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2015-05-04 16:29:17

HEALDSBURG, Calif., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Project CBD, a California educational nonprofit that focuses on cannabis science and therapeutics, has filed an anti-SLAPP motion seeking

2015-04-16 08:23:43

Court Deems Lumber Liquidators' Case a "SLAPP" Suit; Orders Flooring Giant to Pay Attorneys' Fees and Costs OAKLAND, Calif., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday a California environmental

2015-03-11 23:19:53

According to CA law firm, RPNA, an appellate decision in the State of California puts insurance carriers and utilization review companies on notice that they are not immune for their actions and

2014-04-02 23:33:40

Boehringer Ingelheim ordered to pay nearly $1 million fine for obstructing pre-trial evidence gathering.

2011-06-06 09:00:00

CHICAGO, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Civil Liberties Union and a group of prominent media organizations have asked the Illinois Supreme Court to uphold a 2007 state law that permits ordinary citizens to speak out on questions of public policy without fear of expensive, lengthy, retaliatory lawsuits brought by the subjects of their speech.

2010-11-15 04:51:00

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Monday, November 15, at 6 P.M. in a closed session, West Hollywood City Council Members may take the side of the Billboard Companies and not let the People vote on Taxing Billboards and Supergraphics.


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prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.