The most eye-opening of these recollections came from Nancy Rapoport, a law professor at the University of Nevada who wrote in her personal blog about the time Kozinski invited her and other clerks out for drinks. She was clerking for another judge at the time, but she agreed to come along. The meetup turned out to be a setup: No other clerks were there. Just Rapoport and Kozinski. “What do single girls in San Francisco do for sex?” she recalls the judge asking her. During the same encounter, Kozinski offered to “comfort” her when he learned that Rapoport’s mother had just been diagnosed with cancer. Ever since, the law professor has made it a point to steer her own female students away from Kozinski’s judicial chambers by refusing to sign letters of recommendation to go work for him. The title of Rapoport’s blog entry: “There are likely several more stories to come.” … [Read more...] about Is the Judiciary Ready to Handle Harassment Charges?
According to court papers, Monique Craft, Kenneth McDowell and Shawn Green — also known as Lorenzo Rulli — are facing various charges after the clash with diners outside of Sienna Mercato on Penn Avenue, and a clash with a manager inside the McDonald’s on Liberty Avenue. … [Read more...] about 3 Protesters Charged Following Clash With Diners Along Penn Avenue
The demonstrations, often violent, have targeted police buildings and federal buildings. Some protesters have called for reductions in police budgets while the city’s mayor and some in the Black community have decried the violence, saying it’s counterproductive. … [Read more...] about Federal, local officials announce latest charges against Portland protesters
"When it comes to files coming from the national park, there's very high public interest in things which might seem to be relatively minor, we take a great deal of interest in because Banff National Park is obviously very well visited, it's known internationally, " said Tyler Lord, Crown counsel for the PPSC. … [Read more...] about Canadian man faces charges for allegedly using slingshot to harass cougar in national park
Another video showed demonstrators chasing away a group of people who rode their bikes through the crowd. One of the riders is seen in the video smacking a bullhorn that belonged to one of the protesters, then getting whacked over the helmet with a skateboard. … [Read more...] about Pittsburgh Public Safety: ‘Embarrassing’ Viral Video Of Clash Between Protesters, Restaurant Patrons Under Investigation