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United Airlines Airbus A320.Source: wiki / CC. As a lawyer, you’ve likely done your share of traveling, and perhaps you’ve had the unfortunate luck of being on an overbooked flight, like United Airlines’ passenger Dr. David Dao. He was dragged off a flight on Sunday for not relinquishing his seat after the company had sold too many seats on the trip to Louisville.

The situation struck a chord with lawyers, who took to Twitter for voice their outrage over the airline industry’s musical-chairs policy, their amusement over United’s public relations mess, and their musings on the potential legal fallout from the incident. Here’s a sampling:

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