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“Sister Wives:” Big Love, Big Problems

On October 1, 2010 By Emily Larish

TLC’s new reality show, “Sister Wives,” may soon get very real indeed. The show, featuring a fundamentalist Mormon family in Lehi, Utah, premiered on Sunday, September 26. The cast of characters includes Kody Brown, his four wives, and their sixteen children. The Browns decided to “go public” in order to gain [...]

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Legally "Caught in a Bad Romance"

On April 2, 2010 By Anne Goodwyn

A series of claims filed in New York this month has degraded the mystique surrounding musical superstar Lady Gaga. In just over a year, Lady Gaga has transformed from an obscure singer-songwriter to an international pop star. Despite her popularity, Gaga’s personal life has remained surprisingly mysterious due to her unique and often bizarre outfits, [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On December 6, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Sprint providing law enforcement with subscribers GPS information.

Is Wikipedia becoming an oligarchy?

Disabled mayor prepared to bring ADA claim against Disney World for treatment over four-wheeled iBOT at Magic Kingdom. German tourist arrested at same park for making security [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On November 22, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Wired writer tries to find out if it’s possible to disappear in the digital world.

England’s proposed new copyright laws are extremely controversial.

Insurance company takes away Canadian woman’s long-term sick leave benefit after Facebook photos indicate she wasn’t suffering from depression.

Sony [...]

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Jon & Kate Plus Legal Headaches

On October 21, 2009 By JETLaw

Few reality show “stars” have reached the level of stardom as Jon and Kate Gosselin and their brood of eight children, including a pair of twins, and a set of sextuplets. In the past six months, the Gosselins have been in the public eye more for their off-camera antics than for their TLC show Continue Reading

Monday Morning JetLawg

On October 18, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

In yet another Missouri cyber-bullying incident, teenager arrested for threatening website.

TLC claims breach of contract against Jon Gosselin for stopping production of Jon & Kate Plus 8.

New FTC guidelines threaten to fine bloggers who fail to disclose relationships with advertisers.

Federal [...]

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard of Jon and Kate Gosselin. How can you miss them? They have been tabloid fodder for weeks. People can’t seem to get enough of them, especially since allegations of their marital infidelity have emerged. However, long before U.S. Weekly and People began profiting from their sinking [...]

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