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Just because a law has been passed does not mean it magically transforms behavior. 160,000 students stay home from school each day due to bullying.
“Death with Dignity” laws exist only in Washington, D.C. and five states ... Yet, currently, twenty-nine states are considering them.
People who disagree about politics, money and religion often find areas of agreement, but with abortion, there is little common ground. You enter the argument identified as either “pro-choice” or “pro-life.”
Today's chapter of “Law School For You” explores a legal topic that's very much in the news in 2017: U.S. law as it pertains to libel, slander and defamation.
The underlying justice system in this country was designed to provide the accused with guarantees that his or her rights are always protected.
An airline is not, and should not be required to be an absolute guarantor of the safety of all of its passengers all of the time. An airline however is required to do all that is reasonable, and more, to prevent injuries from happening.
The lie detector test does not detect lies. Yet, police use it extensively, and employers used to. Here is the current law.
NASA says it has never gifted or otherwise provided any individual with a piece of the moon, which includes the astronauts not being allowed to keep a rock for themselves.
Follow the little red bouncing ball as this new proposed (healthcare) law makes its way through the surprise filled “what will jump out at you” haunted houses of Congress.
Rescission laws were passed in the 1970s as a response to commonly employed high-pressure sales tactics. After you buy a car, you CANNOT return it or change your mind. Unless it's clearly a lemon.