"Under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, citizens have the right to exercise their religion freely without government pressure to change their minds or penalties for unpopular beliefs," the letter states. "To allow the IRS to proceed in this way would suggest that the IRS has the power to target disfavored beliefs in any religious organization, to effectively decide the truth or correctness of a religious belief, and to penalize as a matter of 'policy' a mainstream belief held by groups that long have received tax-exempt status," the letter states.
With the help of our colleagues over at Bespoke Weather , we identified a large possibility of El Nino introducing supply disruptions for global agricultural markets. While the call lost about half its value in the days following our report, patient holders retained the upside into an explosive move higher in DBA over the past week and a half.
The director-generals of the 24 Ministries who were present at the town hall session had to clarify the actions which would be taken over abuses and leakages revealed by the latest AG report released yesterday. "By the time we read newspapers, we have to be defensive. Good stories sometimes won't come out in the papers, because it doesn't bring readership. We take up your offer, we will work together with the media," he said, adding that sometimes the government considers "complaints" in the media "a gift" as it allows them to improve and know what is happens on the ground.
Ags volume saw a 48% increase this June compared to June 2014, averaging 1.7 million contracts per day pic.twitter.com/Ggs9 ...
There will be no criminal investigation into money missing from the now defunct South Thomaston Fire Association, but a civil suit continues after mediation failed last month. The money was to be donated to the town by the now-defunct South Thomaston Fireman's Association for the purchase of a new fire truck, said former Town Clerk John Spear.
According to reports, the announcement concerns a global settlement with BP that could bring billions of dollars to all levels of government. If viewing this story on a mobile device or in an email, click here to watch the video - http://shout.lt/6Yb6 Leaders in Alabama, Mississippi and Florida have also scheduled conferences at the same time. Sources say the news conferences will center on the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
IN CONJUCTION with the holy month of Ramadhan, the Attorney General's Chambers yesterday held a Tahlil and Doa Arwah ceremony as well as a donation presentation at the Law and Court Building, Jalan Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha. The ceremony began with the recitation of the Tahlil and Doa Arwah led by Haji Abdul Hamid bin Haji Bungsu, following which the guest of honour presented donations to low-income personnel of the Attorney General's Chambers.
The judge's order prevents the attorney general from enforcing subpoenas or bringing a civil or criminal charge against Google under state law, as threatened. "Without taking any position on the likely outcome of the Mississippi Attorney General's investigation into Google's practices, the amici join this brief in strong support of the public interest in preserving the ability of state Attorneys General to investigate potentially unlawful and harmful conduct," they wrote, urging the Fifth Circuit to vacate the federal court's order.
Happy SEC-versary Ags, three years ago today Texas A&M joined the Conference of Champions #12thMan facebook.com/1015341 ...
This game is ranked very high my favorite AGs. The graphics: Although the game uses the Adventure Game Studio, the backgrounds are simply great. On the other hand, the animation is pretty basic (almost nonexistant), but the tone of the game is not influenced by that flaw. The riddles: The Cat Lady is an easy game.
The summit will take place from September 9-11, 2015, and the event aims to bring together key stakeholders from the private and public sectors from across Africa for the much-needed dialogue in the areas of evolution in the golfing industry as well as its impact on inbound and domestic tourism. The summit has been endorsed by Gary Player and Gary Player Design, The R& A, the West Africa Amateur Golf Association in Nigeria, Swan Golf Designs Limited and Golf Consultants Association in England, Hills & Forrest International Golf Course Architects in USA, Property Hospitality Fund in South Africa, Golf Research Group in USA and the Sunshine Tour in South Africa among others.
Kentucky's attorney general says he's filing a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency over the regulation of waterways. At issue are regulations finalized by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers in May that the government says will clarify which waterways in the country are subject to the Clean Water Act. But Conway and other opponents are asking that a federal court block the new rules, claiming they amount to an unlawful expansion of the government's control over local streams, lands, and farms.