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Around the web, November 12

  • Judge Shadur dismisses class action filed against University of Illinois over "clout list" admissions [Jackson]
  • Slippery slopes in "libertarian paternalism" [Somin, Volokh, on Rizzo/Whitman]
  • More about Spanish court's ruling on contingent fees [Hartley]
  • "Law Profs Gone Wild! Philip Bobbitt Slams Milberg in Suit" [claim of missed deadlines as class client; WSJ Law Blog]
  • N.Y.: "The ticking time bomb that is the state pension plan" [Phil Reisman, Journal News]
  • President of Kane County, Illinois Medical Society retired from her own ob/gyn practice two years ago because of malpractice costs [Courier-News]



Isaac Gorodetski
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Center for Legal Policy at the
Manhattan Institute

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