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In Statement, Top Federal Prosecutor in Massachusetts Signals Good News for Recreational Marijuana Industry

Our colleague Joseph A. McNelis III has written an excellent article for the In the Weeds blog about a recent statement from the U.S. Attorney in Massachusetts regarding his office’s enforcement priorities surrounding recreational marijuana.  In his statement, U.S. Attorney … Continue reading

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Missouri Prosecutor Reprimanded

A summary of a May 1 oral argument from the web page of the Missouri Supreme Court SC96939 In re: Eric G. Zahnd Platte County Attorney discipline Listen to the oral argument: SC96939 MP3 file Chief Disciplinary Counsel Alan Pratzel… … Continue reading

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Appointment of a Special Prosecutor and Special Deputy Attorney General following the resignation of former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

Appointment of a Special Prosecutor and Special Deputy Attorney General following the resignation of former New York State Attorney General Eric SchneidermanSource: Office of the New York State GovernorOn May 8, 2018 Andrew M. Cuomo sent the following communication to … Continue reading

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Seattle’s Prosecutor to Appeal Ruling Permitting Man to Live in His Truck

The City Prosecutor of Seattle has announced his office will appeal a March 2, 2018 court ruling in favor of a Seattle resident whose truck, which he used as his home, was impounded by the City. Steven Long, the defendant, … Continue reading

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The Tone-Deaf ICC Prosecutor

by Kevin Jon Heller Moreno-Ocampo has always had the reputation of being more politically savvy than legally savvy. Frankly, he seems completely politically tone-deaf to me. Witness his recent comments on the implications of a possible UN General Assembly decision … Continue reading

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