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The D&O Diary

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The Last of the Mug Shots?

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The long-running and ever-popular D&O Diary mug shot show may just about have reached the end. I have only three remaining unpublished mug shots, which I have been holding onto for a while in the hope that perhaps some other readers might send in the pictures. But I don’t want these pictures to get stale, … Continue Reading

A Q&A with the D&O Diary

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Due to personal circumstances, I will not be adding new posts for the next few days.To hold things over until I return, I thought I would post a link to the Q&A I did with Tom Fox on his FCPA Compliance and Ethics Blog last week. The Q&A covers a lot of ground, from my childhood, … Continue Reading

One Man in Dakar

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A May 31, 2014 article in the Economist magazine entitled “Migration from Africa: No Wonder They Still Try” (here) describes how migrants from further south in Africa are desperately trying to make their way through Libya and across the Mediterranean to Europe. Some migrants pay close to $2,000 for passage on rickety boats to European … Continue Reading

Another Mug Shot Assortment

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It has been a while since I have had a chance to publish a collection of reader’s mug shots, but enough pictures have accumulated in the interim that it is now  time to post another round.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out a D&O Diary coffee mug … Continue Reading

Another Mug Shot Trove

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Readers continue to send in pictures of their D&O Diary mugs taken at locations far and near, including some locations that I never could have imagined in a million years.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out a D&O Diary coffee mug to anyone who requested one – … Continue Reading

Mug Shots for the New Year

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What better way to start off the New Year than with another round of readers’ mug shots. The pictures posted below should help to get 2014 off to a colorful start.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out a D&O Diary coffee mug to anyone who requested one … Continue Reading

Mug Shots for the Holiday Season

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What could be more appropriate during this festive holiday season than another round of readers’ pictures of their D&O Diary mugs?   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out a D&O Diary coffee mug to anyone who requested one – for free – but only if the mug recipient … Continue Reading

Even More Mug Shots from Readers

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The pictures readers have taken with their D&O Diary mugs have continued to arrive, and so it is time for another round of readers’ mug shots.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out a D&O Diary coffee mug to anyone who requested one  – for free – but only … Continue Reading

More Mug Shots from Readers

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It is time to post another round of photos that readers have taken of their D&O Diary mugs I never cease to be amazed at the diversity of shots and the different photographic visions that readers’ pictures exhibit. .   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out to anyone … Continue Reading

The Guardian of the Realm Files an Opposition to the Motion of “The Government”

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In a criminal case against defendant Donald Powell pending in Tennessee (Williamson County) Circuit Court, the prosecution filed a motion in limine seeking to prevent defense counsel from referring to the prosecution as “the government.” In his brief in Opposition (here), Powell’s defense attorney, Drew Justice, pointed out that the term “the government” is frequently … Continue Reading

More and More Readers’ Mug Shots

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The D&O Diary mug continues to make cameo appearances at venues near and far. The latest round of mug shots incudes pictures of a variety of classic American scenes, including sun-drenched shots of city skylines.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out to anyone who requested one a D&O Diary … Continue Reading

Another Round of Mug Shots

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Readers continue to send in photographs of their D&O Diary mugs. Readers also continue to demonstrate both creativity and a willingness to travel great distances to get just the right mug shot.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out to anyone who requested one a D&O Diary coffee … Continue Reading

Still More Readers Mug Shots

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The pictures readers have taken with their D&O Diary mugs have continued to arrive. The range of settings and locations continues to impress and entertain.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to send out to anyone who requested one a D&O Diary coffee mug – for free – but only … Continue Reading

Even More Readers’ Mug Shots

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The D&O Diary mug’s many travels have continued including visits to some of the most dramatic and revered locales in the world. At the same time, the D&O Diary mug is also at ease even when just at home or at the office.   Readers will recall that in a recent post, I offered to … Continue Reading

More Readers’ Mug Shots

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The many travels of readers’ D&O Diary mugs have continued, with stops in places both familiar and exotic. The results are a variety of mug shots taken on location in places both far and wide. As reflected in the pictures below, the mug is at ease with lobsters, gnomes and volcanoes, and is an appropriate … Continue Reading