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Naturally-Selected Leadership

Functional Psychopathy by Natural Selection

CBS news published an article on Chaney’s invitation to speak at the Bar Association’s annual meeting. A gentleman commented that Chaney is “a psychopathic war criminal.” 213 more words

Political-Economy And Philosophy

Trial Do's and Don'ts 'Suggestions'

Orientation –

 Rules and guidelines for the press.

Will they all heed them?


Starting with the 1992 Rodney King beating trial, the first high-profile in which I was involved as a court-media liaison, I prepared a list of court and trial policies and rules and held a meeting in advance with the media who planned to cover the trial. 96 more words


Website of @BostonBar brings the content, the moody side of legal profession

This week, my family and I have the great good pleasure of being in Boston, Mass., as we deliver a child to college life. 366 more words

Legal Events

How Do They Find Out?

Confidential information was constantly being leaked to the media. My haiku of this day 20 years ago reflects the trial judge’s frustration.

This case is a sieve. 10 more words


Lawyer Faces Discipline For Representing Women

TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ State officials want a Torrington lawyer disbarred for violating a ban on representing women.

The state Office of the Chief Disciplinary Counsel asked a state judge earlier this month to disbar Ira Mayo, saying he violated a recent court order by representing a woman in Litchfield Superior Court in July. 93 more words


Picking up, cleaning up...and saying goodbye

It is amazing “the stuff” we all accumulate in our lives in a year’s time. The closets and drawers swell, garages and basements become a little more cluttered, and that’s the way we roll. 825 more words

Reap the Benefits of a Bar Association

by Glenn Lau-Kee, New York Law Journal

August 18, 2014First, I was a law student for three years. Then I became a student of law for 37 years. 1,438 more words