At the University of Texas School of Law's CLE eLibrary, Berger Harris c
From an article in the National Law Journal:
The following are two articles on the real lesson of Thanksgiving:
Jeremy Byellin offers some advice:
There are the obvious, lawyerly tasks like making court appearances, meeting or otherwise communicating with clients, drafting court documents, and researching.
Lawyers must be wary of any communication with jurors in cases the lawyers are litigating. It is universally recognized that such contact is forbidden as it could sway or influence a juror’s decision-making, even unconsciously. But how attenuated can such contact be and still be considered to f
According to a recent 7th Circuit US Court of Appeals opinion authored by Judge Posner, the answer is “no.” In a Forbes article, Nick Sibilla of the Institute of Justice wrote about the case—Backpage.com, LLC v. Dart—and court’s opinion:
The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) reported the results of a newly released poll on the topic of college campus due process: