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Western District Case Notes

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in The Bulletin, the official publication of the Bar Association of Erie County. It is reprinted here with permission.  Conditional Class Certification  In Augustyniak v. Lowe’s Home Center, LLC, No. 14-CV-00488-JJM (Feb. 8, 2016), ...

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Commentary: Politics as usual

I grew up in Southern Missouri which, like most of the old South, is a region where the Democratic Party dominated politics during the first half of the 20th century.  During the 50s there was a saying that went like ...

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Commentary: Return of the liberals

It’s taken Democrats 30 years to recover from the defeat of Walter Mondale. A lot of today’s Democrats are too young to remember the election of 1984 – and that’s the point the point of this history lesson, so bear ...

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