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As recently noted on our sister blog site, http://blog.rocketlawyer.com/who-can-afford-to-go-to-jail-916099, folks being funneled through our nations’ criminal justice system are being charged, not only with the usual misdemeanors and felonies, but an ever-expanding and costly array of fees, fines, penalties and interest payments for their use of court services, including, but by no means limited to:…
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Episode 87: Obesity and the Law

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February 28th, 2013

Inspired by Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign and Michael Moss’s recent expose in the New York Times Magazine, we thought we’d use this week’s podcast to do a deep dive into the laws around nutrition, food labeling, and obesity. We wanted to learn what leverage the FDA actually has, if Mayor Bloomberg’s large soda ban changed

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