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216 If a company agrees to pay travel cost for a job interview, is the promise binding and enforceable? 2019-01-16T10:22:08.487

178 A student slipped a drug into my coffee — what are the legal ramifications of this situation? 2018-11-05T23:04:19.837

136 Can a public school in the USA force a 14yr old to create a Twitter account for a passing grade? 2019-12-15T04:03:48.423

107 Who is supposed to teach the law to the citizens? 2020-01-27T16:39:24.263

101 I want to leave Islam, but they would execute and kill me. What do I do? 2018-04-08T21:41:18.463

91 If I don't want to patent something, what can I do to ensure the patent office doesn't unintentionally grant the patent to someone else? 2018-06-18T02:13:22.097

90 Stealing my own property back? 2018-09-05T23:15:25.837

84 On what basis might Trump's executive order on immigration be illegal? 2017-01-31T10:15:26.833

81 Why shouldn't a bank robbery without threats be legal? 2018-11-17T20:40:55.130

74 How can you tell if you have to follow a police officer's instructions? 2015-06-02T18:26:52.357

71 Daughter dies at party 2018-05-30T18:21:18.237

68 How would the actions of Hänsel and Gretel in the Grimm tale be interpreted in modern law? 2020-01-24T08:20:39.827

67 At what point can you walk out of a restaurant if they make you wait to pay the bill? 2019-10-14T07:41:06.407

62 Why are lawyers typically excluded from juries? 2015-10-18T17:59:18.250

61 Can you refuse to swear on the Bible? 2015-09-23T10:13:05.537

61 What power do I have as a driver if my interstate route is blocked by a protest? 2016-11-12T19:49:44.730

61 Is it legal for private citizens to "impound" e-scooters? 2019-07-25T20:22:13.483

60 Is it legal for a company to offer free coding courses to women only? 2020-07-30T19:07:14.233

59 Is it illegal to run away from a police officer in a way that provokes them, in the US? 2015-07-23T17:14:02.487

59 Can a law protect itself? 2017-09-19T03:44:57.563

59 How does SE's arbitration clause hold up under the GDPR? 2018-05-03T13:43:09.947

59 How do I anonymously report the Establishment Clause being broken? 2019-09-02T17:13:08.273

59 What happens if I negatively answer the court oath regarding the truth? 2021-02-09T12:41:31.127

58 Is Elon Musk's child name valid in California? 2020-05-08T14:44:43.583

58 Why is murder considered a more serious crime than attempted murder? 2020-07-22T04:46:44.160

56 Is it truly illegal for the US Armed Forces to hire someone whose IQ is less than 83? 2019-02-22T01:25:27.797

55 Can I legally make a website about boycotting a certain company? 2019-02-20T00:14:43.450

55 Does GDPR include UK customers, or not anymore? 2020-02-03T00:45:39.620

54 Would open source programs that use encryption be illegal under this draft of the "Compliance with Court Orders Act of 2016" 2016-04-09T15:09:39.730

54 Landlord wants to switch my lease to a "Land contract" to "get back at the city" 2019-04-08T16:25:28.797

53 How do people publicly admit to criminal activity and not typically get arrested? 2015-09-06T14:04:34.000

53 Why can't advertisers say 'Super Bowl'? 2020-01-28T13:23:22.217

52 How does the mandate to report income from illegal activities in the US jibe with the Fifth Amendment? 2018-08-30T18:51:19.343

52 What is the meaning of “and subject to the jurisdiction thereof” in the 14th amendment? 2018-10-31T12:29:36.193

52 Suing a Police Officer Instead of the Police Department 2019-04-22T21:19:26.477

51 Can a university legally enforce a policy preventing students from creating their own wireless networks? 2020-02-18T01:09:05.870

50 A man killed my son and married one of the witnesses. Can the witness's statements still be used in court against him? 2019-02-07T23:32:55.520

49 Can an employer withhold pay for a fire drill? 2015-10-15T16:32:22.497

48 How is it possible for millions to use pirated software at home and never get arrested? 2015-08-30T12:25:56.907

48 Why is the structure of the US Code so poor? (And would it even be legal to reorganize it?) 2017-01-26T21:35:10.820

48 Is requesting waiving the right to deletion of contributions against GDPR? 2018-05-25T05:38:24.043

48 How come the nude protesters were not arrested? 2019-06-04T14:49:32.837

47 Can I terminate an employee for qualifying for a job through a "degree mill?" 2018-07-26T16:48:45.067

47 Can I forbid the government from using my patented invention? 2018-08-15T12:36:57.727

47 In Los Angeles can I defend my own property against looters? 2020-06-01T01:33:12.077

46 If a signal person in California tells me to kill someone, do I have to do so? 2016-08-09T03:37:14.990

46 What if a law is literally impossible to follow? 2018-12-10T19:45:12.307

46 Is it illegal to infringe copyright if your boss or your client ordered you to do it? 2019-02-15T11:50:16.070

46 Virginia employer terminated employee and wants signing bonus returned 2019-03-10T18:21:44.927

46 Can a Resident Assistant be told to ignore a lawful order?' 2019-07-14T21:15:51.850


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