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Today’s Lady News: Quebec Considers Restrictions For Women With Face-Covering Muslim Veils

Quebec Premier Jean Charest has introduced legislation that would forbid Muslim women from giving or receiving public services while wearing a niqab, or a face-covering veil. Charest said that…

Jessica Wakeman | March 25, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Wisconsin Women Say They Were Not “Allowed To Speak” At Church Meeting

Leaders of a church meeting at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baraboo, Wisconsin, have been accused of not allowing women to speak during a discussion about firing the principal of…

Jessica Wakeman | March 24, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Is Nancy Pelosi The Most Powerful Woman In History?

After the passage of health care reform, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is being called the “most powerful woman in history” from a variety of media outlets, from The

Jessica Wakeman | March 23, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Ohio Judge Wants Juvenile Rape Victims To Take Lie Detector Test

A juvenile court judge in Ohio has ordered four teenage victims of sexual assault to undergo polygraph (lie detector) tests. So far, none of the teens has followed Cuyahoga…

Jessica Wakeman | March 22, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Today’s Lady News: A Sarah Palin Reality Show?

Sources say A&E Networks and Discovery Communications are interested in acquiring Sarah Palin’s “reality show” in which she gives a guided tour of Alaska. The working title is “Sarah Palin’s…

Jessica Wakeman | March 19, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Today’s Lady News: “Pirates Of The Caribbean 4″ Casting Says No To Fake Breasts

An alleged casting call for “Pirates of the Caribbean 4″ told pirate wench wannabes to leave their big boobs at home. Moviehole.com claims a casting call for extras had these…

Jessica Wakeman | March 18, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Stripper Sues Club For Unpaid Wages, Claims “Exploitation”

Exotic dancer Quansa Thompson is suing her former employer, a D.C. strip club called The House, for unpaid wages under the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act. Thompson says the club…

Jessica Wakeman | March 17, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: The World’s First Gender-Less Person

A British expat has been acknowledged as the world’s first “gender-less” person — on paper, at least. Norrie May-Welby, 48, of Australia, was born a man but had a…

Jessica Wakeman | March 16, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Quotas For Female Managers Introduced At Big European Company

Deutsche Telekom, the largest telecommunications company in Europe, said it will double its number of female managers in the next five years by establishing a quota. The company plans…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Woman Named Head Coach Of A Football Team

In a historic move, Natalie Randolph, 29, a teacher at Coolidge High School in Washington, D.C., was introduced as the school’s head football coach this morning. As a former…

Jessica Wakeman | March 12, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Sara Hurwitz Is The First Female Orthodox Rabbi

Sara Hurwitz made history last month when she was made the first Orthodox “rabba,” or female rabbi. After complaints from others in the Orthodox Jewish community, the rabbi who…

Jessica Wakeman | March 11, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Anti-Abortion Group Crashing Spring Break In West Palm Beach

Guess who is coming to spring break, guys? An anti-abortion group with two “truth trucks,” featuring huge photos of aborted fetuses. The Personhood FL Spring Break Tour 2010 will head…

Jessica Wakeman | March 10, 2010 - 9:30 pm
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