Monthly Archives: February 2014

HBO’s “Thurgood”

HBO‘s Thurgood is a one-man show filmed before a live audience at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.  Laurence Fishburne plays Thurgood Marshall, who presumably returns to Howard University School of Law to share his life story with the student … Continue reading

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February is National African American History Month

On February 11, 1986, the 99th Congress passed a joint resolution designating February as “National Black (Afro-American) History Month.”  The law was aimed to “salute all that Black Americans have done to build our country.”  Take a look at Public … Continue reading

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Do CROCS Sandals Pose a Heightened Risk on Escalators?

A girl was wearing CROCS sandals when her foot got caught going down an escalator.  A bystander freed her, but not before she sustained injuries.  The child and her mother sued Crocs, Inc. for several causes of action including negligent … Continue reading

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Learn All About the Supreme Court

C-Span’s website @ http://supremecourt.c-span.org offers a wealth of information about the United States Supreme Court.  Visitors can take a virtual tour of the Old Supreme Court chambers, located in the U.S. Capitol building.  The Court met there from 1810-1860.  Chief Justice … Continue reading

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