Category Archives: Law, suits and order

Other people’s legal problems, aside from my own.

How one plaintiff has been our hero in the voter suppression wars

Source: Ruthelle Frank, ACLU Plaintiff, Friend, and Voting Rights Champion, Passes Away at 89. Ruthelle Frank had all the qualifications to be a heroic plaintiff. She was righteously aggrieved and did something about it. She persisted, did not get discouraged … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania gerrymander lawsuit and naked dancers

Source: Pennsylvania Lawsuit Says House Redistricting Is Partisan Gerrymander – The New York Times It’s interesting news for a number of reasons, but what caused me to clip and paste it here is a line from the very end of … Continue reading

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Tax lawyer pleads guilty to…guess

Per my mandate–well, my self-selected, somewhat facile mandate–to give you any bit of news making me laugh, especially news infused with madcap absurdity, I give you this headline and meager abstract from the New York Law Journal: Former Herrick Feinstein … Continue reading

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