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On This Date in Legal History

In 1971 Daniel Ellsberg, a Pentagon analyst, turned over to the New York Times, Washington Post, and other newspapers, a classified file widely known as the “Pentagon Papers”.  The file revealed  that the government was providing the American public with … Continue reading

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Can Plaintiff’s Delay In Serving a Lawsuit Lead to a Dismissal?

Plaintiff brought a product liability lawsuit alleging that defendant’s defective design and manufacturing of a dish caused her to suffer injuries.  She sustained burns to her arms when defendant’s dish broke as she was carrying hot foods.  The plaintiff filed … Continue reading

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