Browse Walter Olson's
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(updated through mid-2000)

Collected Reason magazine writings
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Liberty and the culture wars

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  • The state of American conservatism
  • Family law and sexuality
  • Science and medicine
  • The American legal system
  • Litigation generally
  • Product liability and tort law
  • Lawyers behaving badly/legal ethics
  • Jurisprudence and legal principles
  • Criminal justice
  • (frequently updated commentary and links on the legal system)
  • Employment and discrimination law
  • Employment law generally
  • Discrimination law generally
  • Harassment and sex discrimination law
  • Disabled rights, Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Other topics
  • Media criticism
  • On books
  • Miscellaneous
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    The Litigation Explosion (E.P. Dutton/Talley, 1991; Plume softcover) (online excerpts)

    The Excuse Factory (Free Press, 1997) (online excerpts)

    The Rule of Lawyers (St. Martin's, 2003; Gryphon/St. Martin's softcover)

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