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In-house lawyer at the ‘Jersey Shore’?

I’m not ashamed proud to admit it: I love “Jersey Shore,” the MTV reality show that became a cultural phenomenon. For the uninitiated, the show followed eight twentysomethings for a month last summer as they lived and worked together on ...

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Jury duty – worth a day’s work?

Parade Magazine had an interesting notebook item recently about jury duty. (And no, unfortunately, Howard Huge didn’t jump into a jury box thinking it was some sort of play space.) The story reports many jurisdictions are experiencing an increase in ...

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Happy Holidays! (one final time)

It’s generally accepted that the “holiday season” ends with New Year’s Day. But the Eastern Orthodox Church celebrates Christmas tomorrow, and the Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates Christmas tomorrow. So, technically, we are still in the holiday season. This means I ...

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Animal cruelty appeal postponed

A Baltimore County husband and wife convicted on animal cruelty charges earlier this year will have their appeal heard next month after a judge agreed to postpone Thursday’s scheduled hearing. Both Hilton and Donna Silver were unaccompanied by lawyers Thursday ...

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Monday law blog round-up

Good afternoon. Here are some Web nuggets to nosh on to help fight that case of the Mondays: Bryan Sears with the Patuxent newspapers reports on a pair of Baltimore County lawyers who might exert some influence on next year’s ...

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Best expert witness ever

Legendary comedian Soupy Sales died last week at the age of 83. Sales is perhaps best known as the master of the pie-in-the-face and estimated he had been hit more than 19,000 times, according to his obituary in The Washington ...

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Couple appeals animal cruelty conviction

The husband and wife who pleaded guilty last month to animal cruelty charges in the death of one horse and neglect of two others at their Windsor Mill home have filed appeals of their convictions, according to court records and the prosecutor in the case. ...

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