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We're leading off this week with the lawyer-letter version of a challenge-slap from the duels of old.
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October 14 - Issue #3

Modern Law

Legal news everyone should know

We’re leading off this week with the lawyer-letter version of a challenge-slap from the duels of old. Whether you support Trump or not, the will-he-won’t-he of his oft-threatened defamation suits against women accusing him of varying degrees of sexual harassment and assault raises honesty and First Amendment issues. 
So far, Clinton has only been assailed on one of those fronts, and it ain’t the free speech front. Tempers and tension are only accelerating as we come within less than a month of Election Day.

Photo: Reuters
Photo: Reuters
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But putting aside all of the politics, seeing letters like this from one lawyer to another is to law nerds as watching UFC fighters do that weird forehead-touching pre-fight intimidation dance.
The New York Times’s Lawyer Responds to Donald Trump - The New York Times
Photo: Reuters
Churches file motion in federal court to enjoin transgender law
Comcast is being punished for charging customers for channels they didn’t want - The Washington Post
The New York Times’s Lawyer Responds to Donald Trump
Indonesian man arrested for suspected billboard porn video 'hack' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
The Virtuous Corporation
Paterson council rejects $1.6M deal in US Supreme Court case on campaign sign
Police Use Surveillance Tool to Scan Social Media, A.C.L.U. Says - NYTimes.com
Deadlock at the Security Council on Syria: A Legal Perspective
Doe v. Backpage.com LLC
Death sentence overturned for Cleveland man convicted in 1985 murder
A true crime podcast by some random guy...
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