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On the Record

The Daily Record's law news blog

A ‘petnup’ might be good idea for spouses with furry friends

Welcome to Monday, the 57th anniversary of the slayings of civil rights activists James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner in Mississippi. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Married couples who own dogs or cats ...

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Attention Maryland attorneys: Help us assess the state of your profession

We know the coronavirus pandemic affected the legal profession, just as it did professions of every sort in Maryland. But in what ways? Was a solo family law practitioner in Frederick County affected in the same manner as the criminal defense attorney ...

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Connecticut provides right to counsel in eviction proceedings

Welcome to Monday, the 28th anniversary of President Bill Clinton’s nomination of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Supreme Court. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Connecticut governor signs law giving low-income renters a right to ...

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Parents sue Atlanta, say city failed to protect daughter during protest

Welcome to Monday, the 56th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark Griswold v. Connecticut decision barring states from outlawing the use of contraception by married couples. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Parents of ...

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Howard University receives $10M grant for public service law

Welcome to Monday, the 86th anniversary of the first night Major League Baseball game. Here are some news items to start your week. — Howard University School of Law receives $10 million grant for public service law scholarships and training. ...

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Apple finds itself embroiled in Epic antitrust suit

Welcome to Monday, the 67th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Brown v. Board of Education. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Epic Games Inc. brings antitrust suit against Apple Inc. and its ...

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Legal industry gains 40,600 jobs in year of pandemic, BLS says

Welcome to Monday, the 54th anniversary of Hank Aaron’s only inside-the-park home run. Here are some news items to start your week. — Legal services industry gains 40,600 jobs in the past year, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports. — ...

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