Capacity restrictions for Quebec bars, restaurants to be lifted Nov. 1

Quebec Health Minister Christian Dubé announced Thursday that bars and restaurants across the province will be able to operate at maximum capacity starting on Nov. 1. Additionally, bars and restaurants will be allowed to resume normal opening hours starting in November, so establishments that serve alcohol will be able to do so until 3 … Read more

Divided Supreme Court considers who can defend abortion restrictions

Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Stephen Breyer, along with the court’s more conservative justices, appeared sympathetic to arguments that the attorney general, as an elected official, has the right to join an ongoing legal challenge to one of the state’s laws. “Do you want to preclude the state from participating?” Roberts asked Alexa Kolbi-Molinas, … Read more

John Hinckley Jr., Who Shot President Reagan, Seeks Restrictions Lift – Deadline

The would-be assassin of President Ronald Reagan will seek his freedom on Monday from court-ordered restrictions that limit his movements. The Associated Press is reporting attorneys for Hinckley will argue that the now 66-year-old should not be tied to restrictions imposed after he moved out of a Washington hospital in 2016. Hinckley now lives in … Read more

N.L. expands public health restrictions, reports 45 new COVID cases as cluster grows – National

Newfoundland and Labrador reported 45 new COVID-19 cases Friday — the highest daily number of new infections in the province since Feb. 19, when an outbreak in St. John’s delayed the provincial election. The province’s acting chief medical officer of health said a cluster that began in a personal care home in Baie Verte, … Read more

United States To Ease Travel Restrictions For Non-Citizens Entering The Country-Must Have Proof Of Vaccination & Negative COVID Test

As the United States continues to navigate COVID-19, the country is now easing travel restrictions for non-citizens. Starting in November, non-citizens traveling into the United States from other countries will be allowed to enter, but must have proof of vaccination and a negative COVID test.  According to FOX LA, “The new rules will replace a … Read more

U.S. To Ease Travel Restrictions On Visitors From UK, European Union – Deadline

The United States plans to ease restrictions on travel by visitors from the United Kingdom and the European Union, allowing the entry of foreign nationals as long as they are fully vaccinated. The EU’s ambassador to the United States, Stavros Lambrinidis, wrote on Twitter on Monday, “Travel ban lifted! Vaccinated, pre-flight tested Europeans will again … Read more

#UnmuteUs Protests Spark Easing of Restrictions for Dutch Nightlife and Festivals – EDM.com

The #UnmuteUs movement is continuing to grow in scale throughout the Netherlands after over 150,000 took to the streets in the latest round of protests. However, a silver lining has now taken shape. Across 10 different cities, Dutch citizens have voiced discontent with the government’s COVID-19 policies and demanded nightclubs and major events—including festivals—be provided … Read more