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The recent brouhaha over Kanye, Taylor Swift, and the Snapchat heard 'round the world is a perfect way to learn about Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPP), which are meritless lawsuits meant to bully a defendant and stifle speech.
We here at Team Legal are on pins and needles waiting for the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the biggest abortion case to hit the Court’s steps in more than a decade. One of our concerns is that we won't get a majority opinion in Whole Woman's Health, but rather be saddled with a plurality opinion.
I thought today I’d explain the basic issues surrounding the current bathroom panic that has half the nation clutching their pearls and taking to their fainting couches with a virulent case of the vapors.
On this edition of Boom! Lawyered, we discuss stays. These don't end legal proceedings; they just put them on hold for a while.
Once a person is detained, their loved ones will usually want to get them released so they don't have to languish in a detention center while their case winds its way through immigration court, which can take months, or even years.
It’s a timely topic, considering HB 2, the anti-LGBTQ law that bigots in North Carolina passed last week.
This time, we’re going to explain what res judicata means, recently invoked during the oral arguments for Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt.
Wherein I offer a tweet-by-tweet breakdown of the oral arguments.
This time, we thought we’d unravel the mystery that is the U.S. Supreme Court.
Maybe you've heard what's going on in Ferguson and, amid all the failures of those in power there, you're confused. You've heard the term "consent decree" bandied about, but you don't know what it means.
Because abortion is deemed a difficult or tough topic for adults, it's critical for kids to have age-appropriate ways of understanding it.