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Dallas Paralegal to Receive Exceptional Pro Bono Award

Toya Walker Waters Kraus Paralegal receives Exceptional Pro Bono Award Paralegal Toya Walker recognized by State Bar of Texas for volunteering time and special skills in service to the community.

Waters & Kraus paralegal, Toya Walker, has been named the winner of the Exceptional Pro Bono Award for 2017-2018. The award is sponsored by the Paralegal Division (PD) of the State Bar of Texas each year in recognition of a PD member who...

The Dangerous Opioid Effect on the Doctor-Patient Relationship

The Dangerous Opioid Effects on the Doctor-Patient Relationship

Proper healthcare requires a deep level of trust between doctor and patient, but opioid addiction casts an air of doubt and suspicion, disrupting that trust and ruing the relationship.

What happens when there are no guidelines on how to determine if a patient is in opioid withdrawal? What is a doctor to do when there is no established treatment protocol for a...

Arkansas Bans Monsanto Pesticide During Growing Season

Arkansas Bans Monsanto Pesticide During Growing Season

A state committee creates the toughest regulations in the country against the pesticide wreaking havoc on almost everything it touches.

The Arkansas State Plant Board (ASPB), which regulates the use of pesticides in Arkansas, has banned Monsanto’s newest pesticide: dicamba, during the warm growing season.

What is Dicamba?

Dicamba is a pesticide that...

La ira de César Chávez de uvas discurso 50 Aniversario: El infortunio sigue

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Los trabajadores agrícolas migratorios son a menudo un pueblo olvidado. Conmemoración del 50º aniversario de César Chávez la ira de las uvas discurso por sacar a la luz la lucha que enfrentan los trabajadores agrícolas migrantes.

En mayo de 1968, hace cincuenta años ira de las uvas de César Chávez comenzó, como él viajó alrededor del país en un...

César Chávez’s Wrath of Grapes Speech 50th Anniversary: The Plight Continues

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Migrant farm workers are often a forgotten people. Commemorate the 50th anniversary of César Chávez’s Wrath of Grapes speech by bringing to light the fight faced by migrant farm workers.

Fifty years ago in May 1968, César Chávez’s Wrath of Grapes began, as he traveled around the country delivering a speech that highlighted the plight of the farm worker....

Memorial Day – Honoring Lives Sacrificed Serving Our Country

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As we honor those who sacrificed their lives serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, we must not forget the veterans who are still suffering.

Each year on the last Monday of May, we honor the brave veterans who sacrificed their lives serving in the United States armed forces. These courageous men and women gave their lives to fight for the freedom and safety of...

State Ordered to Comply with NVRA

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Court’s final judgment gives Texas 45 days to comply with federal voter registration law.

DALLAS — Chief Judge Orlando Garcia has released his final judgment in Stringer v. Pablos, the ongoing Motor Voter case against the State of Texas. The judgment gives the State of Texas 45 days to comply with the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA), also...

Hawaii First to Ban Dangerous Pesticide

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If signed by Gov. Ige, the new law will take effect in July 2018 with a complete ban on chlorpyrifos by January 2019.

In a sweeping action, the Hawaii state legislature moved to completely ban all pesticides that contain a chemical known to cause birth defects. Currently awaiting signature by Governor David Ige, the bill also creates usage, reporting, and...

A Win for Texas Motor Voter Registrants on All Counts

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Federal judge finds that the State is depriving Texans of the right to simultaneous voter registration with online driver’s license transactions.

DALLAS — Judge Orlando Garcia, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, has found that “the State is thwarting the efforts of Texans who wish to register to vote” by failing to...

Attorney’s Eighth Appearance on Virginia Super Lawyers List

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Waters Kraus & Paul’s Jonathan George named to 2018 Virginia Super Lawyers list.

Waters Kraus & Paul partner Jonathan George has again been named to the 2018 Virginia “Super Lawyers” list published in both the Virginia & West Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine by publisher Thompson Reuters and Richmond magazine. Mr. George was selected for...

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