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Eliezer Segal’s new collection of fun, informative essays on the Jewish calendar: A Time for Every Purpose

A Time for Every Purpose continues the series of collections of Eliezer Segal’s beloved and witty articles about the Jewish sacred calendar — articles that originally appeared in his From the Sources column in the Calgary Jewish Free Press between 2011 and 2015. As always, the author strives to maintain [...]

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Yale Law Journal, May 2015 Issue 7: on punishing offenses under treaties, administrative severability clauses, judges citing scholarship, and Hobby Lobby

The contents of the May 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 7) are:
Articles
• Defining and Punishing Offenses Under Treaties, Sarah H. Cleveland & William S. Dodge
• Administrative Severability Clauses, Charles W. Tyler & E. Donald Elliott
Notes
• Class Ascertainability, Geoffrey C. Shaw
• The Right To Be Rescued: Disability Justice in an Age of Disaster, Adrien A. Weibgen
• [...]

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Harvard Law Review, May ‘15, on foreign relations law, changing family law, and bankrupt student loans

The Harvard Law Review, May 2015, is offered in a digital edition. Contents include:
• Article, “The Normalization of Foreign Relations Law,” by Ganesh Sitaraman and Ingrid Wuerth
• Book Review, “The Family, in Context,” by Maxine Eichner
• Note, “Forgive and Forget: Bankruptcy Reform in the Context of For-Profit Colleges”

In addition, the issue features student commentary on Recent Cases and policy positions, including such subjects as: retroactive prosecution of conspiracy to commit war crimes at Guantanamo; holding a legislature in contempt for unconstitutional funding of education; bullying and criminal harassment law; first amendment implications of high school suppression of violent speech; using statistics to prove False Claims Act [...]

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Frank Zimring’s witty essays observing the modern condition and aging form the new book Memos from Midlife

“… It’s the most entertaining book I’ve read this year.” —Steve Chapman, Columnist and Editorial Writer, The Chicago Tribune
There are no pretentious pronouncements about public policy or dry conclusions from social science in these pages … because it is a report from what Frank Zimring calls “my second career, and everybody else’s second career, the [...]