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    Tweet Considered ‘Deadly Weapon’ In Seizure Case

    A Maryland man sent journalist Kurt Eichenwald a tweet containing an animated strobe, knowing that Eichenwald suffers from epilepsy. The tweet included the message, “YOU DESERVE A SEIZURE FOR YOUR POSTS.” The tweet did send Eichenwald into...

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    Schumer Will Filibuster Gorsuch Nomination

    Citing Judge Neil Gorsuch’s failure to “sufficiently convince me he’d be an independent check” on the executive branch, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) has said he plans to filibuster Gorsuch’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court....

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    Was Bharara Targeting Trump’s HHS Secretary?

    President Trump’s wholesale replacement of U.S. attorneys was not much of a departure from the norm, with one exception: the firing of Preet Bharara, former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Well known as...

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    “Feminist” Boss, Toxic Workplace

    A former employee for Thinx – a company that makes “period underwear” for menstruating women – is suing co-founder Miki Agrawal, claiming she engaged in routine sexual harassment. The complaint, filed with the New York Commission on...

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    Gorsuch Stresses Independence In Marathon Hearings

    In hearings that stretched on for hours over several days this week, nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court Neil Gorsuch told lawmakers he would be an independent thinker on the bench. However, straight answers on his thinking...

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    Was BigLaw Suicide Due To Job Stress or Antidepressant?

    The widow of Stewart Dolin, a Reed Smith partner who in 2010 threw himself in front of a Chicago Transit Authority train, says his suicide was caused by a bad reaction to antidepressant drug Paxil. Wendy Dolin...

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    Fired U.S. Attorney Bharara Joins NYU Law

    Mere days after being fired as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, the NYU School of Law announced that Preet Bharara will join the school as distinguished scholar in residence. “I am honored to...

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    Google Will Fight Warrant Over Search Results

    An identity thief took to Google to find an image to use on a fake passport. The thief used that passport to obtain $28,500 through a line of credit with the victim’s credit union. Police in Edina,...

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    Conservatives Eying Judicial Makeover

    A group of conservative legal activists based in Washington, D.C. see the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch as the first step in reforming the U.S. judicial system under the administration of President Donald Trump. Heading up this...

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    Gorsuch Said Women “Manipulate” Maternity Benefits

    Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, told students in a course at the University of Colorado Law School last year that employers, specifically law firms, should ask women during the interview stage...

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