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Failing bar exam didn’t stop would-be lawyer, but prison might

War crimes, OxyContin, fugitive round out roundup

Welcome to Monday, the 123rd anniversary of the patenting of John Lee Love’s portable pencil sharpener.

Here are some news items to get your holiday week started.

— Two-time flunker of the bar exam gets sentenced to prison for illegally practicing law.

— Former Kosovo President Hashim Thaci faces war crimes trial.

— States seek access to the Sacklers’ documents in lawsuit against OxyContin producer Purdue Pharma, which the family operated.

— Man who eluded U.S. authorities for 11 years faces three-year prison sentence for health care fraud.

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