The draft rules, released Thursday, were developed in accordance with the state’s new law on medical cannabis, which was approved earlier this year by the state Legislature and signed into law by the governor.
We are finally seeing a plateau in the pandemic as hospitalizations for COVID-19 have been consistently lower for weeks now. Months ago there were negative ICU beds available, a first for the state, now the state is seeing on average around 300 COVID-19 patients daily.
Alabama continues to face a labor shortage with more jobs available than there are people looking for work. That’s according to a Stateline analysis of federal statistics from August. So, why is it so hard to fill these positions?
The maps were given final approval with Gov. Kay Ivey’s signature at the end of the recent redistricting special session, but various social justice organizations contend the districts are racially gerrymandered.
The Criminal Rules Committee of the Alabama Supreme Court approved Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey’s motion Friday to increase bail for murder in the state from $150,000 to $1.5 million.
One Birmingham labor lawyer believes opponents of the vaccine mandates will find a judge who will issue a nationwide preliminary injunction and stop the orders from going into effect until a court case is heard.