Charlie's Blog


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. January 25, 2020 I happen to read a lot.  I subscribe to four daily papers, a weekly paper, three weekly magazines and three monthly magazines, and I am currently reading three books. So when the most recent edition of Sports Illustrated arrived in today’s mail, I was conflicted about the news that the magazine, some...

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  2. January 24, 2020 Timothy Samuel Johnson, 47, was recently sentenced to prison in Oregon for 15 years after he was convicted of sexually molesting his daughter. The investigation into the assaults was started when police got wind of the allegations after the father had confessed his crimes to Mormon church officials. Following the conviction, the...

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  3. January 23, 2020 61-year-old artist Simon Beck likes to take long walks in the snow. And when his walk is over, he has produced a stunning work of art, inspired by snowflakes, crop circles or fractals.  Here are three examples:

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  4. January 22, 2020 I am not a big fan of smartphones or social media or large portions of the internet, though I recognize the value that all of these things can add to our lives. It’s when I watch a family of four eating dinner, all glued to their phones, or when I see an...

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  5. January 21, 2020 It’s a slow day in Blogland, so I shall content myself with sharing some funny Japanese signs which were translated into English for English-speaking visitors.  To wit: Sign on the subway: If you are stolen, call the police at once Sign in a Tokyo sauna: Please refrain from taking a bath when...

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