Category Archives: Law, suits and order

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

The best analysis of damage done by Citizens United

Today in the Times, Thomas Edsall lays out — I wish he could literally, lay it out on the ground and drive a stake through its heart — Citizens United, which many experts consider the worst Supreme Court decision ever. … Continue reading

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The day I called the NYPD bomb squad

During much of 1995, I was manning the fort at Peter Neufeld’s one-man law office. Peter himself was in Los Angeles most of the time, as part of the O.J. Simpson defense team. Part of my job was answering the … Continue reading

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Google exec gets monstrous payout despite sexual misconduct

From 538 Significant Digits: $90 million in pay Andy Rubin, the creator of Android, was paid $90 million when he left Google in late 2014. This was despite the fact that a woman with whom Rubin had an extramarital affair … Continue reading

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