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01.17.13
House bill proposes fines on retail games without ESRB ratings, prohibition of some sales to minors
01.17.13

House bill proposes fines on retail games without ESRB ratings, prohibition of some sales to minors

Bill H.R.287, or the "Video Games Ratings Enforcement Act" as it will likely be more widely known,...

By J. Mallory,   01.17.13
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01.31.12
Dutch Supreme Court declares RuneScape theft a real-world crime
01.31.12

Dutch Supreme Court declares RuneScape theft a real-world crime

Is stealing a virtual good deserving of a real-world criminal sentence? According to a recent rul...

By J. Olivetti,   01.31.12
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10.04.11
Supreme Court delegates Brown v. EMA expenses ruling to Ninth Circuit
10.04.11

Supreme Court delegates Brown v. EMA expenses ruling to Ninth Circuit

Legal representation ain't cheap, especially when your squad of top-notch lawyers are defending y...

By J. Mallory,   10.04.11
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07.08.11
The Lawbringer: The odd future of bill S. 978
07.08.11

The Lawbringer: The odd future of bill S. 978

Pop law abounds in The Lawbringer, your weekly dose of WoW, the law, video games and the MMO genr...

By Mathew McCurley,   07.08.11
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07.04.11
LGJ: On Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Assn.
07.04.11

LGJ: On Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Assn.

Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq ("LGJ"), a column on legal issues as they rel...

By M. Methenitis,   07.04.11
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07.01.11
The Lawbringer: Supreme Court decides Brown v. EMA
07.01.11

The Lawbringer: Supreme Court decides Brown v. EMA

On June 27, 2011, the Supreme Court of the United States of America ruled that video games fall u...

By Mathew McCurley,   07.01.11
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06.28.11
NMA TV breaks down the Supreme Court game ruling
06.28.11

NMA TV breaks down the Supreme Court game ruling

While we did our best to provide extensive coverage of the Supreme Court's ruling on violent vide...

By JC Fletcher,   06.28.11
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06.27.11
Supreme Court's Brown v. EMA opinions: A digest
06.27.11

Supreme Court's Brown v. EMA opinions: A digest

Between the majority, concurring and dissenting opinions published in today's Supreme Court decis...

By Griffin McElroy,   06.27.11
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06.27.11
Analysis: What today's Supreme Court decision means to us
06.27.11

Analysis: What today's Supreme Court decision means to us

In 2005, California state legislature passed Assembly Bill 1179, a law penned by Democratic state...

By Griffin McElroy,   06.27.11
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