November 2009

According to the ABA Journal – These are the 100 best Web sites by lawyers, for lawyers, as chosen by the editors of the ABA Journal. 

The ABA’s readers clued them in to a few law blogs they had never seen before, and you’ll find them among the 40 blawgs that are new to the

A friend sent me the below YouTube videos of Larry King’s visit with me and the mothers, and one grandmother, of children killed from eating E. coli O157:H7-tainted hamburger that ran last month.  This first video – the first ten minutes of the show – it then got a bit off-track as the hour went

State health departments, CDC, and the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) are investigating a multi-state outbreak of Escherichia coli O157:H7 infections. On October 31, 2009, FSIS issued a notice about a recall of approximately 545,699 pounds of ground beef products from Fairbank Farms that may be contaminated with E.

"There’s plenty of people in the meat industry who, if they looked in the rearview mirror and saw they accidentally ran over Bill Marler, they’d put the car in reverse and make sure," said David Theno, a food-safety expert hired to revamp Jack in the Box after the outbreak.

Theno, it should be noted, considers

Here in Seattle we are down to one major daily, and every once in awhile they step up and do an interesting article or two.  In the Pacific Northwest weekend magazine published by the Times is an article, "The Green Issue:  Our Food, Ourselves," which I can not seem to find online.  There are a