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Florida’s First Girl is recruiting vets to fill jobs on the Division of Youngsters and Households

Florida’s First Girl has launched a recruitment effort urging veterans and former legislation enforcers to fill a void on the Florida Division of Youngsters and Households (DCF).

Casey DeSantis selected Eglin Air Power Base within the panhandle this week to announce the initiative. It is referred to as Proceed the Mission.

“We mentioned, nicely, why do not we ask our nice veterans to enroll to proceed their service to assist kids in want – to develop into a toddler protecting investigator,” DeSantis mentioned. “It makes good sense.”

DeSantis is proposing a approach to fill a whole lot of vacancies at

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Legal

Trump strain on U.S. Justice Division to be focus of Jan. 6 listening to

By Richard Cowan and Moira Warburton

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump’s failed efforts to strain Justice Division officers to overturn his 2020 election defeat would be the matter of Thursday’s U.S. congressional listening to investigating his supporters’ Jan. 6, 2021, assault on the U.S. Capitol.

The listening to, set to start at 3 p.m. EDT (1900 GMT), will take the general public into the White Home on Jan. 3, 2021, when there was a dialogue of then-President Trump presumably firing Performing Lawyer Normal Jeffrey Rosen and changing him with Jeffrey Clark, a fervent Trump supporter.

Rosen is scheduled to testify

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U.S. News

Second U.S. citizen killed whereas combating in Ukraine, State Division confirms

LONDON — A U.S. citizen who volunteered to combat in Ukraine was killed in fight final month, the State Division confirmed.

Stephen Zabielski, 52, died on Might 15 within the southeastern village of ​​Dorozhniank, in accordance with an obituary printed in a New York state newspaper earlier this month.

A press release launched by the State Division confirmed Zabielski’s loss of life and stated it had been in contact together with his household to offer “all potential consular help.” Reuters reported that the State Division reiterated President Biden’s warning final Friday that U.S. residents shouldn’t journey to Ukraine and that

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Lawyers

Attorneys declare LSU fired athletics official Sharon Lewis, who sued division, in retaliation

BATON ROUGE, La. — Attorneys for an affiliate athletic director who filed a $50 million federal racketeering lawsuit in opposition to Louisiana State College say she has been fired in retaliation and requested the court docket Wednesday so as to add that declare to her swimsuit.

“On January 5, 2022, LSU Athletic Director Scott Woodward terminated Sharon Lewis with out trigger in retaliation for her reporting Title IX violations in opposition to LSU Soccer gamers, Coaches and Athletic officers,” they wrote in a proposed revision.

Lewis mentioned in state and federal lawsuits filed in 2021 that she was denied pay

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Law Enforcer

Justice Division Makes Quiet Push on Antitrust Enforcement

WASHINGTON—The Justice Division has been quietly ramping up antitrust enforcement beneath the Biden administration, regardless of not having a politically confirmed official to function antitrust chief.

Antitrust staffers are advancing investigations of enterprise practices at

Apple Inc.,

Alphabet Inc.’s

Google (which already is going through one Justice Division antitrust lawsuit) and

Visa Inc.

The division’s antitrust division is also deep into scrutinizing some high-profile pending mergers. These embrace a publishing business deal during which Penguin Random Home’s father or mother firm is searching for to purchase Simon & Schuster, and

UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s

deliberate acquisition of health-care know-how firm

Change

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U.S. News

Division of Schooling opens investigation into Fla.’s masks mandate ban

The U.S. Division of Schooling’s Workplace for Civil Rights (OCR) has opened a civil rights investigation into Florida’s masks mandate ban in colleges.

The Workplace for Civil Rights stated it opened the investigation coping with Florida’s Division of Schooling’s masks guidelines because it pertains to college students with disabilities.

“(OCR) is opening a directed investigation into whether or not the Florida Division of Schooling could also be stopping faculty districts within the state from contemplating or assembly the wants of scholars with disabilities because of Florida’s coverage that requires public colleges and college districts to permit mother and father or

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