Oregon State Bar Bulletin – OCTOBER 2005


The “CSI” Effect
Popular culture and the justice system
By Janine Robben

Making a Difference
Recent legislation that could
affect your practice

By Gerry Gaydos

Profiles in the Law
Cliff Powers:
Reward of an Honorable Career

By Michael Pierson



Letters to the Editor


OSB Continuing Legal Education

Bar Counsel
Exerting Pressure:
Professionalism, ethics
rules or just plain common sense

By Scott Morrill

Managing Your Practice
Who’s Fair Game?
Whom you can and
can’t talk to on the other side

By Mark J. Fucile

Oregon Legal Heritage
Assessing a Legacy:
A bar is born

By Melody Finnemore


Bar News

Among Ourselves


In Memoriam


Parting Thoughts
“Would That Make It So?
By Barry Adamson

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“CSI” and its progeny have done more than entertain television viewers: They have raised the public’s interest in – and expectations about – what forensic scientists can do. The problem is that these shows have created a lot of expectations that cannot be met.