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SSRN Distribution Break & Forthcoming Improvements

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) has scheduled a mid-year distribution break starting today, Monday, June 29, 2015 though Sunday, July 12, 2015. During the break, SSRN abstracting eJournals will not be distributed. Users should still be able to download, submit and subscribe to eJournals. However, there may be short periods of time when the site …Read the Rest

Stare Decisis in Action: Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment

In case you missed it, SCOTUS provides a solid example of the doctrine of stare decisis in action in its decision announced this week, Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, LLC, 576 U.S. ____ (2015). Justice Kagan added some popular entertainment to her majority opinion by interspersing throughout metaphors to “super powers” and a couple of footnotes …Read the Rest

U.S. Flag

July 10, 2015: Update: South Carolina removes the Confederate flag. As a bipartisan effort continues to pursue approval by 2/3 of the legislature to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the State House of South Carolina, it is interesting to consider the history, custom, and law related to the U.S. flag, a.k.a. “Old …Read the Rest

Societies Without Borders – New Home

Societies without Borders: Human Rights and the Social Sciences, the online journal affiliated with Sociologists without Borders (SSF)—a transnational association of sociologists committed to human rights and social justice, has moved from to From the Editor, Brian Gran’s “A New Societies Without Borders” 10(1)1: We are pleased to share Societies Without Borders’ new website as well as Volume …Read the Rest

Summer Legal Academy

Thirteen students are attending the Eleventh Annual Stephanie Tubbs Jones Summer Legal Academy from June 15-26, 2015 at CWRU. One of their assignments was to prepare brief biographies of icons of the law, ranging (chronologically) from the first African-American female lawyer, Charlotte E. Ray, to civil rights lawyer (and CWRU Law graduate) Fred Gray, to the first …Read the Rest

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