim claims for outdoor emergency care if a veteran had different medical health insurance – by way of an employer or their partner’s employer and even with Medicare – to cowl part of the cost.
Once the defendants are served with the summons and complaint, they’re topic to a time limit to file an answer stating their defenses to the plaintiff’s claims, which incorporates any challenges to the courtroom’s jurisdiction, and any counterclaims they wish to assert against the plaintiff.