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A'Peel Gone Bad: Posner Dismisses Case Of The "Banana Lady" And Suggests Bar On New Filings Pending Payment of Outstanding Fees

Judge Richard Posner has crushed the appeal of Catherine “Banana Lady” Conrad who sued for copyright infringement over the publication of her photograph in her costume after appearing at parties for children. 1,509 more words


Did GM Pull A Pinto?

Below is a slightly expanded version of my column that ran today in the Los Angeles Times on the growing scandal over the defective ignition switches on the Cobalt and other cars produced by General Motors. 1,144 more words


Don’t Shoot!: The rights of a homeowner against an intruder

April 12, 2014

Today, I would like to discuss home invasion, specifically when homeowners have the right to use physical or even deadly force against intruders.  448 more words

The 5 funniest Youtube videos about law school

Law school can be boring. Reading case after case gets old after a while, so I thought i’d take a break from the tedium of finals studying to post the X funniest law school case videos on youtube. 256 more words

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Out of Odds & Down to a Long Shot?

It’s incredibly easy to cheer for and support a team when everything is going well but can be incredibly difficult for some to do the same when things are not going well with a team. 612 more words


Jacob "Milk Carton" Markstrom

Saw this in the super market today. Maybe we can help the Canucks and Torts finds this guy. We did trade a future Hall-of-Famer for him. 156 more words

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