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MY TURN: Acclaimed artist maintains 'focus' for a world to see

October 23, 2020

It has been said that there is no inspiration quite like a deadline. Carole Kabrin, courtroom sketch artist extraordinaire, can fully appreciate the truism, as evidenced by her skill at slaying the deadline dragon for the likes of such clients as CNN, NBC, ...

The Expert Witness: Sufficient affluence/sustainable economy (continued) . . .

October 23, 2020

Generally, legends include both active and passive participants. Also, no event exists or occurs outside of the realm of possibility. Legends may transform over time for purposes of freshness, vitality, and realism. For example, the American filmmaker George ...

The Expert Witness: Sufficient affluence/sustainable economy: Economics for everyone (episode eighteen) History, legend, and myth

October 23, 2020

By John F. Sase, Ph.D. Gerard J. Senick, senior editor Julie G. Sase, copyeditor William A. Gross, researcher “Driving that train /high on cocaine / Casey Jones / you’d better watch your speed / Trouble ahead / trouble behind / And you know that ...

COMMENTARY: Voting--The most important community role

October 23, 2020

By Ronald Hodess Regardless of what type of role you play in the community, we all have an opportunity to play the most important role of all voter in the coming weeks. This includes our neighbors and family members with disabilities. Especially in this ...

COMMENTARY: Appointing a Supreme Court justice remains a highly partisan procedure

October 23, 2020

By Bryan Waldman The recent death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has caused the process of how our country selects Supreme Court justices to become a focal point of public discourse. The significance of this process and the importance of an independent ...

COMMENTARY: Persistence did not pay off well in divorce case

October 23, 2020

By Marie E. Matyjaszek The Michigan Court of Appeals recently decided an unusual jurisdiction case – Vijayalakshmi v. Sivagnanam Thamilselvan, which involved competing jurisdiction claims from Oakland County and India. Both parties are Indian citizens ...