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Infringing upon First Amendment rights makes policing ‘virtually impossible’

Infringing upon First Amendment rights makes policing ‘virtually impossible’

The Department of Justice (DOJ) released a scathing report on Baltimore’s policing this week, a result of its 14-month investigation after Freddie Gray, a black man, died from an injury he sustained during transport in a police van. While much of the outrage surrounding the report focuses on evidence of racial profiling and excessive use of force, […]

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A Missouri public defender was so fed up with budget cuts he assigned a case to the governor

A Missouri public defender was so fed up with budget cuts he assigned a case to the governor

Faced with debilitating budget cuts, Missouri head public defender Michael Barrett found a creative solution when a poor man needed a lawyer. He ordered the governor, Jay Nixon, to represent him, according to a letter released by Barrett. Missouri law allows the public defender to delegate legal representation “to any member of the state bar of Missouri” in […]

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U.S. Constitution becomes Amazon best-seller after father’s powerful rebuke of Trump

LOS ANGELES — A pocket version of the U.S. Constitution has become a best-seller on Amazon.com. The Constitution emerged as a best-seller days after Muslim-American lawyer Khizr Khan, whose son was killed while serving in Iraq, flashed a pocket Constitution and offered to lend it to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a speech at […]

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The 24 best law schools for securing federal clerkships

Business Insider recently released its list of the 50 best law schools in the country, which focused on the institutions that lead to top jobs in the legal world. The ranking primarily homed in on the percentage of graduates who land full-time, long-term, highly coveted jobs, which we narrowed down to two things: positions at big law firms and federal clerkships. While not the […]

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3 Reasons Your Marketing Team Needs Super Lawyers

Are you responsible for your firm’s marketing? Planning a meeting to brainstorm advertising spending for the rest of the year? We want to make sure you have all the tools to make an informed decision. Let Super Lawyers Magazine be part of the answer. Highlighting achievements is a sure-fire way of creating buzz around your […]

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Edward Snowden’s phone case will tell you if you’re being tracked

http://mashable.com/2016/07/21/edward-snowden-phone-case/?utm_campaign=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial Senior Litigating AttorneyLeslie Richards,Esquire Senior Litigation Attorney For than 30 years, the Law Offices of Leslie Richards, P.C. has been providing individuals and small-to-medium size business owners with experienced legal counsel.

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Chapel of Saint Michael in France

Chapel of Saint Michael in France

Saint-Michel d’Aiguilhe is a chapel in Aiguilhe, near Le Puy-en-Velay, France, built in 969 on a volcanic plug 85 metres (279 ft) high. The chapel is reached by 268 steps carved into the rock. It was built to celebrate the return from the pilgrimage of Saint James. In 1429, the mother of Joan of Arc, […]

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Saving Your Home from Foreclosure in California

The prospect of losing a home to foreclosure is both financially and emotionally challenging.  With the economic crises that recently unfolded in The United States (the housing bubble burst that began in 2006, the foreclosure crisis in 2010, and the recession), the fear of foreclosure has been placed at the forefront of many American households. […]

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays for 2015

Senior Litigating AttorneyLeslie Richards,Esquire Senior Litigation Attorney For than 30 years, the Law Offices of Leslie Richards, P.C. has been providing individuals and small-to-medium size business owners with experienced legal counsel.

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Refugees have a New Home Nearby Leslie Richards Attorney

(Los Angeles)-The LA County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to allow Syrian refugees escaping persecution to make Los Angeles their home. There are concerns raised about security measures for these individuals. Checkout the press release story here. However, the motion states that they are subject to rigorous security screenings of any traveler to the United […]

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