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Gator tragedy leaves Disney facing legal nightmare, say experts – Fox News


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Gator tragedy leaves Disney facing legal nightmare, say experts
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Legal experts have some unsolicited advice for Disney World, where an alligator pulled a toddler to his death Tuesday: Settle with the boy's family, and do it fast. The Orlando, Fla., theme park's reputation as a carefree and family-friendly
Legal experts: Did Disney do enough to warn its guests about alligators?Washington Post
Is Disney Legally Liable for the Gator Attack?TheWrap

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If pot is legal, we don’t need these absurd restrictions: Jesse Ventura – CNBC


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If pot is legal, we don't need these absurd restrictions: Jesse Ventura
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There are many legal activities we can partake in that aren't exactly healthy decisions, but our government has no say in how frequently we do them or if we're doing them to excess. For instance, as Americans, we can buy and consume as much alcohol as
John Kasich makes medical marijuana legal in OhioNEWS10 ABC
Ohioans can start using medical marijuana legally in SeptemberDayton Daily News

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Justice Dept. Backs Fired VA Official in Legal Challenge – ABC News


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Justice Dept. Backs Fired VA Official in Legal Challenge
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The Justice Department is siding with a legal argument by a fired Department of Veterans Affairs official at the center of a nationwide scandal over long wait times for veterans seeking medical care and secret lists covering up the delays. Sharon
Fired Phoenix VA director scores legal win, sparks outrageStars and Stripes

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Prosecutors, defense outline legal theories in closings at Officer Edward Nero’s trial – Baltimore Sun


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Prosecutors, defense outline legal theories in closings at Officer Edward Nero's trial
Baltimore Sun
Marc Zayon, Nero's attorney, dismissed Bledsoe's claim, saying his client followed established legal precedent surrounding when and how police officers can stop fleeing suspects. Even if Nero had strayed from such precedent, Zayon said, it wouldn't

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BakerHostetler Hires AI Lawyer, Ushers In The Legal Apocalypse – Above the Law


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BakerHostetler Hires AI Lawyer, Ushers In The Legal Apocalypse
Above the Law
The danger ROSS poses to the legal profession is in disrupting the continuing education of lawyers. From the perspective of the partner (and, by extension, the client), a young lawyer billing 15 hours to collect and analyze caselaw across multiple
Future is now? Major law firm hires AI tech for its bankruptcy casesCNBC

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India’s long wait for justice: 27m court cases trapped in legal logjam – The Guardian


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India's long wait for justice: 27m court cases trapped in legal logjam
The Guardian
The result of these never-ending cases is a crisis of faith in the legal system. Two-thirds of ongoing cases are criminal rather than civil cases, which suggests that India's judicial system more than six decades after independence is not much

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Perspective: ‘Chat Bots’ Provide Opportunity to the Legal Profession – Bloomberg Big Law Business


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Perspective: 'Chat Bots' Provide Opportunity to the Legal Profession
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From an in-house legal perspective bots provide an exciting opportunity for legal departments to continue to re-engineer their legal support responsibilities. Our Microsoft legal team constantly explores ways in which we can “de-lawyer” or “stop doing

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Britain’s most popular diesel cars all exceed legal limit for safe pollution levels, tests find – Telegraph.co.uk


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Britain's most popular diesel cars all exceed legal limit for safe pollution levels, tests find
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All of Britain's most popular diesel cars exceed the legal limit for safe levels of pollution, official tests have found with toxic emissions up to 14 times higher than claimed by manufacturers. The "real world" tests, conducted in the wake of the

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Device used to trick cellphones into revealing location raises legal issue, lawmaker says – Fox News


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Device used to trick cellphones into revealing location raises legal issue, lawmaker says
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That legal vagueness is what concerns lawmakers. "If you can track somebody's location 24/7, you know the content of their life," said Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. "I think innocent Americans have a reasonable expectation of privacy." Chaffetz last

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