Local

AMI Disappointed With Court Injunction COOL Ruling

AMI Disappointed With Court Injunction COOL Ruling

 

The American Meat Institute, one of the plaintiffs in the COOL court case says they’ll appeal the district Judge’s decision this week to deny the preliminary injunction request.  Mark Dopp is AMI’s Senior Vice President of regulatory affairs and general counsel.

AMI and the 8 other plaintiffs say the final COOL rule violates the U.S. Constitution by compelling speech in the form of costly and detailed labels on meat products that do not directly advance a government interest.

Recent Headlines

5 minutes ago in Election 2016, National

Obama argues healthcare law is working, rejects Republican criticism

Fresh
obamacare

The president dismissed Republican critics who are using flaws in Obamacare to campaign for ousting Democrats from Congress.

41 minutes ago in National

Former ‘First Daughter’ Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

Fresh
clinton

Chelsea Clinton announced she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

1 hour ago in Local Sports

Twins Walk Away With Two

Fresh
Twins - Trips

You can score six runs on one hit to win a major league baseball game.

1 hour ago in Local Sports

Royals Complete Sweep

Fresh
baseball5

James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 5-1 win on Thursday night.

1 hour ago in Local Sports

Wild Suffer Tough Loss

Fresh
hockey

Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the Western Conference quarterfinals.