Civil Cases

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  • Rule 12.012 Minimization of Sensitive Information

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    There goes the Judge!

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    Knowledge ain't cheap.

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    More formal way of saying "don't dilly-dally!"

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    Contestant, see what you've won!

  • Settlement (Video)

    Who needs court anyway?