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Alleged failure to fill lands Starbucks in hot water

Death in jail, asylum bid, shouting defense counsel round out roundup

Welcome to the law blog roundup, where the betting is that the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold confirmation hearings on Judge Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court (Beware: I also had Michigan State in the Final Four).

Here now the news items:

— What do you do when you order a venti and get only a grande?

— Man arrested for stealing $5 in snack food dies in Virginia jail.

— Is being an “imputed wealthy American” grounds for asylum?

— Shouting at the judge might not be a good defense strategy.