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  • State Wins Casino Battle Against Pueblo of Pojoaque Tribe

    2017-07-21T19:10:33Z

    The Skirmish in Doubtful Canyon, which left 10 Apache dead on May 3, 1864, was the last Indian battle in what would become the history of New Mexico. The Apaches attacked a company of California soldiers there, ending about two hours later when the last Indian fled. But more......

  • Court Agrees With Ball Park in Hot Dog Fight

    2017-07-21T17:05:04Z

    Just a few days after the most popular hot dog eating holiday in the country, the legal fight between two titans of the hot dog industry came one step closer to reaching a final resolution. The Third Circuit Court of Appeals issued their order in the closely watched Parks......

  • Why Litigators Should Have a Professional Ringtone

    2017-07-21T20:00:54Z

    Litigators beware: Do you know what your ringtone sounds like? Are you sure a prankster child, colleague, or office nemesis, hasn't turned your ringtone into a duck, or something more nefarious? Obviously, you don't want embarrassing sounds coming from your pocket during a meeting, or worse, while you're in......

  • Pleading for the Public: How Readable Is Your Writing?

    2017-07-21T20:00:11Z

    When drafting a pleading, most practitioners focus on proving their case to a judge, and never give a second thought about the general public as an audience. This may seem like the right strategy, but there are certainly some advantages to simplifying your legal writing so that the general......

  • Why Aren't STEM Majors Going to Law School?

    2017-07-21T17:57:54Z

    What is it with lawyers and math? It's one of the oldest jokes in the profession that lawyers went to law school because they were no good at math. As it turns out, it's no joke. According to statistics, math students score the highest on law school admission tests but......

  • Publishers Escape Liability in E-Book Antitrust Case

    2017-07-21T10:00:37Z

    A federal appeals court said book publishers violated antitrust laws by conspiring to change prices for ebooks, but they did not injure the retailers who sued them over it. In Diesel eBooks v. Simon & Schuster, the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals said the retailers could not prove......

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  • Justices allow strict refugee ban but say grandparents OK

    Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:52:46 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but at the same time is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can help visitors from six mostly Muslim countries get into the U.S.

  • Justices uphold refugee ban but say grandparents still OK

    Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:48:08 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can help visitors from six mostly Muslim countries get into the U.S.

  • Justices allow strict enforcement of Trump refugee ban

    Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:43:14 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is granting the Trump administration's request to more strictly enforce its ban on refugees, at least until a federal appeals court weighs in.

  • The Latest: Judge denies request for execution witnesses

    Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:03:29 GMT

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Ohio's attempt to resume executions July 26 (all times local):

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