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Horse racing-Judge halts implementation of safety law in Louisiana and West Virginia

July 26 (Reuters) – A federal judge on Tuesday granted Louisiana and West Virginia’s request to halt implementation of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act (HISA) in those states until a wider lawsuit challenging its constitutionality is decided. US District Court Judge Terry Doughty granted a preliminary injunction, saying that the threatened harm to the …

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Proposal to amend zoning regs for golf development heads to council | Westerly

WESTERLY — After more than six hours of deliberations and hearings, the Planning Board has signed off on and recommended adoption of proposed zoning regulation changes sought by the owner of Winnapaug Golf Club. The matter now moves to the Town Council, which has final authority on changes to the regulations. The board issued its …

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Basketball star Griner back in court as Russian drugs trial nears its end

Griner faces 10 years in prison Case comes amid fraught Russia-US relations The US has made Russia a swap offering Lawyer says swap legally possible after verdict This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. KHIMKI, Russia, Aug 4 (Reuters) – US basketball star Brittney Griner …

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