Category Archives: I. Communicating with lawyers

Escaping from justice by boat? Better take a look at this

From the uber-estimable and uber-funny Kevin Underhill on his Lowering the Bar blog: As we’ve discussed before (see, e.g., this and this and also this and this too), if you’re even going to try to flee from the authorities via … Continue reading

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A lawsuit against the Trump administration re his taxes

Today it was announced that Richard Neal, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, having been denied Trump’s tax returns by Steve Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury — via the normal process of requesting them, per federal law — … Continue reading

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Facts of Life: American judiciary going to the dogs

Or cats. Meow. (See below for reference.) Gee, I’ll bet you think I’m referring to the Texas federal judge’s peculiar and highly derided decision that the entire ACA is unconstitutional. Which he held until the 2018 election was over, but … Continue reading

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