Tagged: Jerry Cox

Arkansas Legislators Eye More Abortion Restrictions

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Nearly two years after approving a pair of the most restrictive abortion bans in the country, Republicans in Arkansas' Legislature are weighing additional measures to make it more difficult for women to get the procedure. read more >

Oaklawn Opens Gate to Online Gambling

Oaklawn Opens Gate to Online Gambling

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In late December, Oaklawn launched OaklawnAnywhere.com, which allows Arkansas residents to place bets on Oaklawn races as well as races at other U.S. and international tracks from their computers, tablets or smartphones. Arkansans can be anywhere in the world when they place their bets. read more >

Wal-Mart Health Benefits Move Seen As a Gay Rights Win

Wal-Mart Health Benefits Move Seen As a Gay Rights Win

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The fact that Wal-Mart — the largest private employer with 1.3 million workers in the U.S. — has decided to offer the benefits is a high-profile win for gay-rights advocates and could cause other companies that haven’t offered the benefits to do so. read more >

Marijuana Vending Machine Company Sues Jerry Cox

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A company that makes marijuana vending machines has filed a federal defamation lawsuit against the Arkansas Family Action Council and wants a judge to order the conservative lobbying group to stop using images of the machines. read more >