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Editorial: Douglas County lawyers should volunteer to stave off evictions
Editorial: Douglas County lawyers should volunteer to stave off evictions  Omaha World-Herald

Georgia US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma in Georgia
Georgia US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma in Georgia  EIN News

De'Von Bailey: Marking one year since his death
De'Von Bailey: Marking one year since his death  KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

Heidi Klum 'Never' Traveled on Jeffrey Epstein's Private Jet, Says Her Lawyer: 'Totally False'
Heidi Klum 'Never' Traveled on Jeffrey Epstein's Private Jet, Says Her Lawyer: 'Totally False'  PEOPLE.com

Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business
Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business  Snopes.com

Judge Whose Son Was Killed by Misogynistic Lawyer Speaks Out
Judge Whose Son Was Killed by Misogynistic Lawyer Speaks Out  The New York Times

Federal Judge Breaks Her Silence After Her Son Was Murdered By Disgruntled Attorney
Federal Judge Breaks Her Silence After Her Son Was Murdered By Disgruntled Attorney  mitú inc

Alabama US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste To Make
Alabama US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Has Endorsed Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste To Make  EIN News

The Making of a Molotov Cocktail
The Making of a Molotov Cocktail  New York Magazine

Wave of Evictions Expected as Moratoriums End in Many States
Wave of Evictions Expected as Moratoriums End in Many States  Snopes.com

Martha Priddy Patterson, BA’71, Retirement Planning Expert for Women
Martha Priddy Patterson, BA’71, Retirement Planning Expert for Women  Vanderbilt University News

American Ninja Warrior Winner Drew Drechsel Charged with Child Sex Crimes
American Ninja Warrior Winner Drew Drechsel Charged with Child Sex Crimes  PEOPLE

Update: Dr. Dre's Wife Challenges Prenup, Claims It Was Voided
Update: Dr. Dre's Wife Challenges Prenup, Claims It Was Voided  VladTV

Video from a jail-related death is sure to bring tears in Forsyth County. The hard part: Where we go from here.
Video from a jail-related death is sure to bring tears in Forsyth County. The hard part: Where we go from here.  Winston-Salem Journal

A brave new chapter: AI tackles legal writing
A brave new chapter: AI tackles legal writing  Indiana Lawyer

Are There Exceptions to Face-Mask Requirements?
Are There Exceptions to Face-Mask Requirements?  American Libraries

Religious freedom in America: popular and polarizing
Religious freedom in America: popular and polarizing  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Local News: JP raises question over gay marriage (8/5/20)
Local News: JP raises question over gay marriage (8/5/20)  Lovely County Citizen

Lawyers' Campaign Contributions Often Don't Get Judges Thrown Off Cases. So Why Do They Keep Coming Up? | Texas Lawyer
Lawyers' Campaign Contributions Often Don't Get Judges Thrown Off Cases. So Why Do They Keep Coming Up? | Texas Lawyer  Law.com

LISTEN: Trump Lawyer Can’t Explain to Dan Abrams Why Mail-In Voting is Now Fine for Florida
LISTEN: Trump Lawyer Can’t Explain to Dan Abrams Why Mail-In Voting is Now Fine for Florida  Mediaite

Sushant Singh Rajput's family lawyer alleges Siddharth Pithani switched statements about Rhea in past few days
Sushant Singh Rajput's family lawyer alleges Siddharth Pithani switched statements about Rhea in past few days  News Lagoon

Trump Campaign Lawyer Helping Kanye West Try to Get on the Ballot in Wisconsin: Reports
Trump Campaign Lawyer Helping Kanye West Try to Get on the Ballot in Wisconsin: Reports  PEOPLE.com

Texas Appellate Law Podcast: Mark Trachtenberg Discusses Importance of Strong Visuals in Appellate Briefs
Texas Appellate Law Podcast: Mark Trachtenberg Discusses Importance of Strong Visuals in Appellate Briefs  Lexology

Turkish Women Protest Plans to Withdraw from Treaty Combating Violence Against Women
Turkish Women Protest Plans to Withdraw from Treaty Combating Violence Against Women  Democracy Now!

Takeoff Accused of Raping Woman at Los Angeles House Party as Migos Rapper's Attorney Denies Claim
Takeoff Accused of Raping Woman at Los Angeles House Party as Migos Rapper's Attorney Denies Claim  PEOPLE

"Second Amendment Rights of the Successfully Treated/Former 'Mentally Ill'"
"Second Amendment Rights of the Successfully Treated/Former 'Mentally Ill'"  Reason

3 essential legal resources for attorneys | Legal Blog
3 essential legal resources for attorneys | Legal Blog  Westlaw Insider

Election Lawyers Worry Trump Could Send Federal Law Enforcement to Polls
Election Lawyers Worry Trump Could Send Federal Law Enforcement to Polls  Newsweek

Former Cop in George Floyd Case Seeks Removal of Prosecutor
Former Cop in George Floyd Case Seeks Removal of Prosecutor  Courthouse News Service

Indian Matchmaking: What Happened To Shekar After The Show?
Indian Matchmaking: What Happened To Shekar After The Show?  Screen Rant

Readers recall Doctor Docktor, other interesting names and more - Only in York County
Readers recall Doctor Docktor, other interesting names and more - Only in York County  York Blog

Louisiana US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Offers A Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma Anywhere in Louisiana
Louisiana US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Offers A Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma Anywhere in Louisiana  EIN News

Thai Police Arrest Two Leaders of Student Protests
Thai Police Arrest Two Leaders of Student Protests  The New York Times

You and the Law: Weaponized divorce
You and the Law: Weaponized divorce  Hanford Sentinel

A Q-and-A with Kurt Ruttum, Tonkon Torp's new managing partner
A Q-and-A with Kurt Ruttum, Tonkon Torp's new managing partner  Portland Business Journal

Lawyers guild says Floyd Courthouse’s Confederate monument sends wrong message
Lawyers guild says Floyd Courthouse’s Confederate monument sends wrong message  Roanoke Times

Democrats Worry Attorney General Has An 'October Surprise' In The Making
Democrats Worry Attorney General Has An 'October Surprise' In The Making  WFAE

Superior Court Rebukes Judge Over 'Shocking, Sexist, Offensive' Statements | The Legal Intelligencer
Superior Court Rebukes Judge Over 'Shocking, Sexist, Offensive' Statements | The Legal Intelligencer  Law.com

Another win for the Squad: Progressive champion Ilhan Omar beats well-funded challenger Antone Melton-Meaux.
Another win for the Squad: Progressive champion Ilhan Omar beats well-funded challenger Antone Melton-Meaux.  Sahan Journal

Circuit judge race: Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Orfinger’s ethics
Circuit judge race: Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Orfinger’s ethics  St. Augustine Record

Badger Park use contract reduced
Badger Park use contract reduced  Swnews4u

Circuit judge race: Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Orfinger’s ethics
Circuit judge race: Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Orfinger’s ethics  St. Augustine Record

Already Out of the Office, Talent Flocks to Distributed Firms | The American Lawyer
Already Out of the Office, Talent Flocks to Distributed Firms | The American Lawyer  The American Lawyer

From an Oakland Childhood to the Cusp of History: The Journey of Kamala Harris
From an Oakland Childhood to the Cusp of History: The Journey of Kamala Harris  Vogue

Leveraging Your Referral Network for More Value...During a Pandemic
Leveraging Your Referral Network for More Value...During a Pandemic  JD Supra

US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Retired Navy Officer or NCO Who Now has Mesothelioma to Call Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste - Compensation Might Be in The Millions of Dollars
US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Retired Navy Officer or NCO Who Now has Mesothelioma to Call Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste - Compensation Might Be in The Millions of Dollars  Tyler Morning Telegraph

US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Retired Navy Officer or NCO Who Now has Mesothelioma to Call Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste - Compensation Might Be in The Millions of Dollars
US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Urges the Family of a Retired Navy Officer or NCO Who Now has Mesothelioma to Call Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste - Compensation Might Be in The Millions of Dollars  PRNewswire

The Intersectionality of Diversity and Inclusion: How Do We Pivot From 'Them' to 'Us'? | The Legal Intelligencer
The Intersectionality of Diversity and Inclusion: How Do We Pivot From 'Them' to 'Us'? | The Legal Intelligencer  Law.com

Anna Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Mike Orfinger’s ethics in battle for circuit judge seat
Anna Handy, backed by accident clinics, questions Mike Orfinger’s ethics in battle for circuit judge seat  Daytona Beach News-Journal

It’s Time For Lawyers To Smell The Roses
It’s Time For Lawyers To Smell The Roses  Above the Law