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Caption This! (June 27, 2013)

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What in the Bitter Lawyer is going on here? Put your lawyerly wisdom to the test and post a comment below or on Facebook with a witty, hilarious, or brilliant caption to this comic, courtesy of Shutterstock.com. And keep it clean(ish) and, y’know, respectful. The editor’s pick will be announced next week, and then we’ll post the comic with the winning caption on Facebook.

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SCOTUS Decisions: Making Lawyers More Elitist

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There is no shortage of news coming from the Supreme Court this week. News outlets, twitter, facebook feeds, and the like are blowing up with comments about the Voting Rights Act, the Defense of Marriage Act, and Proposition 8. Everyone is ready and willing to add their “thoughts” to the discussion about what the Court should be doing, what they …

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110-Year-Old Tombstone Stolen: Other Cemetery Residents All Suspects

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Breckenridge Colorado, (elevation 9,600 feet) has been rocked to the bones. According to CBS Denver, a 110 year old grave marker was stolen from a local cemetery. The article repeatedly calls the marker a tombstone… despite the fact that they make a huge deal about it being made of wood. A genealogist discovered the theft of the tombwood while taking …

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Oregon Death Row Inmate Gets Reprieve, Tries to Have it Overturned

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Governor John Kitzhaber granted a reprieve to all of the prisoners on Oregon’s death row in November 2011. While he did not commute the sentences, he stated that he would not allow any more executions to take place while he was in office because he feels the death penalty is morally wrong. Of course, this was met with some resistance, …

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Caption This! (June 20, 2013)

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What in the Bitter Lawyer is going on here? Put your lawyerly wisdom to the test and post a comment below or on Facebook with a witty, hilarious, or brilliant caption to this comic, courtesy of Shutterstock.com. And keep it clean(ish) and, y’know, respectful. The editor’s pick will be announced next week, and then we’ll post the comic with the winning caption on Facebook.

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