Mimesis Law
20 October 2020


  • Your Daily Dose of Criminal Defendants’ Bad Ideas

    by - May 5, 2016
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    May 5, 2016 (Mimesis Law) — Criminal defendants often come up with some pretty bad ideas, upon which they expect their lawyer to follow through. For example, the notion that a “jury trial costs x thousands...
  • Cleveland Cop Union Still Clueless On Tamir Rice

    by - Apr 28, 2016
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    Apr. 28, 2016 (Mimesis Law) — It seemed like Cleveland officials had achieved peak callousness when the city recently billed the estate of Tamir Rice $500 for his “last dying expense”- the cost of the dying...
  • Blood From A Corporation

    by - May 22, 2015
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    May 22, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Nobody likes the fact that corporate crime ends up with the payment of a big fine and a deferred prosecution agreement.  It’s so unsatisfying, there being no perp walk, no...
  • It’s Dangerous To Go Alone!

    by - May 8, 2015
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    May 8, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Happy Friday, guys. Top Slot This article in AdAge is getting a lot of attention today, but I feel like it just confirms what we already know. Web video ads...
  • Tweet More, Hon

    by - May 2, 2015
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    Top Slot Meet Joseph Kent. He’s one of the many young activists who has devoted time and energy to reforming the criminal justice system. At one of the late-night protests in Baltimore, he was arrested. I’m...
  • The Senseless Death of Freddie Gray

    by - May 2, 2015
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    May 2, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — The death of Freddie Gray for a partially severed spine and crushed larynx while in the custody of police has had grave consequences for Baltimore. And now that six police...
  • Writer Claims FDA Ignored The Law In Approving GMO Food

    by - Apr 29, 2015
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    Apr. 28, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Steve Druker, attorney and author, talks with Lee Pacchia about problems he sees with how the FDA approved genetically modified foods. Druker’s book “Altered Genes, Twisted Truth: How the Venture...
  • Buzzfeed’s Epic Fail

    by - Apr 27, 2015
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    Apr. 27, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Top Slot So to understand this story, you need to come to grips with the profound change happening in journalism and media today. Many organizations, Mimesis included, now employ a business model that...
  • The Cost Of Reliably Unreliable Evidence

    by - Apr 20, 2015
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    Mimesis Law (Apr. 20, 2015) — Of the defendants convicted, 32 ended up on death row, and 14 have either been executed or died in prison.  But hey, better dead than red, right? Via the Washington...
  • Konnichiwa, BigLaw

    by - Apr 17, 2015
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    Apr. 17, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — BANANAS of good stuff in this week’s note. Top Slot I love Japanese television. It kills me that we live in a world where I can’t access it on cable...

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