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Judge in Sacramento court deems TN teacher a flight risk

She said she spends a lot of time with a therapist and visitation with family and friends is limited. Her family has been treading lightly with her ever since. Griffin Barry, formerly of Brentwood, Tenn., said he was taking care of a remote northern California property when he encountered Tad Cummins with the girl.



Tipster Describes Suspicious Behavior of Tennessee Teacher

The girl's family says she is being evaluated and treated for emotional trauma. Elizabeth, 15, and her 50-year-old teacher, Tad Cummins , disappeared on March 13 and were the subject of an ongoing AMBER Alert for more than five weeks. Cummins did all the talking and said they had been at the Black Bear Ranch commune, but left because they didn't like it there, according to Barry. KCRA is not naming the girl or showing her photo because she is an alleged victim of sex crimes.


Why MPs didn't object to making Aadhaar mandatory for PAN

Why MPs didn't object to making Aadhaar mandatory for PAN

Possession of Aadhaar card is necessary for the continuing validity of an existing PAN and for filing returns under the income tax law. Datar also argued that Aadhaar can not be made mandatory for any scheme or service by the government. "Therefore, validity of section 139AA can not be seen at the touchstone of what is there in the Aadhaar Act". "Repeated assurance was given to the Supreme Court by the Centre that Aadhaar would not be made mandatory but the government backtracked from it ...



Canada Country set to unveil legislation legalizing cannabis

He also said maybe legalization in Canada will spur a rise in marijuana tourism in his country. “This piece of legislation puts the Canadian family at risk, ” said Pamela McColl of Smart Approaches to Marijuana Canada, and anti-legalization group.


Trump errs on the court system

Trump errs on the court system

But while the judge, William Orrick , is part of the U.S. District Court system, he does not sit on the Ninth Circuit, although that court would review his rulings on appeal. "Again, it's the 9th Circuit going bananas", Priebus said. Trump did, however, correctly claim that 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decisions are overturned "close to" 80 percent of the time-but that only refers to the appeals court, not to all 9th circuit courts and not to the Northern District court.



Mnuchin says business tax rate at 15 percent in Trump tax plan

As President Trump gets ready to mark his 100th day in office, he must work with Congress to keep the government funded. So here's what to look for. Trump told The Associated Press his plan will cut taxes for both individuals and businesses, but it's expected to be more of a broad outline than a specific plan.