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"Commercial disparagement" is about statements that a person makes, knowing that they are false. The words on the T-shirt are neither true nor false. The T-shirt might be illegal in Singapore because of the word "fuck". In the US, it is totally protected by the First Amendment.


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Once you're in CJS, scroll down to "Juries." From there, it's just a matter of expanding the subgroups to see what sections they include. In your case, its: Corpus Juris Secundum Juries IX. Constitution and Selection of Jury in General B. Cognizable Groups § 275. Age as ...


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The meta-analysis of all the dockets you propose would be a ginormous project Even – or especially – taking citations as a Metacritic, this whole idea becomes unwieldy if you go beyond SCOTUS citing itself, for the sheer number of cases you'd have to review in creating it. Let's take as an example why it works in science: the New Journal of Physics has an ...


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Your opening paragraph is 100% wrong The only bit that is slightly correct is that lay witnesses cannot give opinions, however, expert witnesses can. A witness is required to “tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth”. How they think and feel about what they saw and heard fits squarely within the “truth” the witnessed experienced. As for ...


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The Canadian Supreme Court and CanLii have free online searchable databases of statutes and selected case law. (Other providers are available but often they are behind a paywall, or require users to register an account or be affiliated with a particular organisation.)


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Short Answer Not really. Long Answer There are two kinds of court documents. The ones primarily used by lawyers in cases other than the actual case being litigated are published court opinions in appeals, and sometimes of trial court rulings on motions or bench trials or legal issues. These cases are assembled by legal publication companies in what used to ...


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Jurisprudence is the philosophy of law Jurisprudence is not the same as law just like metaphysics is not physics and theology is not religion. The study of law is specific to a specific legal system, like Greek law, English law, Sharia law etc. Jurisprudence is the study of the general principles behind and between these specific legal traditions. For ...


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For australia austlii.edu.au has all jurisdictions.


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For the United States, I'd recommend the following: CourtListener Justia CaseText


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While PACER needs a case number, I could find the case number via Google by googling PG&E Bankruptcy PACER, resulting in the result of the US Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California, telling the case number is 19-30088-DM, jointly administered with 1930089-DM under the Honorable Dennis Montali. Next stage would be to go to PACER, where you'll ...


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The files are a matter of public record and are available on PACER if you have the case number. Some information is protected and only available to parties (e.g. unredacted copies of exhibits containing account numbers, or social security numbers).


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One common type of assistant you can use is called a legal document assistant. You can find LDA's on CALDA's website. To narrow down your choices you can choose Mediation from the LDA Services column.


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