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After Declaration Legal Action, Increased Transparency In Philly Courts

By Declaration Staff

For years, Philadelphia court officials refused to release records which members of the public were legally entitled to view. Now, in the wake of legal action by The Declaration, those records are again being opened to the public. 499 more words


Convicted Texas Democratic State Senator Resigning Post

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A state senator from San Antonio is resigning, months after being convicted on 11 federal counts of money laundering and wire and securities fraud. 187 more words


Supreme Court To Take Up iPhone App Store Lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone apps can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of the apps. 103 more words


Guest post by James Chalmers and Ryan Whelan: Melanie McDonagh is plain wrong on “upskirting”

I am delighted to host a guest blog by James Chalmers, Regius Professor of Law at the University of Glasgow, and Ryan Whelan, an Associate at Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher LLP. 1,170 more words


VIDEO Why The IG Report Undermines Mueller’s Obstruction Investigation

June 17, 2018 jonathanturley

Below is my column on the implications of the IG report for the obstruction allegations being investigated by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.   1,067 more words

Don’t wear skirts, and nine other ways people can protect themselves from crime

I wrote something for @theipaper, building on Nick Freeman’s incisive analysis on how women can avoid becoming victims of upskirting by “taking responsibility” for how they dress. 10 more words