DAILY E-LERT

 

Friday, April 5, 2013

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

Future of law includes big data, bigger competition and global jurisdictions

Arizona cuts law school tuition, marking a first

Official: Obama proposes cuts to Social Security

Judge strikes age restrictions for "morning after" pill

Florida court: Undocumented immigrant can't be admitted to bar

New step to pardon Scottsboro Boys, "victims of gross injustice"

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