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A due-process claim from a man on death row hinges on how the justices view an Arizona procedural rule

On Tuesday, in Cruz v. Arizona, the Supreme Court will consider whether an Arizona rule of criminal procedure, Rule 32.1(g), precludes Arizona courts from applying federal law to a defendant’s case in post-conviction proceedings. Rule 32.1(g) allows petit

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Justice Thomas Still Likes Prince On Thursdays, And What That Means For The Future Of Fair Use

Taking the fair out of fair use. The post Justice Thomas Still Likes Prince On Thursdays, And What That Means For The Future Of Fair Use appeared first on Above the Law.

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Mandatory Retirement Policies: A Source Of Vulnerability And Opportunity [Sponsored]

Roughly half of Am Law 200 firms have mandatory retirement, with most specifying ages in the range of 63 to 68. The post Mandatory Retirement Policies: A Source Of Vulnerability And Opportunity appeared first on Above the Law.

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Dropping Kanye West Not As Easy As People Might Think

Companies may be legally bound to Ye for longer than they'd like. The post Dropping Kanye West Not As Easy As People Might Think appeared first on Above the Law.

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