Obiter Dicta

139 ABA Journal Obiter Dicta articles.

Courts must decide whether new high-tech toys can also be targets
What’s the evidentiary standard for emojis?
These plaintiffs argue derogatory words can’t hurt them
‘Free-range’ parents encourage kids to broaden their horizons—the law, not so much
Could the next person you sue be yourself?
Those who refuse vaccinations can cause outbreaks: Should they have to pay for it?
Wine collector broke laws, paid price; will bottles be ‘decanted’ down the drain?
Satanists challenge local governments over public religious expression
Traffic Stop Roulette: Sometimes motorists get lucky, sometimes they don’t
Birth of a Nation: Find unclaimed land, and you can be king!
Cops can’t be everywhere, so citizens fill the void
The privileged few walk away from trouble so easily, there’s even a term for it
Despite contractual obligations to clam up, some folks can’t can the chatter
Kicking the IRS when it’s down should be considered very, very carefully
Some criminals can’t help taking ineptitude to the next level

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