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Welcome to Charlie Buttrey's blog. Explore Charlie's insights on current legal issues and concerns and how they relate to our world... as well as, other subjects that have caught his eye and interest.

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  1. February 8, 2019 This blog will go dark for about a week as I join a group on a trip to Puerto Rico to assist with re-building houses that were damaged in Hurricane Maria.  I frequently tell people that I become a lawyer because I have no marketable skills, but it’s really no joke.  But...

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  2. February 7, 2019 I have blogged on several occasions about cryptocurrencies, and why you should avoid them. The fact that Bitcoin’s value has fallen from a high of about $20,000 to $3,500 may give you a hint (and this Harvard economist, for one, believes its long-term value will more closely approximate $100 than $100,000). Here’s...

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  3. February 6, 2019 A Pennsylvania police department was inundated with volunteers after offering to get people drunk to help train officers in how to conduct field sobriety tests. The Kutztown Borough Police Department posted a Facebook ad seeking three volunteers “willing to drink hard liquor to the point of inebriation.” The post was shared over 1,400...

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  4. February 4, 2019 I often say — and not entirely in jest — that I became a lawyer because I have no marketable skills. And I am very glad that I went to law school 35 years ago, because I doubt very much that I could or would go that route today: most graduates will...

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  5. February 3, 2019 Yesterday, I blogged about a professional poker player who also happens to be a devout Buddhist, who gave away all $671,240 he won in a poker tournament. Now here’s your chance to do the same. At least on a smaller scale. Goodbookey is an app that lets you bet on sporting events...

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