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October 31  • 

Take back the day

Street harassment is the low-grade fever we are expected to grin and bear...a constant reminder of the lurking potential of sexual violence.

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October 30  • 

Is there any legal recourse for the street harassment in this video?

A new PSA about street harassment went viral this week. We asked Avvo attorneys if there is any legal recourse for this type of harassment.

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October 28  • 

Does quarantined nurse Kaci Hickox have a legal case?

Quarantined nurse Kaci Hickox has hired a civil rights attorney and plans to sue. Does she have a case? Twitter's legal voices respond.

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October 27  • 

How to take action against your illegal internship

Learn how to take action against an illegal internship. You may be entitled to back pay.

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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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