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Logical Reasonings / 4.27.16

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B. Kate Middleton’s wedding dress is the subject of a lawsuit. Ah, lawyers… they can ruin anything, even the magic of a royal wedding. Forbes

C. Bobby Knight has endorsed Donald Trump because of course Bobby Knight was going to endorse Donald Trump. Sports Illustrated

D. Ted Cruz has picked Carly Fiorina to be his losing mate, er, running mate. Reuters

E. Finally, are you feeling the Bernout? Bernie is laying off staff. CNN

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Logical Reasonings / 4.26.16

A. Gross creep in a position of power at UC Berkeley’s law school complains that there are consequences to being a gross creep. The Los Angeles Times

B. A new study points to a possible significant increase in law school enrollments next year. ABA Journal

C. Or, um, are law school numbers going in the opposite direction? Gosh, we’re confused. NPR

D. The world’s worst nuclear accident — the meltdown of the Chernobyl reactor — occurred thirty years ago. Here is what the fallout is three decades hence. IFL Science

E. And finally, this foo’ got sucker punched for looking like Shia LaBeouf. We can’t decide if that’s a legitimate reason to punch someone, but it sounds pretty solid. Gothamist

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Logical Reasonings / 4.25.16

A. Law school official tells school he’s going to a conference, appropriates funds, never signs up for conference, and spends it at Hooters. Like. A. Boss. Orlando Sentinel

B. A federal appeals court has reinstated the 4-game suspension handed to Tom Brady for Deflategate that was struck down by a federal district court. Why, again, are federal courts a part of this? ESPN

C. The City of Cleveland is paying the family of Tamir Rice, the unarmed black 12-year-old shot by police, $6 million, but admitting no wrongdoing. Isn’t paying $6 million an admission of wrongdoing? People

D. John Kasich and Ted Cruz have decided to team up to deprive Donald Trump of the 1,237 delegates he needs to secure the Republican presidential nomination. Not surprisingly, Donald Trump went on to say mean things about them. NBC News

E. Aaaand… Florida Man is at it again. Again. CNN