Non-Sequiturs

Non-Sequiturs: 11.25.14

police tape RF* Grand juries rarely let someone go without an indictment unless it’s a cop. Apparently pigs do not make for ham sandwiches. Instead of wishing for another rubber stamp indictment, this may be a good time to demand that everyone benefit from such skeptical grand juries. [FiveThirtyEight]

* Well that’s an interesting name… [Legal Juice]

* Professor Ilya Somin reviews Lat’s Supreme Ambitions (affiliate link) and talks about the importance of blogs. We agree with him. [The Volokh Conspiracy / Washington Post]

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8 Comments / / Nov 25, 2014 at 5:29 PM

Morning Docket

Morning Docket: 11.25.14

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby

* “Have a taste of this. It will do you good in so many ways.” Louisa Moritz, one of Bill Cosby’s alleged victims, is interested in filing a class-action lawsuit against the comedian. [Fox News Latino]

* If you’re interested, here’s all of the testimony and evidence that was presented to the grand jury that resulted in no true bill for Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown shooting. [Associated Press]

* HBO hired a team of 160 lawyers to look at its film adaptation of Lawrence Wright’s book about Scientology. The power of thetans compels them to keep churning that bill, baby. [Hollywood Reporter]

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22 Comments / / Nov 25, 2014 at 9:10 AM

Non-Sequiturs

Non-Sequiturs: 11.24.14

moot court* 2014 Moot Court rankings. Florida Coastal? Really? Good for them. [The National Jurist]

* Young lawyers are making legal mobile apps. Great, now I’m going to start getting notifications about helping friends out with their LawVille game. [TaxProf Blog]

* Judge sends motivational tweet, no big deal. No judge sends motivational tweet DURING A MURDER TRIAL, now there’s something! [Legal Cheek]

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9 Comments / / Nov 24, 2014 at 4:33 PM

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