Someone Actually Did Take This Case: Pre-textual Firing Edition

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We get it, we get it. Times are tough out there. Not so tough that you’d take the case of the parents who wanted to sue the parents of a kid that didn’t attend their son’s birthday party, but let’s face it: that’s a pretty low bar. So, regrettably, you might have to just suck it up and be the …

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Is Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane The Comeback Kid?

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The word is out, and without a leak. The investigative grand jury considering whether Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane (D) should face criminal charges has said she should, according to documents released by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The released documents do not, however, provide any details on the testimony the grand jury heard. The released documents do show that the …

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Kathleen Kane's PA Pileup: Porn, Penn State, Porous Grand Juries, and Possible Charges

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane (D) appears headed for a bad year after having endured a pretty tough 2014. A leak from an investigative grand jury investigating a grand jury leak (yes, that’s right) says the jury has recommended criminal charges against Kane. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, which cited unnamed sources, the investigative grand jury authorized by former Pennsylvania …

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Lawyers, Don't Do This: Special Just For Prosecutors Version

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So you are a prosecutor. Congratulations! And you are prosecuting actual criminals who seem to have done bad things! Also congratulations! You should be very proud of yourself. What you should not do, ever, though, is do what Canyon County (Idaho) Deputy Prosecutor Erica Kallin did and decide that it would be a great idea to recite the lyrics from …

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