Mimesis Law
28 May 2020
  • Sleepy Beatdown Buys Metro Cop a Ticket to Unemployment

    by - Oct 5, 2016
    (Comments: 4)
    Oct. 5, 2016 (Fault Lines) – It’s early in the morning, and you’ve fallen asleep in your seat at the local railway station. A transit cop walks by and sees you. Does he Leave you to...
  • Free Speech Tropes, LSAT Edition

    by - Sep 23, 2016
    (Comments: 1)
    September 23, 2016 (Fault Lines) – I was working through an old LSAT when I found the following question: When a nation is on the brink of financial crisis, its government does not violate free-market principles...
  • The French Window Into Police Misconduct

    by - Sep 20, 2016
    (Comments: 0)
    September 20, 2016 (Fault Lines) — Police misconduct is a difficult concept. Like Justice Stewart’s obscenity, we “know it when we see it,” but we have trouble nailing it down with any precision. And making matters...
  • AG Maura Healey Is Now The Queen of Massachusetts

    by - Sep 16, 2016
    (Comments: 8)
    Sept. 16, 2016 (Fault Lines) – On Tuesday, Fault Lines contributor Josh Kendrick poked holes in Massachusetts AG Maura Healey’s attempt to hold gun manufacturers Glock and Remington “accountable,” supposedly for making defective guns. Here’s one...
  • Gregory Frazier: What We Don’t Know Is Everything

    by - Sep 13, 2016
    (Comments: 1)
    Sept. 13, 2016 (Fault Lines) – At around 10 p.m. Friday, September 9, deputies from the Broward County, FL sheriff’s office were dispatched to the backyard of a home in Pompano Beach, where a man named...
  • The True Meaning of Aleppo

    by - Sep 9, 2016
    (Comments: 2)
    Sept. 9, 2016 (Istanbul) – The visionary Fault Lines contributor Chris Seaton, who created Mediation Is Dead, was having lunch with me when I realized I didn’t know what “Aleppo” meant. “But of course!” I said...
  • Clowns? Why Did It Have To Be Clowns?

    by - Sep 9, 2016
    (Comments: 9)
    September 9, 2016 (Fault Lines) — In this depressing time of wars, rumors of wars, presidential elections and insufferable celebrity temper tantrums, please take a moment to read the tale of the clowns infesting Greenville, S.C.,...
  • The Greek Rule

    by - Sep 6, 2016
    (Comments: 2)
    September 6, 2016 (Fault Lines) – From college kids to Saudi royalty, people like to drink. We always have. For over ten thousand years, we’ve been fermenting nearly anything we could get our hands on. The...
  • What Happened To The ACLU?

    by - Aug 23, 2016
    (Comments: 21)
    August 23, 2016 (Fault Lines) — In the spring of 1977, the National Socialist Party of America announced it wanted to hold a rally in Chicago. But when the municipal government blocked its plans, the Nazis decided...
  • A Steady Hand at the Helm(ets)

    by - Aug 19, 2016
    (Comments: 1)
    Aug. 19, 2016 (Fault Lines) – In his Satires, the Roman poet Juvenal asked a famous question: Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who will watch the watchmen? Now, that question may have been hard to answer back...

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