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Monday Morning JetLawg

On August 9, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Iowa County first in America to employ 911 emergency texts.

Risk of censorship hitting Family Guy, video game producers and even the Kool-Aid man.

Minor league baseball player Julio Castillo sentenced to 30 days in jail for fan-injuring baseball thrown [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On July 20, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news…

In the face of congressional scrutiny, Verizon scales back its exclusivity deals.

The Pirate Bay looks to go legit with royalty fees and a user-powered/subsidized business model.

A battle heats up between Microsoft and Google over web-based document apps. Will they be the tools [...]

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It seems that Major League Baseball is mentioned in the news more often for steroid-related scandals than for actual sports news. While steroids have certainly become a major problem for MLB, the media rarely addresses the subject of the league’s culture of alcohol abuse. Alcohol abuse in MLB clubhouses is usually [...]

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One Strike and You're Out

On July 16, 2008 By JETLaw

This week, Major League Baseball (MLB) celebrated the All-Star Break.  Among the many heroes and stories of the 2008 season that were highlighted, few are bigger than the Legend of Josh Hamilton.  Hamilton’s story is truly the stuff legends are made of, and MLB has gone to lengths (as it should) to [...]

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