Archive for December, 2011

Law in the News Will Return in January. Have a Great Winter Break

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

Law in the News Will Return in January. Have a Great Winter Break!

The Meaning of Equal: How Originalists Are Rethinking Their Narrow Reading of the 14th Amendment

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

The Meaning of Equal: How Originalists Are Rethinking Their Narrow Reading of the 14th Amendment

Sandusky Maneuver Puts Accusers Through Wringer

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Sandusky Maneuver Puts Accusers Through Wringer
:: Lawyer Uses Bizarre Tactics in Defense

Holder Speech to Fault New Restrictions in Voting Laws

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Holder Speech to Fault New Restrictions in Voting Laws

USDA Works to Speed Approval of Monsanto’s Genetically Engineered Crops

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

USDA Works to Speed Approval of Monsanto’s Genetically Engineered Crops

Colorado’s Frack Fluid Disclosure Rule Called a Model for the Nation

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Colorado’s Frack Fluid Disclosure Rule Called a Model for the Nation

Judge OKs Tattoo As a Bar to Employment

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Judge OKs Tattoo as a Bar to Employment

Time to Teach Wall Street a New Acronym: RICO

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Time to Teach Wall Street a New Acronym: RICO

D.C. Circuit Rules for FTC in Condom Case

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

D.C. Circuit Rules For FTC In Condom Case

Google Chairman Says Online Piracy Bill Would ‘Criminalize’ The Internet

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Google Chairman Says Online Piracy Bill Would ‘Criminalize’ The Internet

Six U.S. States Withdraw from the Western Climate Initiative

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Six U.S. States Withdraw from the Western Climate Initiative

Louisiana Flunks at Enforcing Air, Water Laws, EPA Inspector General Says

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Louisiana Flunks at Enforcing Air, Water Laws, EPA Inspector General Says

L&C Law’s Tung Yin on Executive Detention and the Presumption of Regularity

Monday, December 12th, 2011

L&C Law’s Tung Yin on Executive Detention and the Presumption of Regularity

L&C Law Alum Victor Hoffer: Still a Paramedic Despite Deaths of Three Family Members in Car Accidents

Monday, December 12th, 2011

L&C Law Alum Victor Hoffer: Still a Paramedic Despite Deaths of Three Family Members in Car Accidents

Oregon’s Execution Ban Leaves Death Row Inmates in Limbo

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Oregon’s Execution Ban Leaves Death Row Inmates in Limbo

When Truth Survives Free Speech

Monday, December 12th, 2011

When Truth Survives Free Speech

Supreme Court to Rule on Immigration Law in Arizona

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Supreme Court to Rule on Immigration Law in Arizona
:: Another Landmark Ruling in the Offing

The Copyright Generation Gap

Monday, December 12th, 2011

The Copyright Generation Gap

Oregon’s Wandering Wolf Captures Imagination of Worldwide Audience

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Oregon’s Wandering Wolf Captures Imagination of Worldwide Audience

No Country for Innocent Men

Monday, December 12th, 2011

No Country for Innocent Men

Senator Wants Answers from DHS Over Domain Name Seizures

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Senator Wants Answers from DHS Over Domain Name Seizures

Beyond Guantanamo, a Web of Prisons for Terrorism Inmates

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Beyond Guantanamo, a Web of Prisons for Terrorism Inmates

Law Creates Barriers to Getting Care for Mentally Ill

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Law Creates Barriers to Getting Care for Mentally Ill

The Next Roe V. Wade?: Jennie McCormack’s Abortion Battle

Monday, December 12th, 2011

The Next Roe v. Wade?: Jennie McCormack’s Abortion Battle

Philippine Chief Justice Is Impeached

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Philippine Chief Justice Is Impeached

The Obama Administration and the American Indian

Monday, December 12th, 2011

The Obama Administration and the American Indian

L&C Law’s Dan Rohlf on Desert Bald Eagle Ruling

Friday, December 9th, 2011

L&C Law’s Dan Rohlf on Desert Bald Eagle Ruling
:: Pacific Environmental Advocacy Center

Animal Policy Group Created at Tonkin Torp by L&C Law Adjunct Mark Cushing

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Animal Policy Group Created at Tonkin Torp By L&C Law Adjunct Mark Cushing

Three Rivers and the Law of Portages: Supreme Court Argument Recap

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Three Rivers and the Law of Portages: Supreme Court Argument Recap
:: Transcript in PPL Montana, LLC v. Montana (pdf)

A Liberal Law Prof’s Lament on Kagan, Health Care and Recusal

Friday, December 9th, 2011

A Liberal Law Prof’s Lament on Kagan, Health Care and Recusal

Supreme Court Hears Case on Patents for Individualized Medicine

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Supreme Court Hears Case on Patents for Individualized Medicine
:: Argument Transcript in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories (pdf)

U.S. Appeals Court Seems Unlikely to Dismiss Ruling Against Prop. 8

Friday, December 9th, 2011

U.S. Appeals Court Seems Unlikely to Dismiss Ruling Against Prop. 8