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    Swiss RE calls for adaptation drive as extreme weather events rise

    Swiss RE calls for adaptation drive as extreme weather events rise Insurance companies should emphasise the importance of boosting preparations for extreme weather events and other impacts from climate change, Swiss RE says in a report. The reinsurance giant says its industry is “highly...
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    Prop 8 events

    Judge Reinhardt was asked to recuse himself. He denied. His wife is a director of the ACLU which has filed briefs in support of the district court's ruling. The standard for recusal, last I knew, was the appearance of impropriety. A judge whose wife has taken an active position and filed...