Sat.Apr 06, 2019 - Fri.Apr 12, 2019

Mike Whelan of Lawyer Forward Moves to Casetext as Managing Editor

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Georgia Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Create Ethics In Journalism Board and Standards To Hold Journalists Accountable For Their Reporting

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Six Georgia state lawmakers think a set of ethical standards for journalists would be an excellent idea, and they've introduced a bill, "The Ethics in Journalism Act," to try to make it so. Coverage from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution points out

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WaPo: WH proposed releasing ICE detainees in sanctuary cities

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FCC Seeks Comments on Proposal to Allow All-Digital AM Radio Transmission

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The FCC yesterday released a Public Notice announcing the receipt of the Petition for Rulemaking asking that the FCC allow AM stations the option to operate an all-digital facility. We wrote about that Petition here. Currently, AM digital operations are allowed only in a hybrid mode – where the station transmits both an analog and a digital signal.

Legal Industry Veteran Sameena Kluck Joins Pro Bono Tech Startup Paladin

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Sometimes news converges in fortuitous ways. Yesterday, I interviewed Felicity Conrad , cofounder and CEO of the pro bono technology startup Paladin , for next week’s LawNext podcast.

End of an Era: Tom Bruce, Trailblazing Director of LII, to Retire after 27 Years

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It is possible that no one was more influential in shaping the universe of online access to legal information than Tom Bruce. Way back in 1992 — a year before the launch of the World Wide Web and when only scraps of legal information could be found on the Internet — Tom and colleague Peter Martin founded the Legal Information Institute at Cornell Law School, with the goal of making the law available to everyone online, for free.

Fastcase Adds Expert Witness Profiles from JurisPro and Courtroom Insight

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Legal research company Fastcase said today that new partnerships with JurisPro and Courtroom Insight , two companies that provide expert-witness profiles and data, will allow it to provide access to over 100,000 expert witness profiles from within the Fastcase 7 platform.

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The Importance of Having A Hobby For Lifetime Happiness

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Buttigieg & Pence continue feud over their faith. Buttigieg is right. Pence is a phony hypocrite whop uses religion to divide and discriminate.

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Black church fires in Louisiana: Officials give update after arresting a.

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Brutality And Death At The Southern Border!

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Asylum seekers in Mexico face uncertainty after court halts Trump policy | US news | The Guardian

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"Seven Central American families living temporarily in Mexico appeared in a San Diego immigration court on Tuesday to plead for asylum in the United States.

Kirstjen Nielsen’s Cruel Legacy: Outgoing DHS Secretary Proudly Separate.

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Bernie Sanders - A Progressive Agenda for the 2020 Presidential Race | T.

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Trump makes his immigration case: "Our country is full"

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Mobile Homes: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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'White power' symbol found after fire destroys social justice center that hosted Rosa Parks, MLK Jr.

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"April 2, 2019, 9:38 PM EDT By Doha Madani A Tennessee social justice center that has hosted iconic civil rights leaders was destroyed in a fire and a "white power" symbol was found on the site, the center said.

Opinion | ‘Someone Is Always Trying to Kill You’ - The New York Times

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"P RESIDENT TRUMP CALLS IMMIGRANTS “CRIMINALS” — drug dealers and rapists intent on plundering America. But the truth, as I saw so clearly over a monthlong reporting trip in Honduras, is that migrants are fleeing a society controlled by criminals.

Anger about an anti-Muslim poster against Rep. Omar erupts in the House.

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Regulatory Issues from the NAB Convention: License Renewals, ATSC 3.0, Translator Interference, Ownership Rules, and Children’s TV

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Questions about regulations from Washington don’t disappear just because you are spending time in Las Vegas, and this week’s NAB Convention brought discussion of many such issues. We’ll write about the discussion of antitrust issues that occurred during several sessions at the Convention in another post. But, today, we will report on news about more imminent actions on other issues pending before the FCC.

AI-Powered Spend-Management Platform Brightflag Raises $8.5M Series A Funding

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Brightflag , an e-billing and spend-management platform for corporate legal departments that uses artificial intelligence to review outside counsel invoices, has raised $8.5 million in a Series A funding round, bringing the company’s total raise to $11 million. The round was led by Sands Capital Ventures , Arlington, Va., with participation from existing investors Frontline Ventures and Tribal Ventures.

Hearing with Trump's Treasury Secretary goes off the rails.A central case example of White privilege at work.

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Trump Says the U.S. Is ‘Full.’ Much of the Nation Has the Opposite Problem. - The New York Times - He means the US is to full for Brown and Black people. When will White America stand up to this bigot? Silence is consent.

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Trump Says the U.S. Is ‘Full.’ Much of the Nation Has the Opposite Problem. - The New York Times

Trump’s Rhetoric Echoes Nazis, Beto O’Rourke Says Rightly

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"PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP’S defenders professed outrage on Friday at comments from Beto O’Rourke, a Democratic presidential candidate, who accurately observed that the president’s rhetoric on immigrants would not have been out of place in Nazi Germany.