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Teachers with guns? Wait! What???

Last week the news rang out of yet another mass shooting in American school. This time 17 dead in a massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School… 422 more words

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Case of the Day - Thursday, February 22, 2018

NO GOOD DEED…

Regular readers of this blog – all three of you – know by now that one of the benefits to Harry and Harriet Homeowner that flow from hiring an independent contractor to remove a tree is that when things go south on you, such as the tree falls on somebody’s house or a tree service employee takes a header from 100 feet up, you aren’t liable. 1,515 more words

Can information have a negative value?

Doug Laney has done a lot of good stuff on infonomics, and the value of information.  But can information have a negative value?

“FBI Didn’t Follow Up Tip By Person Close to Shooter,” … 180 more words

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Case of the Day - Tuesday, February 13, 2018

TEACH YOUR CHILDREN WELL

This is hardly a law school final exam question: Two parents and a couple of hellion spawn walk into a Starbucks. The kids promptly begin running amok, using the furniture and fixtures like a jungle gym. 1,022 more words

PHONES AT SCHOOL SHOULD BE A 'NO GO'.

This piece was published in the ‘NT Sun’ on February 13 2018. I would welcome reader feedback on my position. This reflection takes account of my experiences with mobile phones in schools while a school principal. 416 more words