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2020
February
17,
2020
| 04:18 PM America/Chicago
The tricky part about writing a column for the Journal is the time span between submission and publishing. A newspaper article will be reasonably current; here, there is a 30-day lapse between when I submit this and when you read it. Trying to accoun...
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2019
September
27,
2019
| 08:06 PM America/Chicago
There’s nothing like the simultaneous excitement and terror of embarking on something new. ...
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August
17,
2019
| 11:00 PM America/Chicago
The essence of civility is that I can help you, even if I disagree with you. – Bill Thompson[2] Due to publication schedules, I take up my last President’s Page as Missouri Bar president near the time when we celebrate our country’s independence.[...
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June
06,
2019
| 04:18 PM America/Chicago
By Ray Williams, 2018-19 Missouri Bar President[1] May - June Issue, Journal of The Missouri Bar “Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.” – Henry Ford June 16, 2019, marks the 75th anni...
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May
10,
2019
| 06:09 PM America/Chicago
In October 1943, Missouri lawyers gathered and approved a resolution seeking integration of the practice of law in Missouri. ...
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April
03,
2019
| 10:03 PM America/Chicago
By Ray Williams, 2018-19 Missouri Bar President[1] March - April Issue, Journal of The Missouri Bar “[The] advancement & diffusion of Knowledge . . . is the only Guardian of true liberty.”James Madison [2] As we approach the 75th anniversary...
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February
06,
2019
| 05:27 PM America/Chicago
The 100th Missouri General Assembly recently gathered to begin the 2019 regular session. Across our state and country, important issues of the day are being addressed by seemingly more-and-more polarized groups of stakeholders. ...
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