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Arkansas Bans Monsanto Pesticide During Growing Season

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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...

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...

OxyContin Manufacturer Changes Marketing Practices

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Going forward, Purdue will halt promotion of opioids to doctors.

Privately held pharmaceutical manufacturer Purdue Pharma says that it will no longer market OxyContin, the most sold opioid painkiller in the world, to doctors. Multiple lawsuits blame the pharmaceutical company for helping to trigger the opioid epidemic and are putting pressure on Purdue. This...

Peter Kraus to Appear on 2018 Best Lawyers in Dallas List

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Peter Kraus is again recognized on D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas list.

Waters & Kraus, LLP is pleased to announce that firm co-founder Peter Kraus has been selected to appear on D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas list in 2018 in the category of tort & product liability. Currently, there are approximately 19,500 attorneys residing in Dallas...

Women Remain Strong in Fight Against Dangerous Mesh

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Choosing profits over women’s safety continues to be a battle worth fighting against.

Women’s History Month may be over, but it does not mean that the opportunity to celebrate women and all of their accomplishments, contributions, and strengths ends there. Many of these have been hard-fought against people and organizations that have put money and personal...

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