by Bruce Strom Thursday the United States Supreme Court issued an opinion in Universal Health Services, Inc v. Escobar.  The case may not get much attention but a unanimous court opened a door for victims of fraud.  The case is a prime example of Medicaid fraud – not by individuals but by big health companies.…

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The Department of Justice released its 102 page investigation of the Ferguson Police Department this week.   I was in Ferguson last month and it is difficult to describe the extent of destruction that remains.  Scores of buildings remain in ashes.  Hope also seems to float like ashes in the wind.  If justice were a woman,…

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Have you visited a courthouse recently?  I encourage you to do so.  The hallways are filled with activity as well-dressed lawyers dash from courtroom to courtroom.  Inside the courtroom clerks are calling out names, people are standing before a judge and often a proficient English speaker wonders whether that really is the language being spoken.…

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