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BOOK REVIEW ON: THE DEVIL'S ADVOCATE (3RD EDITION) A POLEMIC ON HOW TO BE SERIOUSLY GOOD IN COURT

BOOK REVIEW ON: THE DEVIL’S ADVOCATE (3RD EDITION)
A POLEMIC ON HOW TO BE SERIOUSLY GOOD IN COURT
AUTHOR: IAN MORLEY QC

This could be quite lengthy, but I trust lawyers are good readers.. 1,563 more words

School shooting suspect registered to vote while in jail, infuriating victim's father

The man accused of gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school registered to vote while behind bars awaiting trial.

The SunSentinel reports Nikolas Cruz registered as a Republican on July 25. 224 more words

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Cremium LLC v. E. Shore Forest Prods. Inc.

The defendant’s motion to dismiss claims against it for fraudulent inducement, quantum meruit, and tortious interference with a contract will be granted.

This case concerns wood, sold by the plaintiff and bought by the defendant. 82 more words

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Brown v. Tashman

In pregnancy-related medical malpractice lawsuits, the lack of a personal injuries claim for a child is a bar to a parent’s claim to recover medical expenses incurred on behalf of the child, where the tortious conduct occurred only while thechild was in utero. 39 more words

Opinions

#6 Are the defences of Consent and Contributory Negligence fair and effective?

The power of the lawyer is the uncertainty of the law – Jeremy Bentham.

Consent and Contributory Negligence both aim to achieve the same outcome – to award fairness to both the claimant and the defendant.

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Dessert Views

On my mom’s side of the family, November is generally considered a birthday month. With many cousins, aunts, uncles, extended family and a sister with birthdays, the month is fairly busy. 52 more words

Peace Corps

A Torts Course for the Actually Existing World

John Fabian Witt –

The torts classroom is like a dystopian historical fantasy.

Or maybe a kind of morbid historical science fiction. Students and teachers gather to rehearse time-honored rituals around the Great Cases of human tragedy: … 1,394 more words

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