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Mediation News

This might take a little more investigation:
“Hand surgeon in jail on child support case
Houston Chronicle
Former Houston hand surgeon Michael Brown was again in custody on Monday after being accused of not paying child support. Brown is charged with violation child support. He is being held at the Harris County Jail with a bond set at $500,000, according …”
Houston Chronicle
There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written or badly written. – Oscar Wilde

Mediation News

This might be worth a closer look:
“Mediation could speed tax appeals
Columbus Dispatch
That’s why the board’s members — county Commissioner Marilyn Brown, Auditor Clarence Mingo and Treasurer Ed Leonard — have been working for more than three years to develop a first-of-its-kind mediation program for property-value complaints.”
Columbus Dispatch
Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born. – Ronald Reagan

Mediation News

Curiouser and curiouser:
“Mediation educators win over skeptics
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Two educators from the Plowshares Institute who have helped communities deal with polarizing issues such as police brutality and sex education recently brought their brand of mediation to Windward Oahu, and won some converts. While local flashpoints …”
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Just the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. – Carl Sagan

Mediation News

Fascinating:
“Tori Spelling Slams Divorce Story, Says Star Cover “Terrified” Her Children
E! Online
The mother of four is livid over Star’s March 11 cover, which claims that she and husband Dean McDermott are headed toward a “$300 Million Divorce,” writing in an open letter to the tabloid that, this time, it’s her children who are feeling the sting …”
E! Online
Dream is not the thing what you see in sleep, dream is the thing that does not let you sleep. – Adbul Kalam

Mediation News

Beautiful:
“Mediation to continue in RI pension suit
Providence Eyewitness News
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI ) — A Superior Court judge handling the labor union’s legal challenge of Rhode Island’s landmark 2011 pension law ordered the mediation to continue after a meeting on Thursday. In December, Judge Taft-Carter ordered the state …”
Providence Eyewitness News
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it. – Lou Holtz

Mediation News

Here’s something for you to noodle on:
“No laws dictating marijuana consumption in child custody cases
The Denver Channel
One topic that the task force is not covering is how marijuana consumption plays in child custody cases. Some experts in the matter are saying that additional statutes or guidelines aren’t necessary. “What we’re looking for is whether or not substance …”
The Denver Channel
The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. – George Bernard Shaw

Mediation News

Incredible:
“Cuomo: Mediation for denied Sandy insurance claims
Metro.us
Laborers remove debris from a home damaged by Superstorm Sandy on January 4, 2013 on Staten Island. More than two months after the storm, Congress passed legislation today that will provide $9.7 billion to cover insurance claims filed by people whose …”
Metro.us
Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It’s already tomorrow in Australia. – Charles M. Schulz

Mediation News

Not exactly shocking:
“Mediation.com Upgrades Servers To Provide Enhanced Client Features
PR Web (press release)
Mediation.com has been busy upgrading their software and servers to handle some additional features that will be afforded to their listing clients. The Mediation Attorneys, and Mediators, will not only be able to use the standard listing services, they …”
PR Web (press release)
Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for – in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live in it. – Ellen Goodman

Mediation News

Curious:
“Lake County Mediation announces basic training classes
Lake County Record-Bee
LAKE COUNTY — Lake County Mediations has announced the dates and location for its Basic Mediation training course. Classes will take place at the Lower Lake High School library for four consecutive Saturdays beginning April 6 and continuing April 13, …”
Lake County Record-Bee
Are people more violently opposed to fur rather than leather because its much easier to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs? – George Carlin