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Thursday, January 28, 2010
Cause and Effect Sports Law: Who Dat Style

As a trial lawyer who has seen any number of moves/reasons for a continuance of a trial, fellow members (and future members) of the trial bar take note: sporting events that enjoy the support of a community in which that team or school resides may provide a "basis" for a continuance.
HT: The Volokh Conspiracy.


I'm glad this is only a civil case. If it was a criminal case I'd be throwing a fit. No way you leave a defendant in jail for another week awaiting trial because of the super bowl.

Blogger kellemonster -- 1/28/2010 3:48 PM  

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