Monthly Archives: February 2014

What’s That Author Trying to Say?

By Linda L. Kruschke, Director of Legal Publications OSB Legal Publications contain several types of author commentary, including practice tips, queries, and caveats. But did you ever wonder what the differences are? Or if there is any rhyme or reason … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Hypothetical

By Ian Pisarcik, Legal Publications Attorney Editor There is a scene in the 2001 film A Beautiful Mind where John Nash’s wife Alicia, played by Jennifer Connelly, discovers that the door to an abandoned tool shed at the edge of … Continue reading

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Legal Blogs on Criminal Law

In preparation for the upcoming release of the 2013 revision of Criminal Law, we decided to share a couple of blogs or websites related to criminal law matters. We do not endorse any of these sites or guarantee the accuracy … Continue reading

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New Law for Commitment of Person with Mental Illness

Excerpted from Criminal Law (OSB Legal Pubs 2013), chapter 15 Mental Illness and Incapacity. By Harris Matarazzo, sole practitioner. To learn more about this new legislation, go to BarBooks™. § 15.13-3(g) Extremely Dangerous Person with Mental Illness § 15.13-3(g)(1) In … Continue reading

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