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Saturday, June 8, 2024

“For Years, an Esteemed Law Professor Seduced Students. Was He Too Important to Fire? Joshua Wright’s achievements drew millions in donations to his university, but complaints about his personal behavior and cozy ties with Google, Facebook and other tech giants went nowhere.” Brody Mullins of The Wall Street Journal has this report, part two in a three-part series.

Part one, which appeared in the print edition of today’s newspaper, is headlined “The Hidden Life of Google’s Secret Weapon; Joshua Wright cleared a path to domination for the world’s biggest tech companies, keeping regulators at bay while juggling inappropriate relationships and skirting conflict-of-interest standards at every turn.”

Posted at 9:24 PM by Howard Bashman

“Murphy to nominate John Hoffman to N.J. Supreme Court; Former acting attorney general, Rutgers general counsel is governor’s pick for Lee Solomon’s seat”: David Wildstein of New Jersey Globe has this report.

Posted at 8:25 PM by Howard Bashman

“In AI we trust: AI is already able to decide cases correctly.” Adam Unikowsky has this post at his Substack site, “Adam’s Legal Newsletter.”

Posted at 10:05 AM by Howard Bashman