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12
Oct 2012
The Defence Rests: Not Criminally Liable Because of Sleep

The Defence Rests: Not Criminally Liable Because of Sleep

Events occurring while an individual is sleeping can exculpate the perpetrator from criminal liability.

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06
Nov 2009
H1N1 Law - Swine Law for a Swine Flu

H1N1 Law - Swine Law for a Swine Flu

In a state of public health law anarchy, professional hockey players receive a killer flu vaccine while infants and pregnant women wait.

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28
May 2012
Defamation Double-Jeopardy: Duhaime v Mulcair

Defamation Double-Jeopardy: Duhaime v Mulcair

Even politicians can cross the line and feel the wrath of justice, but as in many defamation cases, the law can only do so much.

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07
Mar 2012
Randy Newsham's Bad Day | Exotic Dancer Slips, Litigates and Loses

Randy Newsham's Bad Day | Exotic Dancer Slips, Litigates and Loses

Randy Newsham, exotic dancer, litigant, slips, litigates and loses. » Continue Reading

26
Jan 2014
Oscar Wilde, Sodomite

Oscar Wilde, Sodomite

A criminal conviction, 2 years hard labour, a career in tatters, financial ruin and a premature death is the price Oscar Wilde paid .. just for a gay relationship.

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22
Jul 2008

Banning the Use of Hand-Held Cell Phones While Driving

What is with banning hand-held cell phone use while driving that's so difficult for law-makers? Maybe this will help: The Emperor has no clothes! The Emperor has no clothes!

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30
Dec 2011
Sleep and The Law: Strange Bedfellows

Sleep and The Law: Strange Bedfellows

Shocker! Sleep issues contribute substantially to many incidents that end up in the Courtroom, and which have significantly compromised public safety.

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03
Aug 2012
Liability Issues Erupt Over Popular Hip Replacement Options

Liability Issues Erupt Over Popular Hip Replacement Options

Fascinating hip surgery legal spat leaves hobbled patients in the lurch.

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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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23
Jan 2013
World's Greatest Workers' Compensation or Tort Claim? Do Cellphones = Increased Risk of Brain Tumor?

World's Greatest Workers' Compensation or Tort Claim? Do Cellphones = Increased Risk of Brain Tumor?

Is there a mass tort claim emerging from a hidden but  non-negligible risk for brain tumors in extensive  electromagnetic radition from cell phones?

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