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DOVER — Sitting opposite Tom Burns, owner of Burns & Ellis Realtors in Dover, for an interview, then-23-year-old former teacher Maggie Scarborough didn’t know what the future held. Mr. Burns, who’d known her from childhood, was convinced that she’d make an outstanding realtor. He picked up the latest edition of Realtor Magazine and flipped to [……
05.28 / 18:17
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If a vote was held in your town or city to build a single bus stop that cost $1,000,000 – do you think you or your neighbors would oppose it? If you found out your county had spent $80,000 torturing lab mice until they developed speech impediments, would you be writing angry letters to…
05.27 / 20:45
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In the standoff between “sanctuary cities” and the Trump administration, a memo from the Attorney General this week indicates that so far the cities are winning, hands down. While there are no hard-and-fast rules for what qualifies as a “sanctuary city,” the local jurisdictions generally referred to as immigration sanctuaries generally have policies or ordinan…
05.27 / 14:54
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BATON ROUGE, La. (May 26, 2017) – On Wednesday, a Louisiana Senate committee approved a bill that would expand the state’s Right to Try law to include technology designed to help ALS patients with mobility. Passage into law would set the foundation to nullify in practice a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rule that cur…
05.27 / 14:54
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PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 26, 2017) – On Monday, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey vetoed a bill that would have established a structure for a federally compliant hemp research program in the state. Sen. Sonny Borrelli (R-Lake Havasu City) introduced Senate Bill1337 (SB1337) on Jan. 31. Under the proposed law, industrial hemp would have been treated…
05.27 / 14:54
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Per the UK Screen Alliance, employers in the nation’s visual effects industry have voiced opposition to the proposal in the Conservative Party’s manifesto to double the Immigration Skills Charge in the next parliament — an increase that would set the Skills Charge for a five-year visa for non-EU workers at £10,000 (nearly $13K USD), an […]The post Global Talent-Hungry UK VFX Industry Opposes Conservative Manifesto appeared first on Animation Maga…
05.27 / 12:49
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Morgann Favennec, a 20-year veteran of the global audiovisual market,  has been tapped by Xilam Animation as its new Executive Vice President of Development and Global Sales, effective July 3. Favennec joins the company at a time of rapid expansion from Superights, where she was Deputy Managing Director – International Sales & Acquisitions. Working under […]The post Morgann Favennec Joins Xilam as EVP Development & Global Sales appeared first on Animation …
05.27 / 12:49
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