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  • 1. Sorry, I got high/drunk/laid last night is not a valid excuse for missing class 2. “Because I got high/drunk/laid last night, I missed class. I can’t make it to any of your office hours, so could you come in on the weekend and tell me everything I missed in class?” 3. “My other grandmother […]
  • Governments and global health authorities are struggling to halt an outbreak of deadly Ebola virus that has killed at least 3,300 people since it began in West Africa in March. LATEST STORIES > Up to 100 possibly exposed to U.S. Ebola patient; four isolated > EXCLUSIVE-U.S. nears solution for safe disposal of Ebola waste > […]
  • HOUSTON, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp has seen some of its oil and gas activities in West Africa disrupted by the Ebola outbreak, including plans to drill offshore Liberia, the company’s chief executive officer said on Thursday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/qGycnaO98Js/idAFL2N0RX1RI20141002
  • DAKAR, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Liberia could prosecute a national who flew to the United States and was diagnosed with the Ebola for making a false statement on travel documents, the head of the West African nation’s airport authority said on Thursday. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/wXQEmiXPRWE/idAFL6N0RX5BH20141002
  • If you find yourself on the lower half of the ladder, you need to change. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/XxJ-Usuc_LM/story01.htm
  • Analysis A wide wave of anticipation that the Supreme Court would plunge into the constitutional controversy over same-sex marriage ran into a wall of silence on Thursday. The Justices released a list of official actions which said nothing at all on that issue. Whether that was disappointing or reassuring, it likely will set off a […]
  • Arguing that one in ten voters already registered in Wisconsin may not actually get to cast their ballots this year, civil rights and citizens’ advocacy groups asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to bar a new requirement to produce a photo ID before voting. By a vote of five to five, a federal appeals court […]
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  • On September 17, the U.S. Tax Court, in Dynamo Holdings LP v. Commissioner, 143 T.C. No. 9 (Sept. 17, 2014), held that a taxpayer could use predictive coding, over the objection of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), to identify relevant electronically stored information (ESI) for production. This is the first Tax Court case to address […]
  • The Supreme Court, taking on new controversy on the eve of opening a new Term, on Thursday stepped into an Arizona case that may settle the future of attempts to take the redrawing of congressional districts out of the hands of legislatures to make that effort non-partisan. If the Court does reach the core issues […]