May the police be sued when they arrest the wrong person? The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit is currently considering that very question in a civil rights case filed by a man who spent 16 days in jail for no other reason than he shared the same name as person wanted on an assault charge.
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If energy clients want to stop too blunt of a resurrection of an energy extraction disclosure rule — which President Donald Trump killed by signing a resolution this week — they should stress its anti-competitiveness rather than its costs.
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A Houston firm now elects sharerholders twice a year to benefit associates who took the bar exam in February.
In a recent survey conducted across ALM’s legal news websites for about three days, 170 respondents out of more than 200 said they would work longer or stay the course to stave off investment pinches.