Monday essentials: Helping a storied after-school program - Federal judge sanctions pursuit of 'frivolous' case - Votings Rights Act flashback

Monday, 11 March 2013 09:00 AM Written by  Ipso Facto

20130311jr ozanambb 150Starting your week with the Post-Gazette Business/law package today begins with a report by the PG's Andrew Gretchko on the Ozanam Attorney Tournament, a baskeball competition raising funds to support the Ozanam Cultural Center's storied after-school basketball program.

The Legal Intelligencer's Saranac Hale Spencer has details on a Pittsburgh federal judge's $20,000 sanction against an attorney for pursuit of what the judge determined was a frivolous lawsuit in gun mishap case.

20130310wap selmamarch1965B7 60And from the weekend, the Panic Street Lawyer's Jay Hornack rounds up an imaginary list of dinner guests for a discussion about what they were doing during the turbulent 1960s against the backdrop of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

(Top image: An Ozanam basketball program scrimmage Wednesday at the Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District. Julia Rendleman/Post-Gazette)

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