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Sotomayor takes her seat: First Amendment, legal advice cases on new term's docket.
October 1, 2009 ... THE U.S. SUPREME Court s newest justice, Sonia Sotomayor, is its first Latina and the third woman. But she is also the third New Yorker on the bench. Sotomayor, who was raised in the Bronx, joins Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is from...

Illegal procedure? Small conferences want the BCS penalized for keeping them out.(Bowl Championship Series)
October 1, 2009 ... FOR MOST OF THE SECOND HALF OF THE 2008 college football season, the Alabama Crimson Tide rolled atop the Bowl Championship Series standings and appeared headed for the national title contest in Miami. That was until the Tide suffered their...

Give chronology a timeout: organize your evidence so it will have the most impact with the jury.
October 1, 2009 ... "WHAT DO YOU MEAN, JUMBLED?" said Harry. "I called every witness according to his or her position in the company. I arranged the testimony of all the witnesses and introduced each exhibit in strict chronological order. I spent weeks...

Shedding tiers: look out, Harvard: Seton Hall grad makes it to clerk status.
October 1, 2009 ... IN APRIL, JUSTICE ANTONIN SCALIA DID WHAT HE does best. To put it bluntly, he put it bluntly: If you want to be a clerk and you're not from Harvard or Yale, he's just not interested in hiring you. No shocker, that. But the way Scalia said...

Thou shalt not sue.(class action suit against collection agency)
October 1, 2009 ... MARK AND SARA NEILL WERE DEEPLY OFFENDED WHEN A DEBT COLLECTOR contacted them last fall over an unpaid $88 chiropractor's bill. But the affront had nothing to do with the debt or the collector's tactics and everything to do with the debt ...