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All 5 living former presidents are teaming up to raise money for hurricane victims

By Mark Abadi From Business Insider All five living former US presidents are teaming up to urge people to donate to the recovery and relief efforts for Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The “One America Appeal,” as it’s called, launched Thursday evening with a…

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Ted Cruz once argued that Americans have no ‘Due Process’ right to masturbate

From New York Magazine Ted Cruz once argued that Americans have no constitutional right to bear dildos, that the government has a legitimate interest in discouraging “autonomous sex,” and that allowing the sale of sex toys is the first step…

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‘Hannibal Lecter’ Judge resigns from the [US] bench

By John Council, From Texas Lawyer A district court judge who was famously reprimanded after giving a “Hannibal Lecter” speech at a political function has resigned from the bench after jurors in his court alleged he improperly contacted them with…

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Texas Governor accuses state bar of religious discrimination in continuing legal education accreditation battle

By Brenda Sapino Jeffreys, From Texas Lawyer With support coming from Gov. Greg Abbott, Bill Piatt, a professor at St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio, is hopeful the State Bar of Texas will reconsider accreditation for a…