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Cali Moves Closer to Trained Paraprofessional Legal Counseling  

California is one step closer to allowing paraprofessionals to offer legal counsel in certain circumstances after the State Bar of California’s Board of Trustees gave a preliminary nod of approval. So reports Reuters.


Trump Family Legal Drama Continues: Donald Takes Niece, NYT to Court  

Ex-President Donald Trump is suing The New York Times and his niece after accusing his estranged family member of breaking a settlement agreement and disclosing tax documents she acquired during a dispute related to patriarch Fred Trump. So reports the Associated Press.


Washington State Workers Push Back Against Vaccine Mandate in New Court Filing  

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is facing pushback from local and state workers who are challenging his vaccine mandate in court. So reports KOMO News.


Chauvin, For Now, Representing Himself in George Floyd Murder Appeal  

Now-terminated Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin is appealing his murder conviction, at least for the time being, sans a lawyer. So reports Insider.


'Jane Doe' Refiles Sex Abuse Accusations Against Marilyn Manson

A Jane Doe who alleges shock rocker Marilyn Manson sexually abused and assaulted her has refiled her lawsuit against him after it was initially dismissed. So reports Yahoo!


House Panel Taps John F. Wood As Lead Legal Adviser for 1/6 Investigation

The House of Representatives committee tasked with investing the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol has hired John F. Wood as its head legal adviser. So reports The Hill.


Owner of NFL's Vikings Donates $5M to New York Law School for Social Justice Programming  

Real estate mogul and Minnesota Vikings principal owner Zygmunt (Zygi) Wilf donated $5 million in support of New York Law School’s social advocacy programs. So reports Reuters.


MI State Rep. Jewell Jones to Have Mental Health Check Ahead of Trial: Judge

The lawyer representing embattled Michigan state Rep. Jewell Jones has requested a mental health evaluation prior to the lawmaker’s trail related to alleged bond and jail security violations stemming from a drunk driving arrest in April. So reports the Detroit News.


Ex-Barclays Analyst Wins Lawsuit After Boss Described Women As 'Birds'  

Anca Lacatus, a former analyst at Barclays, won a lawsuit filed against the bank after claiming her manager used the sexist term “bird” to describe women. So reports The Financial Times.


Michigan Dad Sues School District for $1M After Teacher 'Evens Out' Daughter’s Hair  

Jimmy Hoffmeyer, of Michigan, filed a federal lawsuit against Mount Pleasant Public Schools after his 7-year-old daughter’s hair was cut by a teacher. So reports USA Today.


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