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Legal news from Wednesday, December 25, 2013
by Cynthia Miley

Uruguayan President Jose Mujica has signed into law a controversial plan to oversee the production and sale of marijuana in Uruguay. The Uruguayan Senate passed the measure to legalize the production, sale and consumption of marijuana earlier this month. The bill makes Uruguay the first country to have a system that regulates marijuana …

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by Cynthia Miley

US District Judge Carl Barbier for the US District Court Eastern District of Louisiana ruled on Tuesday that BP could not require businesses to provide proof their economic losses were directly caused by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill under the terms of their prior settlement agreement. Under the $9.2 …

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