Public Affairs

Amazon’s HQ2 Sweepstakes: A Long, Strange Trip It Will Be

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Amazon’s HQ2 Sweepstakes: A Long, Strange Trip It Will Be

“Chicago, New York, Detroit and it’s all on the same street . . .” Most assuredly, Amazon’s HQ2 sweepstakes was […]

Public Affairs

Déjà vu All Over Again?

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Déjà vu All Over Again?

Special Counsel Mueller Has Been Down This Path Before The appointment of Robert Mueller III as Special Counsel to investigate […]

Public Affairs

Is there a Fourth Estate in Trump’s Future?

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Is there a Fourth Estate in Trump’s Future?

After a long campaign in which President-elect Donald Trump played fast and loose with the facts and expertly manipulated the […]

Public Affairs

The Government Isn’t Winning the Crypto War

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The Government Isn’t Winning the Crypto War

But Is Anyone? This article originally appeared in Westlaw Journal Software Law. By Randall Samborn and Samantha Kruse. Microsoft Corp. and […]

Crisis

Police Video: Sunshine is the Best Disinfectant

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Police Video: Sunshine is the Best Disinfectant

Before the horrific ambush of police in Dallas, President Obama got it right in his remarks about the police-involved shootings […]

Crisis

Is America’s Judicial System the Biggest Loser in Celebrity Trials?

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Is America’s Judicial System the Biggest Loser in Celebrity Trials?

Since O.J. Simpson’s murder trial, I’ve developed a healthy disdain for celebrity trials, and now, I’m loathing them even more. […]

Public Affairs

Can Apple and the FBI Stand Together Before Courts or Congress Declare a ‘Winner?’

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Can Apple and the FBI Stand Together Before Courts or Congress Declare a ‘Winner?’

The now-apparently-fizzled legal battle between the FBI and Apple over national security and privacy interests was, at least in my […]

Public Affairs

Will the American Bar Association Rediscover its Voice?

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Will the American Bar Association Rediscover its Voice?

As the American Bar Association (ABA) convenes this week for its annual meeting in Chicago, I’m reminded of a strange […]