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Eyewitness Testimony No Longer a Gold Standard

PORTLAND, Ore. — The American legal system offers few moments as dramatic as an eyewitness to a crime pointing his finger across a crowded courtroom at a defendant. 987 more words

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Community Forum: Muslims and the ADL

As threats of harrasment by the Australian Defence League escalated in past weeks, a community meeting was held in Bankstown on Tuesday to address the situation and allow affected Muslims to voice their concerns. 54 more words

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The Revelation

Today’s lesson brought me to the realms of judicial review in the Italian legal system.

In a world where not everything is perfect, I realised how crucial it is for there to be a body to ensure the Constitution is complied with. 263 more words

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Pakistani legal system questioned after arrest of baby

After being charged with attempted murder, nine-month old Pakistani boy Musa Khan will not be going to prison. The local police took the unusual step of charging him, along with four adults, after a violent protest in February. 91 more words

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How the Legal System Works Against You in a Divorce and What You Can Do About It

Exploring Options to a Court-Based Litigated Divorce

This material is adapted the award-winning book by Ed Sherman, “Make any Divorce Better.” Ed Sherman is one of the founders of Divorce Helpline. 215 more words

Divorce

Review: A MEDICAL AFFAIR by Anne McCarthy Strauss

My friends at Booktrope sent me a kindle copy of this book to review. In this riveting story, Heather Morrison is a thirty-something professional in NYC who has worked hard to be professionally successful in life. 467 more words

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