Felony drug convictions haunt offenders for decades, preventing them from getting food stamps, other federal assistance, renting apartments and even finding work.
“Much progress remains to be made in our nation’s continuing struggle against racial isolation,” said Justice Anthony Kennedy, in the Court’s majority opinion.
A NY federal judge dismissed JPMorgan Chase’s objections to a lawsuit filed in 2009 that accused the bank of “packaging mortgages into the bonds that did not meet stated underwriting standards, had false appraisals, and false loan-to-value ratios.”
Washington (AFP) — Sales of existing U.S. homes in June hit the highest level in eight months as home price gains slowed to “more welcoming levels,” the National Association of Realtors said Tuesday. Sales of existing homes, the majority of the U.S. housing market, climbed 2.6 percent to an annual rate of 5.04 million in […]