New Lead Law Passes, With Teeth


by New Haven Independent

New Haven Independent— Alders unanimously approved updating the city’s child lead poisoning laws — but only after including a last-minute change that won over critics who heralded the final version for protecting at-risk kids.

U.S.—Bolivia's Congress to pass law for new elections on Saturday: lawmaker. Bolivia's parliament will pass legislation on Saturday to pave the way for new elections after a deal was reached by top lawmakers of the body's three political parties, a congressman with the party of former president Evo Morales told Reuters.

@law_newz—DOJ Argues Trump Can Profit from Foreign Governments Until Congress Passes a New Law. Defending against a lawsuit filed by more than 200 Congressional Democrats accusing Trump of violating the Foreign Emoluments Clause of the U.S. Constitution, attorney Hashim Mooppan argued that the clause, on its own, does not actually forbid the president from accepting such payments, it merely permits Congress to legislate on the matter.

www.gizmodo.com.au—New NYC Law Would Require New Buildings To Have Bird-Friendly Windows. Today, the New York City Council passed one of the country’s most comprehensive bird-safe glass laws yet. More