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How Could He Be So Dumb?

How Could He Be So Dumb?

Two lawyers—one a man of many years in the practice, the other, a young man new in the practice—are meeting a new client. The client’s problem is that he is a public figure and now the government is closing in on his fraudulent schemes. His corruption will be exposed. He will no longer live in […]

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“The Sweet Science,” by Jacob Stein

“The Sweet Science,” by Jacob Stein

Just what legal reasoning is defies a clear, unambiguous definition. As I write I have before me my collection of books dealing with the subject. You will understand from the titles why the judge would have paused: The Nature of the Judicial Process by Benjamin N. Cardozo (1921); The Folklore of Capitalism by Thurmond Arnold […]