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Book Reviews

Florida Legal Malpractice Law: Commentary and Forms

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When the Florida Legislature reformed medical malpractice insurance law in 2003, many physicians and even some lawyers predicted that an...

Healthism: Health-Status Discrimination and the Law

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In response to a slew of actions or omissions in the contexts of employment, public accommodations and housing, health insurance...

The Constitutional Origins of the American Civil War

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In the last year of the Civil War, Lincoln publicly reflected in his second inaugural address that both sides “read...

The Legal Guide to NFA Firearms and Gun Trusts: Keeping it Safe at the Range and in the Courtroom (2d ed.)

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The landscape of firearm laws comprises a myriad of state and federal regulations. Many seem arbitrary or archaic. This is...

The Modern Republican Party in Florida

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Florida Bar member and former Representative Pete Dunbar partnered with political consultant and former president of the Florida Senate, Mike...

Tools and Weapons

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As the world of technology changes at an accelerating pace, policymakers and legal professionals may be at a loss to...

City of Debtors: A Century of Fringe Finance

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The author of City of Debtors illustrates the history of predatory lending from its beginnings as small-sum lending to private...

It’s Only an Opinion: An Appraiser in Court

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“Of the modes of persuasion furnished by the spoken word, there are three kinds. The first kind depends on the...

Law and Addiction

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Jake Rutledge, a smart student, was a brand-new law school graduate and attorney, originally from Oakley, West Virginia. Oakley was...

A Case of Treason: The Traitor of Corregidor

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Gen. Douglas MacArthur, upon leaving Corregidor Island for Australia in March 1942, famously stated: “I shall return.” But for the...