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Australian man playing baseball at an Oklahoma college is shot and killed by ‘bored’ teens (ESPN) Freedom of Speech? Pastor to burn nearly 3,000 Koran’s on 9/11 (CBS Tampa) Law student application drop 18%, how does that help current students? (ABA...

Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News.

Lawsuit claims that flashing headlights to warn of police officers is protected speech (ABA Journal) Saying the wrong things on Twitter can get you jail time, First Last Amendment (ABA Journal) Here are a few web gems to start your day off right (ESPN) Work...

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Italian jean designer that owns trademark on the name “Jesus” is cracking down on US clothing lines who have used “Jesus” (Fox) Three fans injured at the NASCAR race this past weekend have hired attorneys (ESPN) “Blade Runner”...

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‘Blad Runner’ trial update: lead detective dropped, faces 7 charges of attempted murder (news.com) NFL combine watch (ESPN) Attorney held in contempt, fined $1,000 for being ‘disrespectful’ said, bond amount was ‘ridiculous’ (ABA...

Carnival Passengers Stuck at Sea, a Brief Legal Breakdown

As most of you know by now, recently a Carnival cruise ship lost power at sea after a fire broke out on board. Passengers were trapped for days without electricity, proper plumbing, or descent meals. The conditions were apparently horrible, mostly resulting from the...