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The Oxford comma makes the news in Maine:

http://www.npr.org/---/the-oxford-comma-great-for-listing-pontificating-and-winning-court-cases

I've enjoyed many examples of comma-usage in The Well-Tempered Sentence: A Punctuation Handbook for the Innocent, the Eager, and the Doomed ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/9751282 ) and Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/12972500 ); pity that whoever drafted that contract didn't read those books!

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http://www.npr.org/---/the-oxford-comma-great-for-listing-pontificating-and-winning-court-cases

I've enjoyed many examples of comma-usage in The Well-Tempered Sentence: A Punctuation Handbook for the Innocent, the Eager, and the Doomed ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/9751282/ ) and Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation ( http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/12972500/ ); pity that whoever drafted that contract didn't read those books!
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Long live the Oxford comma!
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I loved that.

Here's the NYT story: https://www.nytimes.com/---/oxford-comma-lawsuit.htm

(This isn't the first, and I doubt it will be the last, legal decision that hinges on grammar!)
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The company settled the case, and the legislature re-punctuated the statute (but in a very silly way): https://www.nytimes.com/---/oxford-comma-maine.html
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I'm very fond of the Oxford comma, except in those rare cases where it actually CREATES ambiguity.

I'm also fond of the semi-colon...but not used like THAT!

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