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Attention BrewBros: Internet Archive Announces Closing of National Emergency Library

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The eponymous Mr. Kahle announced with the usual huge heaping rasher of sanctimonious twaddle straight from the mollycoddle mumbletank that the so-called “National Emergency Library” was closing early. Not because Brewster Kahle did anything wrong, not because he got a Tillis-gram, no no no. It’s because there are other resources for the “Internet bound.” ” Internet bound. You read that right.

Washington, State that Pioneered Licensed Legal Technicians, Cancels the Program

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The Washington Supreme Court has voted 7-2 to end the state’s pioneering Limited License Legal Technicians program, a first-of-its-kind program that the court created in 2012 in an effort to help address the unmet legal needs of residents who could not afford a lawyer.

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Garon on a Conceptual Framework of Entertainment Law for the Twenty-First Century

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Jon Garon, Shepard Broad College of Law, has published Towards a Conceptual Framework of Entertainment Law for the Twenty-First Century. Here is the abstract. Throughout the history of entertainment, there have been only three goals of the state’s regulatory focus

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Opinion | Coronavirus Could Make America?s Gun Problem Even Deadlier - The New York Times

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We studied 26 million Americans over 12 years.

Brewster Kahle Gets Another Tillis-Gram For Internet Archive’s National Emergency Ripoff, this Time with Added Songs and No Mechanicals

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Download a copy here. June 10, 2020. Mr. Brewster Kahle. Founder and Digital Librarian. Internet Archive. 300 Funston Avenue. San Francisco, CA 94118 Dear Mr. Kahle: I write to you again as Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Intellectual Property. In my April 8, 2020 letter, I expressed my concern that the Internet. Archive’s announcement of a National Emergency ” Library” filled with 1.4

ILTACON 2020 Will Be Entirely Virtual

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The International Legal Technology Association had seemed to be on the fence about whether to retain a physical aspect of its annual ILTACON conference in August, but now it has decisively come down on the side of a virtual-only conference.

Calderon on The Shield and the Sword: The Press Between the Public Interest and the Illegal Interception of Private Communications

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Andres Calderon, Universidad del Pacifico Law School; Universidad del Pacifico Research Center, is publishing The Shield and the Sword: The Press Between the Public Interest and the Illegal Interception of Private Communications in volume 43 of the Hastings Communications and

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The Cross of Iron

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In a month when we honor the memory of the Normandy invasion, it is well to also remember that no one understands this deadly calculus better than a soldier. Particularly one who had a lifetime to think over the question and the math–only the price has gone up. Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone.

Join Us for Our Legaltech Journalists’ Roundtable, Tomorrow at 11 ET

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Our weekly journalists’ roundtable is back again tomorrow, at an earlier hour this time. Join us as our panel of legaltech journalists discuss the top stories of the week. We’re convening at an earlier hour this time: Friday, June 12, 11 a.m. It is free but registration is required.

Copyright Office Regulates @MLC_US: Selected Public Comments on MLC Transparency: @KerryMuzzey

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[Editor Charlie sez: The U.S. Copyright Office is proposing many different ways to regulate The MLC, which is the government approved mechanical licensing collective under MMA authorized to collect and pay out “all streaming mechanicals for every song ever written or that ever may be written by any songwriter in the world that is exploited in the United States under the blanket license.” The Copyright Office is submitting these regulations to the public to comment on.

Legaltech Week 6.5.20: Guest Bryan Parker Joins the Panel for A Conversation on Diversity

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At the close of a week in which issues of racism and racial injustice have consumed the nation and the world, we abandon our usual news round-up for an in-depth conversation about diversity in law.

Haley Altman Named Litera’s Global Director of Business Development and Strategy

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Haley Altman, who joined the document technology company Litera in August 2019 when it acquired the transactions management company she founded, Doxly, has today been named Litera’s global director of business development and strategy.

America?s Long-Standing Tradition of Police Brutality | Full Frontal on TBS

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Flag of Treason

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Mark Cohen on Turbocharged Transformation in Legal – and A Peak At His Newest Venture

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Mark Cohen is a true thought leader in the legal world. An accomplished litigator at both the U.S.

Georgia?s Disastrous Primary | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Legislating Healing and Justice with Ayanna Pressley | Full Frontal on TBS

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No masks, no water: New York protesters held in ?abysmal? conditions, experts say | US news | The Guardian

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"Protesters in New York have been unnecessarily arrested and detained for as long as 48 hours in “abysmal” conditions without access to masks, food and water, according to legal experts.

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New Clio-ABA Partnership Offers Mutual Discounts and Deals

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A new partnership announced today between the American Bar Association and practice management company Clio gives Clio customers free ABA memberships and ABA members discounts on Clio’s annual plans.

Derek Chauvin and George Floyd had history of not getting along, coworke.

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When 2 worlds collide: Death of George Floyd

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Opinion | For Older People, Despair, as Well as Covid-19, Is Costing Lives - The New York Times

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‘This is like being in prison.’ Dr. Aronson is a professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.

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How Dave Chappelle Schooled White Woman On 'Police Brutality' - CH News

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Police: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Dr. Robin DiAngelo discusses 'White Fragility'

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Inaugural ‘American Legal Technology Awards’ Aim to Honor Innovation

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A new round of awards will be given out later this summer to honor companies and individuals who are making a difference in law through technology innovation. Called the American Legal Technology Awards , the organizers say their goal is to honor exceptional achievement in a variety of categories.

George Floyd protests: Police officers fired for excessive force in Atlanta

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Minneapolis city council pledges to dismantle police department in wake of George Floyd's killing ? live | US news | The Guardian

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Minneapolis city council pledges to dismantle police department in wake of George Floyd's killing – live | US news | The Guardian

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White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Nation's Divide

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Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

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Kamala Harris incredible moment closing down Rand Paul

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Police Accountability: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Senior center battling coronavirus was used as a polling place for primary

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Senior center battling coronavirus was used as a polling place for primary

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Coronavirus Lockdowns Saved Millions Of Lives, Journal 'Nature' Reports : NPR

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Coronavirus Lockdowns Saved Millions Of Lives, Journal 'Nature' Reports : NPR

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?It?s Unbelievable That We Have to Keep Doing This?: Protesters March to the White House - The New York Times

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‘It’s Unbelievable That We Have to Keep Doing This’: Protesters March to the White House - The New York Times

Velshi: As journalists, our job is to hold power accountable

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Velshi: As journalists, our job is to hold power accountable

?White Fragility? author on why many whites deny race privilege

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‘White Fragility’ author on why many whites deny race privilege