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Mar 16, 2021 Mike Overby; James E. Gregg
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An argument against using intelligence tests to justify racism against non-white groups, particularly Black Americans. The premise is laudable for the time, but the execution by Gregg, who was white, betrays his desire to continue differentiating by race in ways that he expects to be advantaged by. It's a good example of how bad racial takes by ostensibly progressive, well-meaning white people have not fundamentally changed in 100 years. The Article. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus...
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Feb 4, 2021 Mike Overby; Alain Locke
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In 1925, Alain Locke published the article "Enter the New Negro" and defined "New Negro" as "augury of a new democracy in American culture." Locke took the term to a new level. Locke described black people's negative impression of their racial values in the context of long-term repression in a racist society. He believed this made African Americans contribute to distorting their own social status, and that they all needed to adopt a new attitude. He pointed out...
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Jan 27, 2021 Mike Overby; Newton D. Baker
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A speech discussing some perceived defects in the United States Constitution as of the end of World War I. Topics include the Electoral College, the Senate's role in approving already-negotiated treaties, Cabinet members' lack of representation in Congress, and the administrative state. The Speech. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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A recent New York statute makes the owner of an automobile absolutely liable for injuries caused by the negligent operation of his car by anyone driving it with his consent. At first blush this appears to be a startling advance over previous doctrines of liability without fault, and its constitutionality is questioned. But it seems only a bold assertion of practical results toward which the law of agency has been tending for a long time in cases involving vehicle. The Article. Mike Overby (...
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The truism that law is a developing science is nowhere more strikingly illustrated than in the law of unfair competition. Over the 19th Century, the common law of trademarks took shape. But just as soon as this body of law became reduced to a set of rigid rules, competitors adopted many new devices for taking advantage of the goodwill of others' businesses which very cleverly avoided these rules. To address problems perceived with this, equity developed the law of unfair competition, which...
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In a nutshell, Fagundes argues that property is making us miserable, and we should get rid of it. He uses hedonics to argue that people should share or give away much of th eir property, and the government should help them. Fry finds Fagundes’s premise broadly compelling. If the purpose of government is to increase net welfare, then governments should encourage community and altruism in order to increase happiness. But, as always, the devil is in the details. While hedonics provides many...
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, property, consequentialism, copyright, plagiarism, altruism, hedonics,...
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The platform of the Communist Party USA in the 1972 presidential election, presenting their case for your protest vote against Richard Nixon and George McGovern. Gus Hall speaks, covering issues such as fair labor practices, a universal basic income, the president's racism, women's liberation requiring universal childcare and maternity leave, the Vietnam War, and the environment.
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, communism, 1972 election, richard nixon, gus hall, jarvis tyner,...
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Jul 30, 2020 Mike Overby; Alexei Borovoi
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A survey of the compatibility of the law with anarchism, written by an anarchist. Anarchism is about removing hierarchy from society, not a rejection of all norms and social custom. Perhaps the law could take some notes from anarchism. The pamphlet. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, anarchy, anarcho-communism, anarcho-individualism, william godwin,...
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Apr 16, 2020 Mike Overby; Frank Crane
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"Conventional charity drops pennies in the beggar’s cup, carries bread to the starving, distributes clothing to the naked. Real charity, which is justice, sets about removing the conditions that make beggary, starvation, and nakedness." The Essay. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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The synergy between copyright royalties and landlord profits, as explored by Brian L. Frye because they're both just rent. He compares recent social media buzz against landlords and in favor of copyright holders framed as starving artists. Specifically, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the tenant-landlord relationship has become strained because landlords who charged April rent are seen as greedy; meanwhile, copyright holders who cry "poverty" at the Internet Archive's National...
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A collection of memories provided by survivors of the 1918 influenza pandemic. The first account is from a black man. The final known survivor from Spain is included in a Spanish-language section. The rest of the testimony is from white men and women, mostly from the United States and England. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, pandemic, influenza, epidemic, flu, coronavirus, covid-19, spanish flu,...
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Mar 26, 2020 Mike Overby; George A. Soper
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Major George A. Soper, famous for discovering Typhoid Mary, conducts a post-mortem of the 1918 influenza pandemic less than a year after its peak. He discusses suspected causes, potential remedies, and the unknowns of the plague that may be known to the future. Above all, his warning is that the 1918 flu was not an isolated and unique event. He says the United States will need to learn from the devatation and prepare to face the next pandemic of respiratory disease when the time comes. Pity,...
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Elinor Ostrom's work has enhanced legal scholars' understanding of property. Although the richness of these contributions cannot be distilled into a single thesis, their flavor can be captured in a maxim Lee Anne Fennell calls Ostrom's Law: A resource arrangement that works in practice can work in theory . Ostrom's scholarship challenges the conventional wisdom by examining how people interact over resources on the ground. She identifies recurring institutional features associated with...
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The rise of the motor car required the American legal system to adapt to new technology and negotiate rules for when things went wrong. In the event that a car should run into a train at a crossing, the courts decided the car driver's control of their vehicle at that time should not be considered by juries in deciding liability. In other words, car drivers did not have a responsibility to operate their vehicles at speeds that would allow them to stop suddenly in responses to road hazards. The...
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In 2011, a macaque monkey used a camera belonging to British photographer David Slater in Indonesia to take a self-portrait. The selfie picture became famous worldwide after it was published in the British media. In 2014, Slater sent a removal request to Wikimedia Commons, which indicated that the picture was in the public domain because it had been taken by the monkey and animals cannot own copyright works. While most of the legal analysis centered around US law, this article takes a...
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Feb 27, 2020 Mike Overby; United States Supreme Court
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McCrary was a six-year-old black kid whose parents believed he was denied admission to a private school due to the color of his skin. They were right. These parents filed a class-action against private schools in Virginia and Runyon was the name of one of those schools. By the time this got to the Supreme Court, there were two questions at issue: "Were the admission policies of the private schools in violation of the Klu Klux Klan Act?" The court said yes. The second question was...
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Part 1: The Perils of Cronyism A summary of the Supreme Court's place in United States society through the lenses of white supremacy and the process of nominating new justices. It covers the development of African-American-driven civil rights case law as a pressure on American politics. Ultimately, Part 1 is about what lead to the Warren Court's famously liberal rulings, the effects those rulings had on the United States, and then the retirement of Earl Warren. President Lyndon Johnson's...
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A summary of the legal condition of African American ownership of other African Americans under the American slave trade system, as well as the legal maneuvering they were required to perform in order to secure their family's freedom. The white supremacist opposition was allowed to change the law in order to curtail this phenomenon. The Paper by John H. Russel. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, legal scholarship, slavery, virginia, slaveownership, manumission,...
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Feb 13, 2020 Mike Overby; Henry Noble Sherwood
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An account of petitions entered by John and Paul Cuffee, two free black men living in Massachusetts during the late 1700s. Although free, they were overburdened by taxation and structural racism and plead to be excused from taxation because of their lack of representation in government affairs. The Paper by Henry Noble Sherwood. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, slavery, massachusetts, paul cuffee, john cuffee, cuffee brothers,...
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Feb 6, 2020 Mike Overby; J. W. Bell
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"The teaching of Negro history would contribute much to the solution of this complicated race problem. The solution of any problem depends upon an adequate understanding of it. The most illuminating approach to the race problem is the historical approach. The white man of this country must be supplied with the real facts pertaining to the Negro. If not, all of his generalizations will be mere verbiage based upon tradition inspired by prejudice. To prevent a distorted social perspective and...
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Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante testifies before the House Committee on the Judiciary on copyright and the need to update the Copyright Act for the 21st Century. Her suggestions for changes to the law include strengthening the powers of rightholders in various ways and suggestions that fair use will remain robust. On the committee, Howard Coble (R-NC) was the chairman and Mel Watt (D-NC) was the ranking member. The Hearing. The Hearing's Video. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus...
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Otho E. Falls, Jr. examines the blue laws that prohibit the production of theatrical plays on the Sabbath and looks at recent case law to determine see how judges had been answering the question "is playing a motion picture a theatrical performance?" The Note. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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Jan 16, 2020 Mike Overby; George Palmer Garrett
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Under a judicial system that separates chancery and equity pleadings, it's natural that there be some rivalry between the two regimes. Though the strict separation has been mostly abolished in the United States, the influence of this state of the law when this paper was written still resonates. George Palmer Garret writes to us about the weaknesses of the chancery as compared to equity in an effort to strengthen the system, saying "The Common Law has plagiarized many things from Chancery....
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Jan 9, 2020 Mike Overby; Grace A. Turkington
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A series of survey questions about the United States Constitution. It is aimed at helping children understand the way organizations form to serve purposes, the powers of the federal government, and why the powers are arranged to serve its purpose. The Chapter. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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Jan 2, 2020 Mike Overby; E. M. Showalter
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A consideration of the role of majority rule in the system of politics and norms of peaceful conduct within the United States. It argues that the American system is better than a system of simple majoritarianism. The Essay. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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The British Parliament's prohibition of the sale of alcohol on Christmas Day in Ireland. The Law. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, podcast, law, irish law, Finance, Public - Ireland, Industries - Ireland, License...
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Dec 11, 2019 Mike Overby; Delan Devakumar; David Osrin
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A survey of estimated global child homicide rates and some policy suggestions for how to reduce the number of these tragedies. The Paper by Delan Devakumar and David Osrin. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: amicus lectio, child homicide, podcast, homicide, murder, child homicide, infanticide, death,...
There is a specter haunting medical research, the specter of pharmaceutical marketing. Big Pharma companies routinely sponsor research and solicit ghostwritten articles to hide their influence on the process for the purpose of boosting their products. But it goes further than this, as it is also relatively common for them to engage in what Sergio Sismondo calls "ghost management," handling the medical research process from experiment planning to publication with motivated ends. Can...
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Nov 19, 2019 Mike Overby; Lux Radio Theatre
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New York City is rife with racketeers and Detective Johnny Blake (Edward G. Robinson) is the man known for squashing them. That is, until he was kicked off the force. Now he's working for a powerful crime boss, Al Kruger, who wants an insider perspective into how to avoid law enforcement while expanding the criminal enterprise. Though Blake gains an ally in Kruger, he finds an enemy in one Bugs Fenner (Humphrey Bogart), who believes Blake to be a police informer. The Radio Drama from Lux Radio...
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When creating a contract, there is an assumption so basic that, while we may investigate it, we don't necessarily put it into words: is what we're agreeing to do possible? That's be cause there is no contract if the contract is impossible. But what if one or both of the parties does not know that the contract is impossible? Is there proper consideration? The Paper by Edward W. Hope. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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Nov 6, 2019 Mike Overby; Angela Onwuachi-Willig
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Written before the legalization of same-sex marriage across the United States, Angela Onwuachi-Willig draws parallels from tactics used by skeptics of marriage equality to tactics used by skeptics of racial equality. Specifically, those who would have us "wait" for a more accepting time before adopting reforms beneficial to marginalized groups. Onwuachi-Willig looks to Martin Luther King's famous "Letter from the Birmingham Jail" for Dr. King's advice on the matter and...
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Charles C. Burleigh criticizes justifications of the death penalty that rely on the supposed justice exacted by it. The Chapter. The Librivox Recording by Shasta and dunlapkw. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: podcast, death penalty, amicus lectio, justice, law, capital punishment, justification
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Oct 29, 2019 Mike Overby; Case Dismissed
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One unsettling Friday, the Beaumonts receive a suit for liability in a car crash neither was a party to. In fact, it was their young friend, Chet, who scraped a car after it was involved in a more serious accident and left without talking to anyone. What is their liability? Why won't George Beaumont consult a lawyer? The Radio Drama from Case Dismissed . Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: law, radio, old time radio, podcast, legal drama, amicus lectio, criminal liability, car crash, car...
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Oct 24, 2019 Mike Overby; Melina Girardi Fachin; Felipe Zobaran
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A balance must be struck between individuals' right to privacy and the public at large's right to know. The Brazilian Constitution of 1988 provides some principles for this. However, its interpretation subject to both social and legal forces, then its execution is in the hands of individual judges. In what ways do these forces dictate the evolution and development of rights over time? The Paper by Melina Girardi Fachin, translated by Felipe Zobaran. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus...
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Oct 17, 2019 Mike Overby; Teresa Giménez-Candela
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An overview of the cruelty of "improved" battery cages used in factory farms to skirt the European Union regulations that eventually banned battery cages. This practice still goes on, in spite of the full ban instituted in 2012. The Paper by Teresa Giménez-Candela. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: law, amicus lectio, organic eggs, battery cages, eggs, chickens, battery cages, factory farming,...
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Oct 15, 2019 Mike Overby
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Jeremy Bentham provides some preliminary thoughts on the nature of constitutional forms of government. He pays particular attention to their relations to power in monarchies and democracies, as well as the accountability of leaders within these systems. The Chapter. The LibriVox Recording by Mike Overby. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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What rights does a child have to their father's estate after his death? In Nigerian law, this depends entirely on one's relationship to their father, namely blood relation. Children born outside the father's marriage are excluded entirely from Nigerian inheritance by default, barring an acknowledgement of paternity by the father while he was alive. However, this has changed, in recent decades, with increasing recognition of alternative forms of paternity verification. The Paper by Michael Akpa...
Topics: law, legal scholarship, amicus lectio, nigerian law, inheritance, marriage law, podcast
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Oct 4, 2019 Mike Overby; James Grimmelmann; Daniel Westreich
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An opinion of the Zootopia Supreme Court evaluating the Zootopia Police Department's practice of using a big data algorithm to choose new officers. That has resulted in the ZPD's hiring exclusively carnivores for the first time since Judy Hopps's brave stand against discrimination in Hopps v. Lionheart that paved her way to the police academy and into our hearts. The ZPD claims that the algorithm is an objective assessment of officer performance using real metrics that measure real officers'...
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Oct 1, 2019 Mike Overby; Samuel Warren; Louis Brandeis
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Samuel Warren and Louis Brandeis' "The Right to Privacy" is one of the most influential law review articles ever written, proof that at least some people in positions of power have occasionally read them. Their stated goal was to determine what fundamental justifications for privacy rights made sense as a response to the unprecedented effects of new tabloid-friendly technology. Its conclusions draw from ideas about norms, copyrights, property, and contracts. The Paper. The Ipse Dixit:...
Topics: law, privacy, intellectual property, copyright, contracts, property, norms, paparazzi, right to...
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Sep 27, 2019 Mike Overby; Robert G. Ingersoll
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God is not mentioned in the Constitution, but He looms large over laypeople's conversations about the basis of American law in it. So where does one find Him? Robert G. Ingersoll argues that the United States' secular founding proved fairly radical by removing God from the center of political life in the 18th Century, and that it would be a mistake to try to reestablish Him. The Essay. The LibriVox recording by Scott Danneker. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio...
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Pokémon GO was an immediate sensation when Niantic released it in 2016, and it continues to be one of the highest-grossing apps on mobile devices. While the hype was still high, Tiffany C. Li wrote about potential legal rankles Niantic might face on the road to becoming a Poké Fan Master. The Paper. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: law, pokemon, pokemon go, amicus lectio, privacy, trespass, augmented reality, copyright,...
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A short article raising awareness about the practice and various kinds of ghostwriting in medical journal contributions, such as presenting the paper without listing the statistician who performed the analysis as an author. There is nothing more bitter than an academic article naming controversy. The Paper by Elizabeth Wager. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: plagiarism, statisticians, scientific research, scientific methods, International Committee of...
A hog cycle occurs when market conditions force someone into a loop where they generate too much supply in one year, then too little when they try to account for the previous oversupply, then too much, then too little, and so on. Christoph Engel and Hanjo Hamann break down the theoretical underpinnings of hog cycles and draw comparisons and conclusions about how well this phenomenon describes the process of getting a law school professorship in Germany. They constructed a predictive regression...
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Three vignettes from the young life of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States, covering his studying the law while farming, his days as a law student, and his admission to the Bar. His early thoughts on the law reflect pragmatism and concern for the people, if not quite legal realism. It's also a look at what entering the legal field was like before the modern cartelization of law licensing. The Book by Frederick Trevor Hill. The LibriVox recording by Jim Locke and Ciufi Galeazzi....
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From the autobiography of Jane Grey Swisshelm, recounting the early days of the Fugitive Slave Law from the point of view of a journalist. Also included is an anecdote about her famous confrontation with Daniel Webster, where she exposes his hypocritical affair with a black woman and ignites a classic Washington, D.C. sex scandal. The Book. The LibriVox recording , read by Pamela Nagami. The first archive episode of Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ), a podcast produced by Mike Overby (...
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There is rising hostility against gay people in African countries such as Uganda and Namibia. This has caused many injustices, including the criminalization of homosexual behavior, the criminalization of knowledge of homosexual behavior, and outright violence. Changes in laws can directly impact the context in which marginalized groups of people live their lives, and this paper by Chris Beyrer ( @ChrisBeyrer ) is a survey of the ways these "victories" for anti-homosexual lobbies have...
Topics: amicus lectio, law, LGBT, Africa, Uganda, gay men, human rights, HIV, AIDS, legal scholarship
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Aug 20, 2019 Mike Overby; Margaret Davies
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Margaret Davies considers the goals of projects like the Women's Court and Feminist Judgements, which have produced alternative opinions for major court cases, reconsidering the facts through feminist lenses. What would a legal system that actively centers feminism in its jurisprudential philosophy look like? The Paper. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
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An appreciation post for Dianne Otto's work in promoting the incorporation of lesbianism in international human rights law. This paper looks her successes in inspiring the next generation of advocates for lesbianism. It also chronicles some ways the international community has failed lesbians during her career. Internationally, women who love women are considered third, obviously behind straight people as an enforced heteronormative default, but similarly behind gay men considered the default...
Topics: amicus lectio, Law, International Law, LGBT, Lesbian, Dianne Otto, Human Rights, legal scholarship
The Court of Justice of the European Union wrestles with the difference between the right to privacy and the right to control of personal data, rights confirmed for EU citizens by different portions of fundamental treaties. Valentin M. Pfisterer uses recent landmark cases to divine how the case law has been developing and where it may be going down dead ends into uncertain protection for the people. The Paper. Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ) is read by Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic )
Topics: Right to Privacy, personal data, german law journal, european union, cjeu, court of justice of the...
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America needs more women of color judges. Their experiences are inappropriately considered aberrant, in favor of whiteness. The Paper by Angela Onwuachi-Willig ( @aonwuachi ) & Amber Shanahan-Fricke. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio )
Topics: law, diversity, united states courts, race, amicus lectio, feminism, intersectional feminism
What is property's opposite, and what does it mean for copyright? Preface and first chapter of The P ublic Domain by James Boyle ( @thepublicdomain ), very formative for Mike. The Book. Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ) is read by Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic )
Topics: law, amicus lectio, copyright, james boyle
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A banana costume too similar to the competition's banana costume because...it looks like a banana. Judge Thomas Hardiman applies Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands . The Opinion. Mike Overby ( @lethargilistic ) reads Amicus Lectio ( @AmicusLectio ).
Topics: law, us third circuit court of appeals, copyright, court opinions, podcast, amicus lectio, costuming
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First Episode of Amicus Lectio, reading “Leveraging Elsevier’s Creative Commons License Requirement to Undermine Embargo” by Josh Bolick (2018) - Amicus Lectio 0001
Topics: Creative Commons, Elsevier, amicus lectio, Podcast, law, copyright, publishing, open access
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Jul 29, 2019 Mike Overby
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Cover image for the Amicus Lectio podcast
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