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David Siegel
  • Member for 6 years, 1 month
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  • Silver Spring, MD
24 votes
1 answer
3k views

Is presenting a play showing Military characters in a bad light a crime in the US? Or does the First Admendment prevent this?

19 votes
4 answers
5k views

How willing is the US Supreme Court to declare itself wrong?

15 votes
1 answer
6k views

Can a parent insist that her child (teen) stop assisting police?

14 votes
1 answer
3k views

What does "circumstantial evidence" mean in criminal procedure?

12 votes
6 answers
3k views

Can a software license validly restrict place of use, or impose restrictions on the type or purpose of use

12 votes
1 answer
2k views

Does copyright no longer apply if one cannot find the owner?

9 votes
4 answers
3k views

Is it copyright infringement to make a derivative work for personal use in the US?

7 votes
2 answers
366 views

Is a will provision naming "my wife" as a beneficiary before marriage valid?

6 votes
4 answers
2k views

To what extent, and by what legal authority, do patent holders have a duty to share their patents

5 votes
1 answer
175 views

GDPR rights of person who moves into the EU

5 votes
1 answer
415 views

Is a work copyrighted on fixation or publication? What's the difference? How is it proved?

4 votes
3 answers
578 views

Can true statements or statements of opnion be libel or defamation in any country?

4 votes
3 answers
192 views

Can the GDPR be used to obtain US voting information

4 votes
1 answer
325 views

Can "obscenity" be used to forbid a political sign?

4 votes
1 answer
440 views

When is a person a co-author of a joint work? What rights do co-authors have?

4 votes
1 answer
340 views

When does Jeopardy attach in a US Criminal trial?

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

What are the conditions for common-law marriage?

3 votes
1 answer
50 views

in E&W, what is the "pre-action protocol"?

3 votes
1 answer
62 views

Can a Federal law allow suits in a US state court?

3 votes
2 answers
117 views

How is "publication" different in copyright and defamation cases

3 votes
1 answer
359 views

What does it mean that a trial in a US court is "Public"?

3 votes
1 answer
73 views

Site user posts data under licnese, can user demand erasure?

3 votes
1 answer
148 views

Can a would-be visitor be legally a tresspasser?

3 votes
1 answer
120 views

Does failure to present a charge to a grand jury leave that charge open for future indictment?

3 votes
1 answer
200 views

Plausibility of US Suit over Ownership of Photos of Slaves

3 votes
3 answers
2k views

What is strict liability (US)?

3 votes
1 answer
399 views

How can a copyright liccense be irrevocable under US law

2 votes
2 answers
588 views

In small claims court, can either party have a lawyer? Can decisions be appealed?

2 votes
1 answer
96 views

How can one verify a purportedly freely licensed image on a user-content site?

2 votes
1 answer
243 views

Can one appeal a small claims judgement in California