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Should vaccination be a condition of probation?

Welcome to Monday, the 44th anniversary of Elvis Presley‘s death. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Ohio judges require vaccination as a condition of probation. — Polish court rejects libel suit against Holocaust researchers. — ...

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Deal leads to posts removed from thedirty.com (access required)

A Maryland man who sued gossip website thedirty.com claiming it published defamatory statements about him, including that he is a “child stalker,” “a predator” and was dishonorably discharged from the military (he said he received an honorable discharge), entered into a confidential settlement Monday with the website and its operator and commentator, Nik Richie.

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Baltimore councilwoman to dismiss suit against blogger

The attorney for a Baltimore councilwoman says she will dismiss her libel and defamation suit against a blogger. Councilwoman Belinda Conaway sued Examiner.com political blogger Adam Meister and his publisher for $21 million over a column that alleged she doesn’t ...

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