Jury NullificationAugust 24, 2015 | Tags: Jury Nullification | Category: Uncategorized
Can activists hand out literature informing jury members of their right to return a Not Guilty verdict because the law is unjust? Attorneys for the city and state take opposite positions in a Denver jury nullification case. “Phillips, Noelle “Denver city attorney tells cops to stop arresting courthouse activists” The Denver Post, August 21, 2015″
Corpse Removal FeeAugust 24, 2015 | Tags: Corpse Removal Fee | Category: Uncategorized
If you die in a reservoir, does your family have to pay to remove your dead body? A Chinese agency think so. Linder, Alex “Parents sue company after kids drown in Yunnan reservoir, company countersues for ‘corpse pollution fee’” Shanghaiist [Shanghai, China], August 20, 2015
ChessAugust 13, 2015 | Tags: Chess | Category: Uncategorized
Litigation resembles chess. In both, knowledge of the rules is useful. In both, you win by attacking or defending your opponent’s attack. In both, the rules have evolved over centuries.