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Case o' The Week: Faster than a speeding jet – Shimabukuro and Custodial Terms for Supervised Release

  Defense counsel flew for six hours, from SFO to Honolulu, after oral argument in San Francisco  The Ninth was considerably faster: it took only four hours to deliver the per curiam victory.   United States v. Shimabukuro, 2018 WL … Continue reading

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Trial to Begin in Playground Dog Attack Trial Next Week

Stock image.  Atlanta—Trial is scheduled to begin next week against a dog owner whose German Shepherd is accused of attacking a 7-year-old girl at an Atlanta-area playground. Wright v. Cranman and Azima, 15EV000089.  Read more detail on Recent Health Care … Continue reading

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Week in Review

IN THE NEWS Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress about his company’s use of data, facing questions about news that Cambridge Analytica, a political data firm, had reportedly collected data from over 87 million Facebook users and used it to … Continue reading

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A Week at Public Defender Service in DC

I came into law school completely certain that I was going to be a public service lawyer. I had absolutely zero exposure or experience to public service lawyering, however. Though I had a large collection of community service hours, mostly … Continue reading

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150 Arizona National Guard Troops Prepare for Border Patrol Next Week

One hundred and fifty members of the Arizona National Guard will be deployed along the United States border with Mexico in the coming week, said state Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday. The announcement, made over Twitter and through an official … Continue reading

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