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Entries for 2009

Duhaime's LawMag

The world's first online legal magazine, demystified significant law and justice events around the world, published from 1996 to 2014.

07
Feb 2009

Late Justice For A Woman's Apocalypse

Three heroines of justice, a victim, her lawyer and the judge, bravely refocus the law against historic sexual assault claims in Canada.

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31
Mar 2009

Rules To Practice By, Bottled in 1890

Judge Yerger's advice to young lawyers has fermented well.

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25
Apr 2009

Conduct Unbecoming: The Lawyer's Sword of Damocles

Conduct unbecoming is a catch-all prohibition in the professional conduct handbooks of almost all law societies and bar associations. Because it eludes clear definition, it ever hovers over lawyers - even when they are not at the office - like a sword of Damocles.

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01
Jun 2009
John Haigh, Vampire

John Haigh, Vampire

Criminal law deals with one crazy criminal.

 

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01
Jan 2009
Patrick Roy's Legal Troubles Revisited

Patrick Roy's Legal Troubles Revisited

Anger issues, violence and inappropriate conduct are not foreign to Patrick Roy.

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21
Dec 2009

Saint Lawyer: Lawyers Who Were Sainted

Merry Christ Mass to all and to lawyers too! Saint Ives may be the patron saint of lawyers but he is not the only lawyer to have been sainted by the Roman Catholic Pope.

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09
Jul 2009
Canine Ferae Naturae: The Statutory Elimination of Naturally Fierce Dogs

Canine Ferae Naturae: The Statutory Elimination of Naturally Fierce Dogs

Pit bulls and rottweilers, neither bred nor fit for modern urban life, are proving tough to weed out.

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19
Dec 2009
What to Do With Pirates?

What to Do With Pirates?

Modern-day pirates are a deadly reality of all who roam the high seas. But the solution beckons if the will can be found.

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27
Apr 2009

Hockey Murder

Ladislav Scurko kills: professional hockey is not immune from the occasional dagger of violent crime.

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05
Dec 2009
Funniest Lawyer Christmas Cartoons of All-Time

Funniest Lawyer Christmas Cartoons of All-Time

A set of colors, a pen, a season, an itch against lawyers and all kinds of libellous professional Hell breaks loose.

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