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“The Beleaguered Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’:

Source: The Beleaguered Tenants of ‘Kushnerville’ – ProPublica Tenants in more than a dozen Baltimore-area rental complexes complain about a property owner who they say leaves their homes in disrepair, humiliates late-paying renters and often sues them when they try … 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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Does Betsy DeVos make you scream? Look at what she just did

From 538 Significant Digits, and I’m bolding the whole thing: 2,400 More than 40 colleges and other organizations have seen their applications for Upward Bound grants rejected by the Department of Education in recent weeks, in many cases because of … Continue reading

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