Tag: American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Jul 02

How I Became a Lawyer

  In Brief — The author retraces his path to becoming a lawyer. [Written in March 2017.] Making Lemonade When Life Gives You Lemons— It’s said that if life gives you lemons, make lemonade. While a few lemons have come my way, I’ve made my fair share of lemonade. How I became a lawyer is …

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Apr 03

Conversation With a Killer

In Brief—Memories of a conversation the author had with the host of the author’s wedding reception. —————————————————————————————————————————— An Invitation Stirs Unpleasant Memories— No, this was not a scene from my years as a criminal defense lawyer. It took place during and after a joyous celebration that was a part of my tossed salad life. I …

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