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Cinnamon Carlarne

How some Ohio farmers are trying to cut their carbon footprint

“Historically, (agriculture) is one of the most significant contributors of … conventional pollutants to waterway systems, but now (also) greenhouse gases from a climate-change perspective,” Carlarne said.

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Ari Glogower

New York Bill May Give Access to Trump’s Tax Returns—And Open Door to Target Others

“Tax privacy is an important norm to reinforce,” Glogower said. “It needs to be balanced with Congress’s need to do its job.”

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Douglas Berman

Social Equity Becomes Key Question in Pot Legalization

“We’re at the stage of marijuana reform 2.0,” Berman said.

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photo of Marc Spindelman

Ohio Attorney General prepared to ‘vigorously’ defend new abortion law

“Ultimately the question’s going to be whether the Supreme Court takes a look at its earlier decisions and modifies them in any way that will create breathing room for a law like the heartbeat bill,” Spindelman said.

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Sarah Cole

Lack of Arbitrator Diversity Is an Issue of Supply and Demand

“To me, the burden is really on the lawyers who select arbitrators,” Cole said. “At the moment of selection, be conscious of the issue.”

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Daniel Tokaji

Kamala Harris says voter suppression kept Stacey Abrams, Andrew Gillum out of office. Really?

“It’s not necessarily inaccurate for Sen. Harris to make this claim, but it is speculative,” Tokaji said.

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Douglas Berman

Federal marijuana reform may be entering new era, even if high hurdles remain

“I just think the political forces facilitating the status quo are still so strong,” Berman said.

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Daniel Tokaji

U.S. Census And Citizenship Question

Professor Daniel Tokaji appeared on All Sides with Ann Fisher to discuss U.S. Supreme Court arguments regarding the 2020 census. 

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Daniel Tokaji

Michigan judges urge Supreme Court to curb partisan gerrymandering

“It wouldn’t surprise me at all if these judges realize that the main event is before the Supreme Court and have written this ruling with an eye towards influencing the Supreme Court,” Tokaji said.

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Jobs for Class of ’18 overall see ‘modest increase’ but with fewer graduates than last year

“That’s more reasonable than it was five years ago, but it’s not establishing law school as a winning proposition,” Merritt said.

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Edward Foley

Ohio Congressional Map Overturned in Win For Democrats

“But while the Ohio decision continues the trend that’s developing in the lower courts, Ned Foley, who heads the election law program at Ohio State University, said he’d be surprised if it alone changed any of the justices’ minds,” Bloomberg Law reports.

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Edward Foley

Want to Fix Presidential Elections? Here’s the Quickest Way.

“The key is to focus reform efforts on swing states—the battlegrounds where elections are decided—and get them to embrace, via ballot initiatives or legislation, electoral systems that reward only candidates who win a majority of the vote,” Foley writes.

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