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Entertainment Law

Justice for Jim Thorpe is Long Past Due

There is a movement afoot to correct a century-plus wrong in the sports world. Jim Thorpe, the world’s greatest athlete at the time and a Native American, was stripped of his gold medals in the 1912 Olympics in the decathalon and pentathlon. At the time, those two events were considered the most important in the […]

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General Litigation

No Justice in Spain

Next time you want to complain about the jury system, just read about this case from Spain reported in today’s NY Times. Antonio Meno Ortega, a 21 year old law student from Madrid went to the hospital for minor nasal surgery. He was scheduled to spend just one overnight in the hospital and then get […]