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Legal Research is EASY · 1d ago

Inconvenient Truths

I teach a class on the "how" of legal research.  In one of my post-class discussions, one vocal person emphasized her point on immigration saying, "They can't deport them all!" referring to ...
Legal Research is EASY · 1W ago

I just don't get it

So, the other day I was at a restaurant and ordered a $5 burger.  Yeah, I know; Carl's Jr makes fun of those guys all the time.  Anyway, when I got my burger, I noticed yellow stuff running ...
Legal Research is EASY · 2W ago

Always something to talk about

Did you realize that I've been blogging almost six (6) full years? Heck, most bloggers don't last more than a few months before they run out of things to talk about but not me. Law and legal...
Legal Research is EASY · 3W ago

Word of the Month for May 2017: Bigamy

Imagine you are on vacation hiking in China.  That's right, China. Anyway, you're hiking around China and some people kidnap you, drag you to a foreign country, and force you to teach their ...
Legal Research is EASY · 4W ago

Show me the money!

The other day, this guy comes into the law library happy as a clam.  Seems he had filed a civil action and, subsequently, won a judgment against his arch enemy (his ex-muther-in-law) and was...
Legal Research is EASY · 1M ago

Smells Fishy

Did you know that fresh fish is not supposed to smell like fish?  Counter intuitive, I know. It should come to no surprise, then, that if fish smells fishy, it's not fresh. More to the point...
Legal Research is EASY · 1M ago

SPOILER ALERT

I have a confession.  I have not always been an information god.  Yes, yes, shock as that may be to some of my fans but I have not always been the dashing hunk of a Librarian you now "see" b...
Legal Research is EASY · 1M ago

Gotta Watch Where You're Going

I was surfing around the web the other day and I came across a website extolling the virtues of the latest craze: Virtual Reality (VR) Headsets.  At least with the Pokemon game that has swep...
Legal Research is EASY · 1M ago

Word of the Month for April 2017: Fraud

In today's news is the story of greed and stupidity.  That's greed (on the part of Wells Fargo and the banking system, in general) and stupidity because clearly the system thinks people are ...
Legal Research is EASY · 1M ago

Be prepared

You can never be too prepared.  This has never been more salient than today when I was reading an article about the San Andreas fault.  Seems, every 100 years, the tectonic plates typically ...