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Using River Logic to Build AFAs

A recent post on Slaw highlighted an interesting tool called eGanges which employs the Ishikawa Fishbone approach to solving legal problems. This approach uses river logic in contrast to a decision tree approach. Beyond the wonderful 'Ishikawa Fishbone' name, I … Continue reading

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Flood Update: Mississippi River Rising in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. – State agencies in Louisiana continued their flood preparation and response efforts on Wednesday, May 18, 2011. The rising water is slowly taking over thousands of acres of farmland. The state estimates 18 thousand acres of crops … Continue reading

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River Barges Break Loose and Crash into Mississippi River Bridge

Baton Rouge, LA – On Saturday, May 14, 2011 two dozen barges were being towed in the Mississippi River in Baton Rouge, LA when 4 of the barges got loose. Two of the stray barges struck the Old Mississippi River … Continue reading

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Mississippi River Bridge Barge Accident Shuts Down I-155

DYERSBURG, TN – A barge struck a pier on the Mississippi River Bridge on May 3, 2011 amidst record high water levels Satellite view of the site of a barge accident on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 where a river barge … Continue reading

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Duck boats return to Delaware River with new guidelines

Duck boats return to Delaware River with new guidelines Mike Dunn, KYW City Hall Bureau Chief The “Ride the Ducks” amphibious tour boats were cleared to return to the Delaware River for the first time since the fatal collision last … Continue reading

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