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How do we create more jobs?

That’s the question: how do we create more jobs? When a politician asks it, the question becomes, “How do we create more good middle class jobs?” 245 more words

Law And Society

Margulies on LSA: Ruminations on Law, Legal Realism, and Emotional Attachments

Following the 50th Anniversary Law & Society Conference in Minneapolis, we at NLR Conversations had the idea of sharing some reactions to the experiencing. I’ve been thinking about this a great deal, and wanted to set down some thoughts about the first and last panels I attended. 1,439 more words

Law And Society

THE YOUNG AND THE HELPLESS: RE-DEFINING THE TERM “CHILD VICTIM OF CRIME

For Full paper go to: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2467182

The victimization of children is estimated to be one of the most costly public health and public safety problem is our society today. 238 more words

Criminal Law

Articles about children, parents, and the state

Not so surprisingly, I enjoy reading the articles at Reason.com. They are well done, and if you don’t read too many of them in one day, you don’t get too discouraged. 326 more words

Law And Society

State gambling operations

I hear the Massachusetts state treasurer wants to add online gambling to the state’s line-up of revenue raising endeavors. That’s a good one, folks:

“Why do you outlaw gambling in your state?” 64 more words

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"you can't fire your way to finland"

Last week a judge struck down tenure for California teachers on civil rights grounds. (NYT story here, court decision here.) Judge Rolf Treu based his argument on two claims. 794 more words

Productivity And Performance

Man up

This is a man who has betrayed his country. He should man up and come back to the U. S…. The fact is, he has damaged his country very significantly. 1,481 more words

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