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When is Assault not Assault...

…or why¬†Neil Lennon and a Mr. Wilson from Edinburgh were major players in my personal legal journey.

I was amused last week when I read an article about New Hampshire’s State Legislature. 1,126 more words

Law

Jane Mayer on Snowden---with video

The New Yorker videos are good. Mayer writes:

My interview of Edward Snowden, conducted remotely in front of an audience at the New Yorker Festival, was a chance to pose not just my own questions but also those that have been raised by his fiercest critics.

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Government

Governor Patrick Announces Judicial Nominations

Gov. Deval Patrick has nominated several people to fill upcoming judicial vacancies, including Davis, Malm & D’Agostine partner Howard P. Speicher to fill the position of Associate Justice of the Land Court to fill the position soon to be vacated by the Honorable Harry Grossman. 13 more words

Law

Early Voting w/ Professor Robin Kar

University of Illinois law professor Robin Kar joins Patti Vasquez to talk early voting in Illinois and how the practice is becoming more difficult to understand or take advantage of, across the nation, and why it matters. 9 more words

WGN Radio

Canadian Forces wants to take legal action against the parents of a solider who committed suicide

Rick and Ellen Rogers have received summons after refusing to participate in the military’s inquiry into their daughter’s drug overdose in 2012. The Rogers say they have been through enough dealing with their daughter’s death and would rather have Alberta’s government perform the investigation. 45 more words

Canadian Forces

Laura Poitras and Edward Snowden

I just found a couple of excellent long reads about the Snowden affair and Laura Poitras’s role in it.

First is an interview of Poitras by Tom Englehardt… 826 more words

Daily Life

Legalism or Responsibility (Colossians 2:16-17) ~ A Devotion for October 20, 2014

“Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath. 887 more words

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