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NAGPRA: An Attempt to Correct the Past

A black and white etching of men in traditional pilgrim garb sitting at a table, where women stand before them. It appears to be a courtroom setting where the women are being tried as witches.

More Than Three Centuries Later, Connecticut General Assembly Absolves Accused Witches

A black and white photo with Lady Nancy Astor in the center surrounded by Senators in Washington D.C., who received her with a warm welcome. at the Capitol.

100 Year Anniversary of Restrictions on Alcohol in England and Wales for Those Under 18

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The New York City Rat’s Legal History

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New Law Report Examines School Bus Safety Rules

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Commemorating German-American Friendship Day – Pic of the Week

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Upcoming US Law Webinars – December 2023

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A Walk Through Arlington National Cemetery

The graphic says Review of the Law Library of Congress Research Reports Published in 2023 which is the topic of the November 2023 Foreign and Comparative Law Webinar presented by the Law Library of Congress.

Join Us on 11/30 for a Foreign and Comparative Law Webinar titled “Review of Law Library of Congress Research Reports Published in 2023.”