Tag Archives: Place

Estate Tax Stays in Place but Has Modification

Final version of bill nearly doubles current exemption. The Republicans agreed to keep the estate tax before the law was passed, according to an article in Business Insider titled "Republicans have a final deal on their tax bill — here's … Continue reading

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12 Days Of Charitable Giving: Maggie’s Place

Shutterstock It’s the sixth day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2017. Readers have suggested deserving charities over the past few weeks, and I’ll be posting one a day for – well, 12 days (I’m clever that way). … Continue reading

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Boise and the Battle for a Sense of Place @ CityLab

The Atlantic’s CityLab published a nice article on Friday about the growth in Boise, especially how it has crescendoed around a proposed CVS that wants to tear down 20-some affordable housing units, three historic-eligible homes, and build an entire block… … Continue reading

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Bexar County Courthouse Is a Party Place

Your average county courthouse sees more genuine drama and pathos than any television show can ever capture. So, perhaps it is not surprising when one courthouse becomes the scene of partying French Moroccans. Five French citizens of Moroccan background were … Continue reading

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Unimpeachable: 7th Circuit Finds Evidence That Sauna Was Used As Place Of Prostitution Inadmissible Under Rape Shield Rule

Like all states, Wisconsin has a rape shield rule. Under Wisconsin's rule, WIS. STAT. Section 972.11(2)(b), in civil and criminal cases involving alleged sex crimes, any evidence concerning the complaining witness's prior sexual conduct or opinions of the witness's prior… … Continue reading

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