DAILY E-LERT

 

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

Insight: International court's credibility in dock over failed prosecutions

Challenge To NYPD’s Stop-And-Frisk Policy Begins In Federal Court

Couples in gay marriage case await a landmark ruling

In Some States, Gun Rights Trump Orders of Protection

ABA legal ed section’s governing council advances so-called LSAT requirement

Texas lawmakers mull tracking chips in school IDs

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