Category Archives: Law, suits and order

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

Lawsuit news! OMG, can’t believe I’m doing this!

Just when we all thought I was done with news about silly lawsuits–i.e., those that make us all either scratch our heads or laugh out loud–I picked this one up from New York lawyer, Eric Sanders. Thanks, Eric. Source: ‘Sex … Continue reading

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Bad laws in our nation ruled by law: Exxon v. Baker (Exxon didn’t have to pay big damages)

12. Exxon Shipping Co. v. Baker (2008): Want to send a message to corporate wrongdoers? Don’t expect the Roberts Court to make it easy. Following the Exxon Valdez oil spill, one of the greatest environmental disasters of the time, and … Continue reading

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Did you know god gets pissed if you defame him? In Ireland?

Maybe you’ve heard about this insanely hilarious business, in which Stephen Fry, the brilliant British Renaissance man (and the best Jeeves), has been criminally attacked by Ireland, the Country for…saying bad things about god. And using the small “g”. Anyhow, … Continue reading

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