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Brett Emison

Grief Damages Allowed For A Pet (or Property), But Not for People

I'm a dog person. I know cat people, but can't say I particularly understand them. Some true dog people might say I'm not really a dog person – I've only really had two dogs and I…

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Friday Legal & Safety News Round Up: October 26, 2012

Check out these legal, safety, and other news headlines from around the Internet that caught my attention this week:

Top 10 Ways The U.S. Chamber Hurts Americans [Mary Graffam at…

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Special Interests Attacking Missouri Court Plan Stand Down… But They’ll Be Back

The special interest groups attacking the Missouri Plan and trying exert political influence over Missouri's judges has announced they are backing off their support of Amendment 3, that would…

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The Safety Institute: Katie Kearney's Survivor's Story

The Safety Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to injury prevention and product safety. As part of its mission, the TSI Survivor's Network offers support to survivors and family…

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Friday Legal & Safety News Round Up: September 21, 2012

Check out these legal, safety, and other news headlines from around the Internet that caught my attention this week:

The 47% as Seen by Stephen Colbert [Brian Wolfman at Public…

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Faces of Lawsuit Abuse: Matt Fisher

Because of the US Chamber of Commerce's heavily marketed lobbying arm, the Institute for Legal Reform, many people have heard of so-called faces of lawsuit abuse. Coming from the Chamber or…

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The Safety Institute Begins Video Storytelling Project

The Safety Institute is a non-profit organization emphasizing injury prevention and product safety. TSI provides a number of services including grant making (supporting organizations and…

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Freedom, Libery & The 4th of July: 2012

Happy Independence Day!

Instead of created a brand new post, I'm taking some highlights of posts from 2011 and 2010.

The Declaration of Independence and the adoption of our…

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The Missouri Plan: Non-Partisan, Merit-Selection of Judges

What do trial lawyers, defense attorneys, prosecutors, AARP, the League of Women Voters, the Committee for Economic Development, and local Chambers of Commerce all agree on? We agree that we…

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Honor Our Service Men and Women On Memorial Day (2012)

For the past few years, I've asked you to support our service men and women on Memorial Day. Service men and women are all around us and we may not ever know it. One such serviceman was my…