Advocate


The Advocate is a local newspaper of North-West and Western Tasmania, Australia. History [ edit ] On Wednesday 1 October 1890 Robert Harris and his sons, Robert and Charles published the first issue of The Wellington Times. Burnie’s first newspaper. It was named after the county in which Burnie and Emu Bay were located and was first published only on Wednesdays and Saturdays. With a circulation around 2000 its four broadsheet pages cost 1.

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Child advocate attorneys work to protect the rights of minors in cases involving divorce, child custody, neglect or abuse, and juvenile court proceedings. Courts will appoint a child advocate attorney in the following circumstances: In criminal cases brought in juvenile court, parents can retain a private attorney to represent the minor, or the court will appoint a child advocate attorney because juveniles are entitled to legal representation in these matters.

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WASHINGTON - The U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is encouraging producers who have suffered eligible disaster-related losses to act to secure assistance by Sept. 30 as congressionally mandated payment reductions will take place for producers who have not acted before that date. Livestock producers that have experienced grazing losses since October 2011 and may be eligible for benefits but have not yet contacted their local Farm Service Agency (FSA) office should do so as soon as possible.

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The Advocate wrist blood pressure monitor measures systolic and diastolic blood pressure on the go. Based on oscillometric and silicon-integrated pressure sensor technology, the Advocate wrist blood pressure monitor allows you to non-invasively measure your blood pressure easily and accurately. Small portable monitor Allows you to measure systolic and diastolic blood pressure on the go Based on oscillometric and silicon-integrated pressure sensor technology Enables you to non-invasively measure your blood pressure easily and accurately Large LCD display for better visibility Large memory: Saves up to 90 results with date and time Quiet and dependable Super-low noise air pump Automatic turn off Irregular heart-beat detection Uses two (2) AAA batteries (included) The content on this site is not intended to substitute for the advice of a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other licensed health-care professional.

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By Sarah Kessinger Published: Thursday, September 18, 2014 10:38 AM CDT Gov. Sam Brownback’s campaign sought to shore up rural support this past week with his usual tactic: fear. Brownback and several rural Republican lawmakers announced they were upset that former Sen. John Vratil from Johnson County was appointed to a public commission on education. The person who appointed Vratil was House Minority Leader Paul Davis, the Democrat running against Brownback.

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Contents Origin Section 27 of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990. in England and Wales, and section 24 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Scotland Act 1990. in Scotland, created a route for solicitors to qualify for a grant of rights of audience in the higher courts where they have sufficient training and experience. The complex rules and regulations were relaxed in England and Wales by the Higher Courts Qualification Regulations 2000 so as to establish four main routes to qualify for higher rights of audience.

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According to a company spokesperson, Hachette CEO Michael Pietsch has received “a few emails” in response to a call earlier this weekend by Amazon to contact the executive, demanding he and his company give in to the retailer’s demands for lower ebook prices. In response to those emails, Pietsch is sending the below note. In it, he responds to questions about ebook pricing and about how his company makes money in general.

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Social activist Advocate Aires Rodrigues has filed a complaint before the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa against Goa's controversial Advocate General Mr Subodh Kantak for his alleged professional misconduct. Mr Rodrigues had drawn the attention of the Bar Council to a note moved by the AG on July 15, 2005, seeking to terminate the services of Special Public Prosecutors Mr A P Cardozo and Mr V P Thali, who were handling the prosecution of criminal cases against former Ministers Mr Dayannad Narvekar, Mr Mauvin Godinho and Mr Somnath Zuwarkar.

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Agency Details: Last updated on August 26, 2014 Family Advocates trains volunteers to provide a voice for abused children and Home Visit to educate families so that all children are safe and nurtured. Description: Family Advocates is the parent agency for two programs: The Guardian ad Litem program(or CASA)provides each child in foster care with a trained volunteer to make sure they're treated well while in state custody.

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By Lisa Barry, Contributing Writer Christina Berganza (Photo/Lisa Barry) Shrewsbury – Violence and bullying are realities that schools everywhere have had to battle. Christina Berganza, an eighth-grader at Oak Middle School in Shrewsbury, has dedicated herself to standing up to bullying and doing what she can to bring about positive change among her peers. Christina, an active member of the “Dream, Believe, Know it Foundation,” is using the tools she has acquired from the foundation to promote peace and kindness at her school and across her district.

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