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October 20  • 

How to avoid a legal hangover from your office Halloween party

4 tips for employers to prevent sexual harassment at the office holiday party. For employees, what to do if you're the victim of harassment.

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October 17  • 

Justice for Jordan Davis, as Michael Dunn is sentenced to life in prison

Michael Dunn, the white Florida man who fired into a car full of unarmed black teenagers, was sentenced to life in prison without parole.

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October 14  • 

Top 3 industries notorious for exploiting unpaid interns

Companies in the same 3 industries — fashion, entertainment and publishing — keep landing in court for their treatment of unpaid interns.

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October 13  • 

View from the visiting room: State-sanctioned, petty cruelty against prison dads

Telling incarcerated people to spend more time with their kids. What kind of sadistic procurement officer green-lighted this callousness?

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October 9  • 

6 factors that determine if an unpaid internship is legal

A simple guide to understanding internship law, with a breakdown of the six factors that determine if an unpaid internship is legal.

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October 6  • 

Yes, to California’s new anti-rape ‘yes means yes’ law

One in five women is sexually assaulted during her college years. California's "yes means yes" law is a step towards stopping this epidemic.

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October 2  • 

Throwback Thursday: Thurgood Marshall – the Supreme Court’s ‘great dissenter’

Thurgood Marshall, celebrated civil rights advocate and the first African American Supreme Court justice, was appointed on Oct. 2, 1967.

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September 28  • 

Bullies, babies and beards: Three pivotal cases facing the Supreme Court this term

The 2014 - 2015 Supreme Court term kicks off with pivotal cases on free speech, pregnant workers' rights and religious freedom in prisons.

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September 25  • 

Throwback Thursday: National Business Women’s Day

In honor of National Business Women's Day, a look at state and federal legislation for equality in the workplace.

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September 17  • 

Adrian Peterson: The excuses we hear for inexcusable violence

Lisa Bloom: These excuses are "Get Out of Jail Free" cards that allow Americans kids to get beaten and abused at horrific levels.

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