Category: Featured

Brief Writing 101 / Kethledge

Chas Rutledge A woman was walking her dog. The dog ran into the street. The woman ran into the street. A car struck the woman....

Don’t Do This to Her!

Chas Rutledge With all these healthcare.gov glitches I almost forgot about any actual legal problems in Obamacare – and, for some, there are still too...

Asylum: Should They Stay or Should They Go?

Katharine Smith A recent Seventh Circuit holding has resurrected and called into question a 2005 Sixth Circuit decision regarding immigration law and asylum eligibility. Processes...

Dirty, Dirtier, or Dirtiest?

Chas Rutledge The Sixth Circuit recently explained that TripAdvisor did not defame the Grand Resort of Pigeon Forge by ranking the hotel Number One on...

Sorry for the Jackass Offense

Morgan Blair James Public shaming is not only a popular punishment among unhappy pet owners whose dog chewed on their favorite pair of shoes, but...

Police Function or Human Function?

Chas Rutledge In Kovacic, the majority held that social workers do not have immunity when removing children from a home because they are performing a police...

The New Law School “Class”

Chas Rutledge Jobless law school grads have been suing their alma maters all over the country. Most are unsuccessful and this latest attempt by twelve...

Blew What?

Chas Rutledge In 2005 a federal judge was forced to treat one gram of crack as 100 grams of cocaine and sentence two African-American cousins...