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George Dohrmann: Sizing up the key figures in the Barry Bonds trial
The start of the perjury trial against former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds this week doesn’t guarantee that the BALCO scandal — now in its ninth year — has reached an absolute end, but it represents a culmination of sorts: The scandal’s most recognizable figure finally stands before a jury.
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Lack of Disciplinary Action Exposes Patients to Dangerous Doctors, Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Says
Chicago medical negligence lawyer Patrick A. Salvi says he is dismayed by a report showing that a high percentage of Illinois doctors who have been punished by their hospitals for negligence or misconduct end up escaping any sanctions from the state’s medical disciplinary board.
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Supreme Court Takes Death Row Appeal of Cory Maples
The justices will consider whether a missed filing deadline in a case involving a death row inmate may be excused in unusual circumstances.
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