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Pretrial Motions . . . Mostly Simple

Our Quizzical Query last week asked when a pretrial motion could be filed in a criminal proceeding.  The name may make the initial answer seem somewhat easy . 607 more words


SSRN: Transformative Teaching and Educational Fair Use after Georgia State

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Butler, Brandon, Transformative Teaching and Educational Fair Use after Georgia State (January 27, 2016). Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 259 more words

Culture And Communications

Media Law: the Principle of Open Justice

The principle of open justice has lost its force and has become mere rhetoric.

Open justice is said to be one of the fundamental attributes of a fair trail in the Australian system of justice. 323 more words

Benton: Net Neutrality's Busy Week (Robbie's Round-up)

Net Neutrality’s Busy Week: From Congressional Hearing to the State of the Union, Binge On, Baby https://t.co/N6jP3a378K

— Catherine Michael (@ICComLib) January 15, 2016


Culture And Communications

Samera Esmeir, Juridical Humanity: A Colonial History

Stanford University Press (2012)

From the Publisher:

In colonial Egypt, the state introduced legal reforms that claimed to liberate Egyptians from the inhumanity of pre-colonial rule and elevate them to the status of human beings. 126 more words