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The story of one mistranslated word

When I posted and linked to a New York Times op, “Why Mistranslation Matters,” I was thinking about an incident involving a criminal case which caused me a lot of angst. Coincidentally, the judge in that case — who angered … Continue reading

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The “I no know” defense

Now why am I suddenly remembering an incident from years ago, involving a particular criminal case on which I did a little work? After all, Sidebar is about civil, not criminal cases. Could this incident be somehow relevant to other … Continue reading

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