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The Texas Supreme Court blocked ballots amid coronavirus

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The Texas Supreme Court has blocked a plan to allow voters who fear the corona virus to use ballots for the November election.

Court Friday night given stay who reject lower court orders that have temporarily lifted postal voting restrictions to allow residents to vote by mail if they cite concerns about the capture of the corona virus at the polling station, according to the Dallas Morning News.

Attorney General Ken Paxton from the Republic of the country pioneered efforts to stop the ballot initiative by letter and has petitioned the Supreme Court for his stay.

The high court order stopped the distribution of ballots for those who feared being infected by direct voting for the election, at least until Paxton’s appeal was heard this weekend.

“I am pleased that today the Texas Supreme Court confirmed that my office can continue to prosecute voter fraud and issue guidance on ballot papers by ballot” while the appeal was made, Paxton said in a statement.

Paxton’s appeal is scheduled to be heard Wednesday.

Two lower courts previously supported incoming mail.

Under state law, Texas allows residents over the age of 65 to vote through letters or voters with disabilities, military service members and residents who will leave town for elections.

Democratic leaders in the state are punishing state officials for trying to force potentially dangerous voters.

“Frankly, I’m surprised that the state of Texas even today, in a state where so many people suffer, that they are struggling desperately to try to make a grandmother [who are] 64 years go and vote directly, “Chad Dunn, a lawyer for the Democratic Party, told the newspaper.

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“Couldn’t have been more surprised.”

Proponents of the incoming mail movement made the legal argument that the risk of corona virus should be considered a disability under the law.

“The efforts of this Paxton and other Republican members to make people choose between exercising their right to vote and using their right to live is just an insult to everything that democracy stands for,” Democrat chairman Gilberto Hinojosa told the outlet.

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Portuguese historical films will premiere on 29 December.

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Portuguese historical films will premiere on 29 December.

Method Media Bermuda will present the documentary FABRIC: Portuguese History in Bermuda on Thursday, December 29 at the Underwater Research Institute of Bermuda.

A spokesperson said: “Method Media is proud to bring Bermuda Fabric: Portugal History to Bermuda for its 5th and 6th showing at the Bermuda Underwater Observatory. In November and December 2019, Cloth: A Portuguese Story in Bermuda had four sold-out screenings. Now that Bermuda has reopened after the pandemic, it’s time to bring the film back for at least two screenings.

“There are tickets Ptix.bm For $ 20 – sessions at 15:30 and 18:00. Both screenings will be followed by a short Q&A session.

Director and producer Milton Raboso says, “FABRIC is a definitive account of the Portuguese community in Bermuda and its 151 years of history, but it also places Bermuda, Acors and Portugal in the world history and the events that have fueled those 151 years.

“It took more than 10 years to implement FABRIC. The film was supported by the Minister of Culture, the Government of the Azores and private donors.

Bermuda Media Method [MMB] Created in 2011 by producer Milton Raposo. MMB has created content for a wide range of clients: Bermuda’s new hospital renovation, reinsurance, travel campaigns, international sports and more. MMB pays special attention to artistic, cultural and historical content.

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CRISTANO RONALDO CAN MAKE UP A GIANT IN CARIOCA AND PORTUGUESE TECHNICIAN SAYS ‘There will be room’

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CRISTANO RONALDO CAN MAKE UP A GIANT IN CARIOCA AND PORTUGUESE TECHNICIAN SAYS 'There will be room'

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Maestro de Braga is the first Portuguese in the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba.

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Maestro de Braga is the first Portuguese in the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba.

Maestro Filipe Cunha, Artistic Director of the Philharmonic Orchestra of Braga, has been invited to conduct the Cuban National Symphony Orchestra, as announced today.

According to a statement sent by O MINHO, “he will be the first Portuguese conductor to conduct this orchestra in its entire history.”

In addition to this orchestra, the maestro will also work with the Lyceo Mozarteum de la Habana Symphony Orchestra.

The concerts will take place on 4 and 12 March 2023 at the National Theater of Cuba in Havana.

In the words of the maestro, quoted in the statement, “these will be very beautiful concerts with difficult but very complex pieces” and therefore he feels “very motivated”.

From the very beginning, Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 will be performed by an Italian pianist (Luigi Borzillo), whom the maestro wants to bring to Portugal later this year. In the same concert, Mendelshon’s First Symphony will be performed.

Then, at the second concert, in the company of the Mexican clarinetist Angel Zedillo, he will perform the Louis Sfora Concerto No. 2. In this concert, the maestro also conducts Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.

“This is an international recognition of my work. An invitation that I accept with humility and great responsibility. I was surprised to learn that I would be the first Portuguese member of the Cuban National Symphony Orchestra. This is a very great honor,” the maestro said in a statement.

“I take with me the name of the city of Braga and Portugal with all the responsibility that goes with it, and I hope to do a good job there, leaving a good image and putting on great concerts. These will be very special concerts because, in addition to performing pieces that I love, especially Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky, I will be directing two wonderful soloists who are also my friends. It will be very beautiful,” concludes Filipe Cunha.

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