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The document by Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League, in which he upholds the four-game suspension of New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady, is an interesting example of legal and factual analysis. You can read it here.
Courts are reconsidering these restrictions for several reasons. The most recent ABA Journal magazine has an article on this entitled “A Place to Call Home.” The article begins as follows: In 2006, California voters passed “Jessica’s Law,” a ballot initiative that prohibited registered sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of a school or park. [...]
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — What’s up with Nebraska? The state is among the nation’s most conservative, with Republicans controlling all of state government. But by the time the legislative session had ended last week, lawmakers had repealed the death penalty, legalized licenses for certain immigrants brought to the country illegally as children, raised the state [...]
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How complicated can it be to take a photograph of a book cover for the purpose of posting it on Instagram? Fairly complicated, particularly for those trying to create an image in what has become known as “bookface” style. Bookface involves strategically lining up your face or another body part alongside a book cover that [...]
New computer-driven research suggests that Supreme Court justices are getting grumpier, according to a new study by scholars at Dartmouth and the University of Virginia. Read the article on the study here.
Law schools across the country are facing their lowest enrollment numbers in years, causing some to slash their budgets and revamp their programs in an effort to attract students worried about finding a job in a diminished legal industry. Just over 41,000 people applied to go to an accredited U.S. law school in the most [...]
April 7 is a day celebrated nationally by beer lovers as a big anniversary near the end of Prohibition in 1933, when legal beer sales returned in the United States for the first time in 13 years. Read the full article in the Constitution Daily blog here.
During a meeting with the Creighton Law School staff, dean-elect Paul McGreal mentioned an article entitled “You Gotta Pay the Pig.” It begins as follows: Once upon a time, there was a young, optimistic dean. Different ideas-terrific, embrace them! Projects-wonderful. New challenges; bring them on. Personality-open-minded, charitable, prepared to think the best of [...]