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Law Street (TM) | January 30, 2015

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University of Michigan Law School Project Tracks Exonerations

January 29, 2015 | 3

The University of Michigan Law’s project helps compile exoneration data around the country. Read More

NJ Student Assault on Teacher Caught on Tape

January 28, 2015 | 2

A New Jersey high school student has been charged with assault after he was videotaped assaulting a teacher who confiscated his phone during class.Read More

ICYMI: Best of the Week

January 27, 2015 | 2

ICYMI check out the best of the week from Law Street.Read More

No More Cadbury Chocolate For You

January 27, 2015 | 3

After a lawsuit from Hershey’s, Cadbury Chocolate will disappear from U.S. shelves. Read More

Dumbest Laws in the United States: Dakotas, Minnesota, and Wisconsin

January 27, 2015 |

Check out this week’s installments of the dumbest laws in the U.S., courtesy of North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.Read More

Near Space is Choked With Debris That We Put There

January 27, 2015 | 1

What can be done about the vast amounts of space debris that fill near space and threaten to crash into the Earth?Read More

Legal Marijuana: The Fastest Growing Industry in America

January 26, 2015 | 5

As more states legalize marijuana, the industry has been growing like crazy. Read More

Nearly All Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Report Drops in Violent Crime

January 26, 2015 | 4

Nearly all of the Most Dangerous Cities over 200,000 on Law Street’s Crime in America rankings followed the national trend of declining violent crime according to new data released today by the FBI. While violent crime across the … Read More

Not All of America’s Safest Cities Followed Trend of Declining Crime

January 26, 2015 | 8

In the latest Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, the FBI reported a nationwide violent crime decrease of 4.6 percent when comparing┬áthe first half of 2014 to the first half of 2013. That’s good news, and for the most … Read More

HeForShe: Emma Watson Does It Again

January 26, 2015 | 2

Emma Watson, representing UN Women and the HeForShe campaign, spoke for gender equality in Davos on Thursday, January 23.Read More

Oxford University Press Bans the Mention of Pork and Pigs

January 26, 2015 | 1

Oxford University Press bans its authors from mention pork, pigs, and the like to avoid offending Jews and Muslims.Read More

Right-Wing Groups in Europe: A Rising Force?

January 25, 2015 |

After the economic crisis and the influx of immigration, right-wing groups are on the rise in Europe.Read More