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Canadian court rules to allow brothels

A Canadian court on Monday quashed portions of a law banning brothels and living off the avails of prostitution, lifting key barriers which it said put sex trade workers at risk of harm. The Ontario Court of Appeal, however, upheld a ban on communicating for the purposes of selling sex.…

Occupy London protesters lose eviction appeal bid

LONDON — Anti-capitalist protesters on Wednesday lost their bid to challenge orders to evict them from outside St Paul’s Cathedral in London, leaving authorities free to clear the site. England’s Court of Appeal dismissed the demonstrators’ application for permission to challenge last month’s High Court ruling that they must disband…

Liberty Counsel files ludicrous petition to stop CA same-sex marriages

The desperation of the wingnuts to stop the launch of legal same-sex marriage in California next week is now laughable at this point. Today Liberty Counsel is filing a petition requesting the California Court of Appeal to stay the issuance of marriage licenses to same-sex couples. On June 16, the…

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