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A study funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism found that problem gambling grows as the number of ways to gamble legally multiplies. That means that as more jurisdictions legalize g...

How to sentence someone with a gambling addiction

A study funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism found that problem gambling grows as the number of ways to gamble legally multiplies. That means that as more jurisdictions legalize g...

Debate. The science of communication. Rope pulling.

According to our latest survey, judges disagree over whether the venerable “reasonable person” standard works as an objective test of responsible thinking and behavior. Our Question of the Month email...

A heated argument over the 'reasonable person'

According to our latest survey, judges disagree over whether the venerable “reasonable person” standard works as an objective test of responsible thinking and behavior. Our Question of the Month email...

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The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution provides: In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein ...

If the local judge can be objective, so can the local jurors

The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution provides: In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein ...

Upset woman in casino with falling cards
How to sentence someone with a gambling addiction

Debate. The science of communication. Rope pulling.
A heated argument over the 'reasonable person'

Social justice together as a crowd of diverse people with a law symbol representing community legislation and equal rights or legal lawyer icon with 3D illustration elements.
If the local judge can be objective, so can the local jurors

Patience is the companion of wisdom - quote of ancient Christian theologian and philosopher Saint Augustine printed on grunge cardboard
Here are some of the things judges keep on their benches for inspiration or admonition

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