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Ask a Lawyer: Can Rappers Get Paid for Creating 'Fortnite' Dances?

The legal short answer is, well, it's complicated.
Jessica Meiselman
10.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Made a Glorious Fake Craigslist Ad to Help Trump Find a New Lawyer

"Client is a hugely wealthy man. Hugely successful. Everyone says it."
Drew Schwartz
3.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Is Pissed About All the Mysterious Free Pizza He Keeps Getting

"It's infuriating."
Drew Schwartz
2.15.18
Stress

For Black Professionals, Secondhand Racism Is an Unending Stress

In the course of their work, black lawyers and journalists are forced to confront the ugliest examples of our nation's racial inequity.
Chauncey Alcorn
12.8.17
You Know Who Rules?

Lawyer Who Fought for Detainees After the Muslim Ban on How to Fight for Justice

Camille Mackler was one of the first lawyers on the ground at JFK airport to help those detained in the hours after Trump first announced his travel ban.
Linda Yang
12.7.17
last week in art

New Research Reveals Leonardo da Vinci’s Mother Was a 15-Year-Old Orphan

Oh, Caterina.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.22.17
Work

People with Jobs Everyone Hates Defend Themselves

What do a traffic warden, an estate agent, a lawyer, a salesperson and a journalist have to say for themselves?
Kyle MacNeill
5.19.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Attorney's Pants Caught on Fire While Defending His Client's Arson Charge

Lawyer, lawyer, pants on fire.
Brian Moylan
3.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Picks Wall Street Lawyer to Head SEC

Jay Clayton has a background in aiding major companies during the 2008 financial crisis and is expected to help Trump roll back regulations on banks.
Lauren Messman
1.4.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Corey Lewandowski Said the NYT Executive Editor 'Should Be in Jail'

But the fact that the paper published Trump's tax returns isn't enough to lock someone up.
Lauren Messman
12.2.16
The They Come Out at Night Issue

Cesar Vargas Is New York's First Openly Undocumented Lawyer

Vargas has traveled all over the US organizing for immigration reform, and his group, the Dream Action Coalition, has confronted politicians on both sides of the aisle.
Natalie Shutler
11.15.16
Ask A Lawyer

A Lawyer Explains What Kind of Trouble You Can Get in for Joking About Shooting Clinton or Trump

When does a Facebook rant or a slogan at a rally turn into a crime?
Jay Stephens
11.8.16
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