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Legal Concepts: Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure and Hearsay :: Louisiana Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Legal Concepts: Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure and Hearsay :: Louisiana Personal Injury Lawyer Blog (Legal Concepts: Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure and Hearsay http://t.co/C1JwmNsSTJ)...
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Justice Scalia bashes new DNA swab law

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Long-time Supreme Court justice launches into fiery dissent over ruling that police can take DNA samples from arrested suspects without a warrant. (Didn't bat an eyelash at @USSupremeCourt ruling that DNA swabs are constitutional?
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Civil Procedure II Exam - Patently-O

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Civil Procedure II Exam
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In CivPro II (a 2-hour course), we covered civil procedure issues related to class actions, discovery, summary judgment, JML, new trial, appellate jurisdiction, and preclusion.
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Update On Lawyers For Civil Justice Rules Project: Reducing The Costs And ... - Metropolitan Corporate Counsel

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No Future For Climate Change Torts, Attys Say - Law360 (subscription)

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No Future For Climate Change Torts, Attys Say
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Law360, New York (May 23, 2013, 6:25 PM ET) -- With the U.S.
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Use First Year of Law School to Prepare for the Bar - U.S. News & World Report

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A tussle in China over the Communist Party bowing to the Constitution - Yahoo! News

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It's Time For US Courts To Consider Service Of Process By Social Media - Daily Report (registration)

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It's Time For US Courts To Consider Service Of Process By Social Media Daily Report (registration) Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 4(f) provides for service of process on an individual (or corporation) in a foreign country "by any internationally...
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Drones: Myths and Reality in Pakistan

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Drone strikes alone will not eliminate the jihadi threat in Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). Extension of Pakistani law and full constitutional rights to the region is the only long-term solution.

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SASFOR's curator insight, May 25, 2013 1:45 AM

“The core of any Pakistani counter-terrorism strategy in this area should be to incorporate FATA into the country’s legal and constitutional mainstream”, says Samina Ahmed, Crisis Group’s Asia Senior Adviser. “For Pakistan, the solution lies in overhauling an anachronistic governance system so as to establish fundamental constitutional rights and genuine political enfranchisement in FATA, along with a state apparatus capable of upholding the rule of law and bringing violent extremists to justice”.

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Laws on parliamentary elections and political rights ruled unconstitutional - Egypt Independent

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Montreal Gazette Laws on parliamentary elections and political rights ruled unconstitutional Egypt Independent On Saturday, Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) declared several articles within the parliamentary elections law and the...
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Keywords and Search Methods Should Be ... - e-Discovery Team

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District of Columbia, 230 F.R.D. 47, 55-56 (D.D.C. 2005) (holding that Rule 26(b)(1) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure can be read to allow for discovery of document production policies and procedures and such ...

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Constitutional Law Prof Blog: Oral Arguments in USAID v. Alliance ...

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Arguing as Deputy Solicitor General in support of the provision's constitutionality, Sri Srinivasan stressed that the Congressional requirement was "germane" to the government's goal in "partnering" with private organizations.
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Important Medicare Subrogation Decision From the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals : Day On Torts

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"The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a private Medicare Advantage Organization plan cannot sue a plan participant’s survivors for reimbursement of medical payments out of the proceeds of an automobile insurance policy."


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Constitutional Scholar Who Taught Obama Comes Out Against Bradley Manning Trial | Techdirt

Constitutional Scholar Who Taught Obama Comes Out Against Bradley Manning Trial | Techdirt | UCHScholar | Scoop.it
As the Bradley Manning trial officially kicks off today, it's interesting to see famed Constitutional scholar and Harvard professor Laurence Tribe speak out against the case. As The Guardian notes, Tribe taught Constitutional Law to President...
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SUPCO: Katie's Law is Constitutional

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The US Supreme Court has ruled that the conditions of Katie’s Law are constitutional.  The law says people arrested for felonies can have their DNA taken by police before they’re convicted.
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Patent Post-Grant Review, Due Diligence, and Valuation - The National Law Journal

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Patent Post-Grant Review, Due Diligence, and Valuation The National Law Journal These procedures are intended to provide a more cost-effective and speedier forum than civil litigation, and also provide a potentially lower threshold for invalidating...
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Connecticut Gun Control Lawsuit: Organizations Argue Legislation Violates ... - Huffington Post

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Connecticut Gun Control Lawsuit: Organizations Argue Legislation Violates ...
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Dannel P. Malloy and other state officials, arguing the state's new gun control law violates their constitutional rights.
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What exactly are they teaching at Harvard Law? - Houston Chronicle (blog)

What exactly are they teaching at Harvard Law? - Houston Chronicle (blog) | UCHScholar | Scoop.it
What exactly are they teaching at Harvard Law?
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Supreme Court and constitutional law roundup - Overlawyered

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Supreme Court and constitutional law roundup Overlawyered FCC, the Court's new decision widening deference to agencies [Daily Caller, earlier] Mike Rappaport critique of Chevron deference doctrine in administrative law [Liberty and Law, more, yet...
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Asset forfeiture both an effective tool, civil-liberties nightmare - Houston Chronicle

Asset forfeiture both an effective tool, civil-liberties nightmare - Houston Chronicle | UCHScholar | Scoop.it
Asset forfeiture both an effective tool, civil-liberties nightmare Houston Chronicle Federal agents often pursue forfeiture through sealed documents _ or avoid the court system entirely by seizing assets without charging the owners with any crime,...
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Hard Times For Trolls As Vermont Sues Patent Mill Over Demand Letters - Forbes

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Hard Times For Trolls As Vermont Sues Patent Mill Over Demand Letters Forbes Such superficial research could violate Rule 11 of the federal rules of civil procedure, which requires lawyers to make a good-faith investigation of claims, said Kenneth...
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Sally Mauk: Civil rights attorney says DNA has changed view of justice system - The Missoulian

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Sally Mauk: Civil rights attorney says DNA has changed view of justice system The Missoulian They can largely thank civil rights attorney Peter Neufeld and his colleagues at the national Innocence Project, who represent inmates seeking release...
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Legal protection procedure - Wall Street Journal (press release)

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Legal protection procedure
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According to the Civil Procedure Law, the court shall take a decision not later than next day following the receipt of the legal protection procedure application.
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New York Civil Practice Law and Rules: Excerpt of Lecture by Professor Claire Kelly

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Constitutional law scholar Eisgruber named Princeton President

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Christopher Eisgruber, the current Provost at Princeton, a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School, a law professor at NYU for more than a...
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