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NFL fines Washington Football Team $10M after misconduct investigation; Snyder stepping away

The NFL has fined the Washington Football Team $10 million and owner Dan Snyder is stepping away from day-to-day operations after an independent investigation found the organization’s workplace "highly unprofessional," especially for women.

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Baltimore police settlement clauses run afoul of lawyers’ ethics, brief argues

Baltimore’s non-disparagement provisions in police misconduct settlement agreements violate the Maryland Attorneys' Rules of Professional Conduct, according to an appellate brief filed in support of a challenge to clauses.

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Chicago’s law department under review after police scandal

CHICAGO  — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is on the defensive again, dealing with the fallout from a judge’s opinion accusing a top city lawyer of hiding evidence in another case involving a fatal police shooting. Unlike the earlier setbacks that ...

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