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Should federal judges have a mandatory retirement age?

Welcome to Monday, the 92nd anniversary of the start of the Scopes “monkey trial” in Tennessee, where Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan faced off over a high school teacher’s right to teach evolution.

Here are some news items to get your week started.

— Nevada dispensaries are already running out of marijuana after less than a week.

— The costs of ransomware attacks like the one on DLA Piper last month could be in the millions, but there’s insurance for that.

— Judge Richard Posner, 78, thinks federal judges should have to retire at 80.

— The reason for refusing to turn over voter data likely differs for red and blue states.

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