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82,092: The number of patents generated in 2014 by the 50 top patent assignees in U.S. source-claims patent services
88% of all federal appellate decisions issued are unpublished. Source: NY times
43 people were executed in 2012 & 2011, compared with 85 executions in 2000. Source: Death Penalty Information Center
Funny cartoon of the day, courtesy of the ABA Journal:
20 states do not have laws that ban racial profiling. Source: NAACP
Some 43% of law review articles have never been cited in another article or in a judicial decision. Source: NY times
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Lawyers are most socially responsible professionals, donating estimated 25 hours a year to pro bono services. Source: Taproot Foundation
$1,126,670: The amount of money spent on TV ads in 2013 Wisconsin Supreme Court Race #wipolitics
K-Rod will be missed. Detroit got a class act. #Brewers
An End to the Doctrine of Adverse Possession in Wisconsin?…
First Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony Held in Ireland
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San Jose, California is the city where women earn the most money (56k), Laredo, Texas last with 24k.
In California, kosher meals cost the state prisons $8 per person. In New York- $5. In Florida- $7. Standard prison meals cost only $1.54...
Nearly 3 million on-the-job injuries were reported and more than 4,300 Americans died while working in 2012 Source: Bureau of Labor
Logging is the most deadly job in America. There were 127.8 deaths per 100,000 workers, compared to 3.2 deaths per for all other occupations
In WI, if arrested without a warrant, within 48 hours a court must conduct a Riverside Review to determine whether probable cause existed.
McAvoy: 1, lying on a beach, Chinese food. Murphy: 3, gambling and nightlife, Italian food. What are your answers?
Law firms merging at a manic pace?? Source: ABA Journal 2014
In 2013, there were, on average, 3.31 bar admittees for ever law job in the country. 😑😕😝👎 Source: TaxProf Blog
$130 Million: the amount NY City plans to spend over 4 years reducing the number of people with mental health problems in city jails.
$33,837: the amount of money charged to city of Detroit by bankruptcy lawyer for travel expenses. Source: The Detroit News
Law firms, especially small firms, show increased use of (Apple) smartphones and tablets for legal research
Our hearts are with the victims of the heinous attacks that took place in Paris.
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On a per capita basis, Nebraska has most shaken baby cases in the country. Closely following: Utah, OK, WI, and Ohio. Source: Medill Justice
3,278: the number of people serving life sentences for nonviolent offenses (as of 2012). 81% of these prisoners are minorities #fixthesystem
71% of survey respondents aged 18 to 29 more likely to favor individual over an insurance company, according to Defense Research Institute
50.7 months, aka 11% of a 40 year career, is how long average physician spends with unresolved malpractice claim. source: health affairs
Thank you to all the veterans who have served our country! #VeteransDay
Massachusetts SWAT teams claim immunity from open records laws… via @ABAJournal
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America’s 50 Best Cities to Live | 24/7 Wall St. | Page 10 - Waukesha, WI #8!!…
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Watching 2004 Christmas game heatvlakers shaq's return to LA....#KobeBryant in his prime is so damn good
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As fewer law grads become lawyers, the profession shows its age… via @ABAJournal
Which students belong in law school? Law prof offers an answer… via @ABAJournal

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