Loose Ends, 9-14-08

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: “The married prison shrink who carried on a steamy affair with a gang-member inmate in her care finally found her conscience yesterday, weeping in court as she described her ‘pain and guilt’ before a judge spared her jail time.” Which was punishment enough considering jail would have been giving her exactly what she wants.  …

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Loose Ends, 9-12-08

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Bitter Lawyer has skeptically reviewed this article several times assuming that “lifting” must be an avant-garde legal term.  But no—it really is about a lawyer who compares his career to his award-winning fitness hobby.  [Atlanta Business Chronicle] It’s not often that you get to read the following on Above the Law: “One almost hopes …

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Loose Ends, 9-11-08

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Rapper Kanye West was just arrested at LAX for throwing a photographer’s camera to the ground and breaking it.  That, that, that, that, that what don’t kill him.  Can only make him stronger. [TMZ.com] Law books are heavier than iPhones.  And that’s annoying.  Amazon.com wants to lighten the literal load on law students, so …

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Loose Ends, 9-10-08

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Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: What’s the purse for divorcing Greg Norman?  $128 million.  And Christmas decorations. [news.com.au] Congratulations, Top 10 Family-Friendly Firms!  Your kids hate and resent you the least.  [Am Law Daily] Josh Hartnett is suing the Daily Mirror for alleging he had sex in a London public library and that it was caught on tape by …

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