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The Hill, August 14, 2017

President Trump has been quietly making lifetime appointments to fill more than 100 vacancies on federal courts across the country.

Southeast Texas Record, August 10, 2017

DALLAS – The president of the Texas Association of Consumer Lawyers was recently arrested for assaulting several people while apparently intoxicated.

Austin American Statesman, August 11, 2017

Most Americans have seen those TV ads touting “billions of dollars” set aside for victims of mesothelioma, the lethal cancer associated with asbestos exposure. Few realize that these funds are also at the center of a national controversy that disproportionately affects military veterans.

The Hill, August 8, 2017

In May, President Trump released a budget that shaves $800 billion from Medicaid over a decade. Even if only some of these cuts are enacted, state Medicaid programs will be looking for replacement funds.

Delish, August 9, 2017

When you order a donut, you're probably not buying it because you think it's healthy. However, "fruit-flavored" donuts could be thought of as a better choice (I guess), and customers have not been happy to find out otherwise.

 
USA Today, March 29, 2015

Ignorance of the law, we are often told, is no excuse. "Every man is presumed to know the law," says a long-established legal aphorism. And if you are charged with a crime, you would be well advised to rely on some other defense than "I had no idea that was illegal."

The Advocate, August 7, 2017

Louisiana’s junior U.S. Senator John Kennedy has only been in office a few months, but he already has a chance to make his mark. As a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, he will soon consider a bill that would help people — particularly veterans — struggling with asbestos-related illnesses, protect America’s businesses, and expose scam artists.

 
Wall Street Journal, August 9, 2017

We all know that there are discrepancies between the ideal of how institutions are supposed to work and their everyday reality. A recent paper explores one troubling problem of this sort in the judicial realm.

Southeast Texas Record, August 7, 2017

AUSTIN – The state of Texas was recognized as one of the most business-friendly in the country and tort reformers said capping how much a person can collect on a lawsuit is part of the reason.

Houston Chronicle, August 4, 2017

Big businesses and commercial building owners in Harris County have unleashed a growing number of lawsuits in recent years to knock millions of dollars off their property tax bills.

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