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Never before has an interception caused such a ruckus. Generally, Tom Brady throws a pick-off and his fans pout until the Pats regain control of the ball. But on January 18, 2015, Tom Brady threw an interception during the AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts that [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On February 17, 2014 By Bradlee Edmondson


Surveillance & Censorship:

The Washington Post reports that documents leaked by Edward Snowden show that the NSA received intelligence from Australia’s signals intelligence division on Chicago-based law firm Mayer Brown in relation to the firm’s representation of the Indonesian government in a trade dispute. In response, Indonesia’s foreign minister Continue Reading

NFL Versus . . . Who Dat?

On February 9, 2010 By JETLaw

Some T-shirt vendors were asking this question after they received cease-and-desist letters from the National Football League compelling them to stop selling shirts that included the traditional cheer of New Orleans Saints fans.

The NFL had asserted rights to “who dat” earlier last week through the Florida Department of State, [...]

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Raiders Head Coach May Present NFL With Tough Call

On October 1, 2009 By JETLaw

Violence (at least to some degree) is a fundamental element of football; and, while it sometimes carries over from the field to the locker room, few would expect it in the coaches’ office. Well, the Oakland Raiders are currently dealing with a situation in which their head coach, Tom Cable, is accused of [...]

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As the resident Delawarean on this journal, and an advocate of sports betting, it is fitting that I provide an update on the current combat between the “Small Wonder” and the whole army of American amateur and professional sports–a true David vs. Goliath battle.

After the Delaware Supreme Court issued an Continue Reading

There is no escaping publicity when you’re in the NFL. In addition to coverage of their athletic accomplishments, NFL players make the news for a variety of less laudatory reasons. From illegal dog fighting rings to self-inflicted gunshot wounds, NFL celebrities frequently make headlines. Unfortunately, the bad behavior of a few may reflect [...]

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