Category Archives: Law, suits and order

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

Public Service Announcement: Dish Network’s irritating calls

From 538 Significant Digits, an advisory to everyone irritated by unsolicited sales calls from Dish Network: $61 million That is the eye-popping amount of money Dish Network has to pay as part of a class action lawsuit related to unwanted … Continue reading

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Mysteries of life, the god problem AND a related lawsuit!

Double dip. So, hey, don’t know if you’ve ever heard of this book — or, “god” forbid, bought and read it and if so you’ll be seriously dismayed at the headline — but you will enjoy reading this now. Plus, … Continue reading

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Stephen Reinhardt: Why our democracy is not the enemy

In today’s Times, Linda Greenhouse, who for many years covered the Supreme Court for the paper, wrote about Stephen Reinhardt, the federal appellate judge who sat on the Ninth Circuit Court in San Francisco. It is, as always with Greenhouse, … Continue reading

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