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Mr. A
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34 votes
7 answers
19k views

If someone catches a Pokemon that is on my property, is that theft?

12 votes
2 answers
7k views

Are there any jurisdictions in the world where dueling is still legal?

11 votes
2 answers
3k views

Does the right against self incrimination mean you can't be forced to file a tax return?

11 votes
1 answer
2k views

What is the origin and significance of distinguishing between "misdemeanor" and "felony"?

8 votes
1 answer
219 views

How can you tell whether somebody is "competent" to agree with you or your terms?

7 votes
2 answers
2k views

Are McKenzie Friends Allowed in The United States?

5 votes
1 answer
345 views

What happens when two conflicting laws both say "notwithstanding any other provision of law..."?

4 votes
2 answers
163 views

What makes a legal question "hard"?

4 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is it "unethical" for a lawyer to argue both sides of a point of law?

3 votes
1 answer
171 views

When is a lawyer in violation of his license with regard to advice on the law?

3 votes
3 answers
757 views

Why don't attorneys like to offer subjective advice?

3 votes
1 answer
267 views

Timing of precedent setting: when exactly do precedents take "effect"?

3 votes
1 answer
10k views

What is Official Oppression?

3 votes
1 answer
72 views

Is there a difference between "faithfully executed laws" and laws which are technically executed but not "faithfully"?

3 votes
3 answers
433 views

Why are pro se litigants allowed to practice law?

3 votes
0 answers
221 views

Has the "right to assemble" (US 1st Amendment) ever been shown to apply to just two persons?

3 votes
1 answer
748 views

What does "being responsible for the abuse of that right" mean, and is this different from the first amendment?

3 votes
1 answer
392 views

Can I discriminate against someone I hire to (mow my lawn) (cut my hair) (fix my plumbing)?

3 votes
4 answers
1k views

Why might Title 18 Section 793 be unconstitutional?

3 votes
4 answers
711 views

Is "standing" required in a "private prosecution", and if so, who has it?

2 votes
2 answers
83 views

How successful are non-lawyers when filing declaratory judgements?

2 votes
4 answers
221 views

If one has committed illegal act A or B, but we cannot prove that A was committed or B was committed, is one generally proven guilty of a crime?

2 votes
1 answer
109 views

What is typically required for an offense to be considered "de minimis"?

2 votes
2 answers
329 views

Is there ever a case where invoking the right against self incrimination is in itself incriminating?

2 votes
2 answers
123 views

What is the best way to search through session laws?

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

Can the president veto a bill that was passed by 2/3 of each house?

2 votes
0 answers
51 views

What does it take to get an "advisory opinion" out of my public access ombudsman?

2 votes
2 answers
286 views

Can advising someone to hire an attorney ever be considered an unlawful practice of law in itself?

2 votes
1 answer
761 views

Can the Governor of Maine remove Maine's Attorney General?

2 votes
2 answers
536 views

Is it unlawful and or against the rules for a lawyer to criticize a judge and or a judge's decision?