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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Posts Tagged ‘legal thuggery’

May 15th, 2017 - 1:19 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMP rumored to nominate right wing legal thug as head of Justice Department’s Civil Division

 President Trump has asked Kellyanne Conway’s husband, George Conway, to run the Justice Department’s civil division.   First TRUMP hired a law firm to issue a bizarre statement that they have seen his taxes and there is nothing untoward, now he want to hire a thug attorney to be hea[...]

March 25th, 2017 - 1:20 am § in The Ave Scene

I Go To Court and Get Effed by My Insurance Company

Now a year later, I get a mail from my insurance company claiming I was at fault and my insurance is being cancelled!  I was involved in a serious car accident. Without going through the details there was a lot of damage and with a few changes someone  might have been killed.  No one [...]

March 21st, 2017 - 12:46 pm § in Misc.

Legal Thuggery: Don’t Demean an Attorney, UNLESS Your Facts Are Correct

Libeling a Lawyer in Yelp Reviews Turns Out to be a Bad Idea In case you’re ever in the position of wanting to get back at a lawyer, here’s some news from Florida: don’t get your revenge by posting a slanderous Yelp review, or you’ll be in the hole for $350,000. The case concerns a […[...]

October 3rd, 2016 - 11:09 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Understanding The Donald’s Taxes

Donald Cay Johnstone is the tax expert and economist who has explained the Trump’s taxes. Worth a read. A brief summary: Trump combined tax benefits under Section 1231 of the Internal Revenue Code with the exception provisions in Section 108. In less legalistic terms, in 1990  Trump over pai[...]

August 1st, 2016 - 7:39 am § in Buchenwald, Misc.

BUCHENWALD 130: More Buchenwald Boys

More Buchenwald boys   Ken Waltzer  FACEBOOK  More Buchenwald boys who went to Mandate Palestine after liberation from the Nazi camps and who, after a time at the Magdiel Agricultural School, enlisted in the Palmach and fought in 1948 for national independence.  Tracking Buchenwald boys who went[...]

March 7th, 2016 - 9:23 am § in Misc., Repugnants

The Truth About Scalia

Scalia was an intellectual phony: Can we please stop calling him a brilliant jurist? No one wants to disrespect the dead. But we disrespect the truth to hail his legal mind and phony, grand principles SALON.COM|BY PAUL CAMPOS[...]

February 3rd, 2016 - 4:35 pm § in Misc.

Legal “Ethics” What to do if someone online hates you

CLICKHERE to listen in on how lawyers “ethically” deal with online criticism. An attorney friend shared this with me because of the efforts by my brother in law William Quick first to censor THE Ave and later to mandate what is and is not written here.  My sister in law, Janet Linn, a c[...]

February 3rd, 2016 - 10:19 am § in Buchenwald, Misc.

HARASSMENT: Let me know if you wish to suggest that Coke also send me harrassing emails!

⇒Fair Use (text from William Quick’s email  in blue italics , my responses to Bill in red italics) EMAIL from Quick: Confidential — Not for reproduction by me or thee.  Barbara, Steve: As everyone is very much aware, both of you are refusing to acknowledge the issue I raised at the [...]

November 23rd, 2015 - 12:42 pm § in Misc.

Clock boy sues for $15 million

Lawyers representing the 14-year-old Texas boy who was arrested, suspended for school, and perp walked in front of the national media because a jumpy English teacher thought his science project was a bomb have served demand letters on the City of Irving for $10 million and the Irving Independent Sc[...]

November 22nd, 2015 - 7:08 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Jane Doe vs. Univ. of Oregon: A case study of what happens when lawyers run campuses and athletic programs matter more than sexual assault victims

The University of Oregon really stepped in it after 3 of its basketball players, 1 of whom was recruited after being kicked out of another college for committing sexual assault there, allegedly gang-raped OU student Jane Doe in an off-campus apartment. Doe went to the city police, but they didn̵[...]