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  • Obama: US willing to negotiate Israel cease-fire

    07/10/2014 3:16:27 PM PDT · by Nachum · 36 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 7/10/14 | Staff
    Washington - President Barack Obama is telling Israel´s leader that the United States is willing to negotiate a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas. Obama spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday, as Israel was intensifying an bombardment of the Gaza Strip in an attempt to thwart rocket fire targeting Israel. The White House says Obama condemned the rockets and said Israel has the right to self-defense. But Obama also urged both sides not to escalate the crisis and to restore calm. Obama also relayed concerns about a Palestinian-American teenager who was detained and apparently beaten by Israeli
  • Unpopular cease fire hurts Bibi in new poll

    11/22/2012 2:18:45 PM PST · by Nachum · 15 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 11/21/12 | Carl In Jerusalem
    A new poll that came out on Thursday shows the merged Likud - Yisrael Beiteinu party taking a big hit mostly for the benefit of more right wing parties. The reason behind the shift is likely dissatisfaction with the cease fire. A new Israeli poll released this morning, and conducted following the cease-fire with Hamas, announced yesterday after 8 days of fighting, shows a significant drop in public support for Israeli Prime Minister Netanayhu. The poll which was commissioned by Israel’s Knesset website and conducted by the Panels Institute shows Netanyahu’s joint list with Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, named Likud-Beiteinu...
  • Dozier Internet Law: Federal Court Recognizes Copyright Rights In Cease And Desist

    01/26/2008 10:44:43 AM PST · by LibWhacker · 20 replies · 1,641+ views
    PRWeb ^ | 1/24/08
    US District Court decision threatens common practice reports Dozier Internet Law.Glen Allen, VA (PRWEB) January 24, 2008 -- The US District Court for the District of Idaho has found that copyright law protects a lawyer demand letter posted online by the recipient (Case No. MS-07-6236-EJL-MHW). The copyright decision, in pertinent part, has been made available by Dozier Internet Law, and is the first known court decision in the US to address the issue directly. The Final Judgment calls into serious question the practice of posting lawyer cease and desist letters online, a common tactic used and touted by First Amendment...
  • Democratic Congressional Candidate Asked to ‘Cease & Desist’ Airing Deceptive Television Ad

    07/29/2005 1:14:06 AM PDT · by litany_of_lies · 2 replies · 442+ views
    Dean of Cincinnati ^ | July 28, 2005
    A new press release from the Ohio Repubican Party regarding Paul Hackett. (Columbus) – Ohio Republican Party Chairman Bob Bennett called on the Democratic candidate in Ohio’s 2nd Congressional District special election to immediately remove a misleading television ad that falsely implies the endorsement of President Bush. “Just a few weeks ago, Paul Hackett was calling President Bush the biggest threat to America,” Bennett said. “Now he’s trying to pull a fast one on the voters by linking himself to the President and exploiting the President’s popularity in the 2nd District. This ad is a blatant attempt to dupe voters...
  • Powell Hopes for Partial Cease-Fire

    04/16/2002 11:33:39 AM PDT · by The_Victor · 6 replies · 215+ views
    Yahoo (AP) ^ | Tue Apr 16, 1:00 PM ET | BARRY SCHWEID
    Powell Hopes for Partial Cease-Fire Tue Apr 16, 1:00 PM ETBy BARRY SCHWEID, AP Diplomatic Writer JERUSALEM (AP) - Secretary of State Colin Powell (news - web sites) said Tuesday he is making progress in talks with Israel and Palestinian leaders and that he hopes to work out some kind of cease-fire within 24 hours. Powell said it probably would be something less than a formal cease-fire, but he did not spell out what might be in the offing. He met Tuesday one-on-one for an hour with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon (news - web sites), their third get-together since...