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Kathryn Alfisi

Freelance writer

Location icon United States of America

Versatile media professional with more than 10 years of experience reporting and writing on a variety of topics for various publications. Whether it involves the legal world, arts and entertainment, or the environment, I enjoy telling the seldom heard story or adding a new twist to a familar subject through my writing, while utilizing my skills and interest in photography, multi media, and new media, when I can.

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Thoughts on the Supreme Court case Zubik v. Burwell - DC Bar Voices

On May 17 the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously agreed to vacate the judgments in Zubik v. Burwell and remanded the high-profile case to lower courts for further consideration. One of the most closely watched cases of the 2015-16 term, Zubik is the latest (the Supreme Court ruled on Burwell v.

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Cover Story: A Conversation With Chief Judge Lee F. Satterfield

A Conversation With Chief Judge Satterfield Interview By Kathryn Alfisi Now in the last year of his first term as chief judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia, Lee F. Satterfield has built on the strong foundation left by former Chief Judge Rufus G.

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Ensuring Justice for All

Ensuring Justice for All: The White House Plan By Kathryn Alfisi A White House announcement on September 24, 2015, may signal a change in the federal government's involvement in access to justice efforts.

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Cover Story: Animal Law

Animal Law By Kathryn Alfisi Whether it was the deluge of media coverage of headline-grabbing stories such as the Michael Vick dogfighting scandal and the Menu Foods recall, or the more tabloid-friendly accounts of billionaire Leona Helmsley leaving $12 million to her white Maltese in her will, and Ellen DeGeneres breaking a contract with a dog rescue group, animal-related stories took center in 2007.

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