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Sep 14, 2017
This week's show is a deep dive into products liability cases. What duties do manufacturers and sellers of goods owe to consumers? How did product liability laws evolve in the courts? When is a frankfurter more powerful than a table saw???
 
News Links:
http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/13/us/washington-spokane-school-shooting/index.html
http://www.king5.com/news/shooting-reported-at-freeman-high-school/474440172
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/business/wp/2017/09/13/martin-shkreli-apologizes-for-facebook-post-about-hillary-clinton/?utm_term=.5afee791a4db
 
Products Liability Resources:
http://injury.findlaw.com/product-liability/product-liability-background.html
http://www.schiffmanlaw.com/7-famous-product-liability-cases/
http://www.publichealthlawcenter.org/topics/tobacco-control/tobacco-control-litigation/united-states-v-philip-morris-doj-lawsuit
http://www.reuters.com/article/gm-settlement-idUSN2735011520080327
http://articles.latimes.com/1991-12-14/news/mn-87_1_dow-corning
http://www.higherlegal.com/the-famous-McDonalds-coffee-product-liability-case.html
https://www.asbestos.com/companies/owens-corning-fiberglas.php
http://www.spokesman.com/blogs/outdoors/2017/mar/15/remington-model-700-trigger-lawsuit-settled-court/
https://www.drugwatch.com/vioxx/litigation/
https://www.law360.com/articles/809999
https://www.law360.com/articles/865187/the-top-product-liability-cases-of-2016-year-end-report
 
Milwaukee Mythinformation Conference:
http://www.mythicistmilwaukee.com/mythinformation-conference-2/
 
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Sep 6, 2017
This week's legal news is the "You screwed my wife" lawsuit that is back on the rails in North Carolina after being initially taken out by a constitutional challenge.
 
Also, in another juror tale, Jeanne Ikerd reveals bizarre details about the way civil trials work in Vermont. That state is weeeeird!
 
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Don't forget to listen to my guest appearance on the awesome podcast Cognitive Dissonance:
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Please note that starting next week, the show will drop on THURSDAYS (still early for patrons)
 
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Malecek v. Williams case & related articles:
 
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