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  • The Return Of The Fortune Cookie

    … How long must a disbarred attorney wait for reinstatement? Sixteen years was the period of banishment for an attorney reinstated yesterday by the New York Appellate Division for the Second Judicial Department. The attorney had been disbarred in 1998 as a result of a criminal fraud scheme described by the New York Times Since 1990, Mitchell…

    3 readers - Legal Profession Blog
  • 1999 E-Mail Urged Clinton To Invoke Talmudic Law As Lewinsky Defense

    … law definition of adultery in defending against charges growing out of his relationship with Monica Lewinsky. The e-mail that originated with a Long Island woman, who sent on an analysis of Talmudic law developed by Dartmouth Jewish Studies professor Susannah Heschel, read in part: According to classical Jewish law, President Clinton did not commit adultery; adultery is defined as a married man having intercourse with a married woman, and Monica Lewinsky is single, …

    5 readers - Howard Friedman/ Religion Clause
  • All the suntain lotion in the world…

    … in sunny Phoenix, Arizona. It is truly a marvel of arrogance. Imagine being so utterly uninterested in anything besides how you’d like your box of Erector Set pieces to look like at the award ceremony that you design a massive building, meant for human habitation, that is actually a gigantic greenhouse that grabs scorching-hot sunbeams from one…

    Ron Coleman/ LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION®
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