April 15, 2011

    1. Commentary: Law Life: The medium has changed, but the game's the same
    2. One Perspective: Law regarding prohibited subjects of collective bargaining needs updated
    3. On Point: Public campaign financing in an unjust society
    4. Taking Stock: Amazon and the offline shopping experience


    1. Arizona: Sheriff office accused of misspending $99 million: Money from jail tax spent on other law enforcement purposes
    2. Arkansas: Witnesses recall fatal shooting of policeman during routine stop
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    4. Missouri: Prison inmates train dogs for adoption, learn compassion


    1. Ohio Sen. to deliver U-M Law commencement address


    1. International: U.N. judgments due in Croatian war crimes case: Croatia considers generals heroes
    2. A long wait, abused mother looks to court for reunion
    3. Nation: Overwhelmed courts can leave some in immigration limbo


    1. Economy: More people apply for unemployment benefits: Jobs market still improving
    2. Global Investing: Despite volatility in Africa economists say invest Investors see more developed markets as overvalued
    3. Analysis: Lower unemployment, fewer bankruptcies ease economic stress
    4. Technology: Review: BlackBerry PlayBook well-priced to compete with iPad One downside is number of apps available, but more are expected to come


    1. Legal Affairs: Firm's website gets second major award
    2. Fair Appreciation
    3. The business of business law: Veterans speak at SBM Young Lawyers Section seminar
    4. State courts in crisis: One 'right now' solution to underfunding
    5. Legal Affairs: 16 law firm mergers announced in 1Q