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Freedom of Speech? No thanks: 7 people who have been arrested because of something they wrote on Facebook (Business Insider)If the SCOTUS/Anthony Kennedy do not intervene, California will release 10,000 prison inmates (Business Insider)Lawyer abandons his $200k...

Legal Links: Legal, Sports and Weird News

The Scarlett Letter 2013- Florida man is falsely labeled a sexual predator. (Courts and Sports) 2011 murder of civil rights attorney remains unsolved (ABA Journal) For more, see our previous article, “In The Line of Fire: How Dangerous is the Legal...

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A zip line rider has filed a negligence lawsuit against Zoom Air Daytona Beach (Daytona News-Journal) 5 takeaways from SCOTUS Voting Rights discussion, Justice Scalia is fired up (Politico) Lying in an online dating site profile could come back to bite you, in a...

ABA Midyear Meeting: Scrapping the Third Year of Law School?

The hot topic at this year’s ABA Midyear Meeting in Dallas was the discussion of cutting law school programs from three years to two years. Proponents of the idea believe that eliminating the third year would decrease the financial burden on law students and in...