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South Carolina attorneys look inward to address high rates of substance abuse and mental illness

There is a recurring cycle in the American legal system. Those marked with an unfortunate mix of ambition, cleverness, and pathos are ground down.

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PwC forms alliance with U.S. firm furthering Big Four's ambitions in law

The deal brings together PwC UK and the New York-based immigration specialist law firm Fragomen, handing PwC a major foothold in the U.S. market.

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How Golf Digest helped free a golf course artist imprisoned for 27 years for a murder he didn't commit

Valentino Dixon had never been golfing before. But from his drawings, it seemed as though he spent his life on the green.

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Proposed bill would eliminate PACER fees

A new bill before the U.S House of Representatives would prohibit the federal courts from charging for public documents.

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After Hurricane Florence, legal community considers what to do next

“It’s not like you can relax and focus on work when you’re thinking about everyone who stayed behind," said one lawyer in North Carolina who evacuated ahead of the storm.

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ABA releases new report on access to justice commissions in the U.S.

Twenty-four years after the founding of the first access to justice commission, the ABA has released a report analyzing the structure, activity, staffing and funding in 40 state and U.S. territory commissions.

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