Headlines Tagged with District of Columbia — 1,273 headlines found
May 14, 2013 Council of the District of Columbia
added May 14, 2013 13:20
[District of Columbia] Obama withdraws appeals court pick Caitlin Halligan after Republicans block her confirmation
President Barack Obama withdrew his nomination of Caitlin Halligan to a federal appeals court Friday, handing a victory to Republicans in the Senate who twice blocked his pick for the key judicial post.
Mar 22, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 23, 2013 15:26
[District of Columbia] Bush's Court: How the D.C. Circuit Threatens the Future of Progressive Reform
The right-wing majority of the D.C. Circuit has continuously sought to dismantle progressive efforts ... Last year, the D.C. Circuit ruled that FDA regulations requiring cigarette manufacturers to place graphic, factually accurate warnings on their prod
Mar 22, 2013 People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:20
[Canada, District of Columbia] Bev Oda: Penalty for smoking in a hotel room among expenses MP charged to taxpayers
The then-minister was dinged in 2010 for smoking in a hotel room during a trip to Washington, D.C.
Sep 8, 2012 Canadian Press
added Sep 8, 2012 21:18
Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi, a cancer surgeon at Mumbai's Tata Memorial Hospital, has won a prestigious US award for his innovative leadership in the fight to reduce tobacco use and tobacco-related disease in India. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids presente
May 3, 2013 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added May 3, 2013 23:59
* Last year, a three-member panel of the D.C. Circuit led by Judge Rogers Brown , ruled that requiring graphic, factually accurate warning labels on cigarette packages violates the First Amendment rights of tobacco companies.
Mar 6, 2013 People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:22
THE Attorney-General, Nicola Roxon, will be honoured in Washington, DC, tonight for championing what will ''go down as the most important turning point'' in the global fight against tobacco in a generation.
May 17, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 18, 2012 14:12
"What most people don't realize is that it is actually local ordinances that govern what's prohibited on Metro," Metro spokesman Dan Stessel said. In 2010, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II ruled that the state's smoking ban does not apply to
May 14, 2013 The Washington Post
added May 19, 2013 15:50
One of the stipulations for his attending the White House Correspondents' Dinner was that they book him a hotel room where he could smoke. He stayed at an undisclosed hotel in Georgetown, said one of his handlers.
Apr 28, 2013 fishbowlDC (blog)
added May 3, 2013 22:56
[District of Columbia] VIDEO: Webcast -- Presentation by the Honorable Nicola Roxon; Attorney General- Australia (Information Systems Technology - Audio Video)
May 17, 2012 Georgetown University Law Center
added May 18, 2012 14:01