Archive for June, 2011

6th Circuit Upholds Health Care Law’s Minimum Coverage Provision

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

6th Circuit Upholds Health Care Law’s Minimum Coverage Provision
:: Thomas More Law Center v. Obama (pdf)
:: Quotes and Analysis

The Hardest Cases: When Children Die, Justice Can Be Elusive

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

The Hardest Cases: When Children Die, Justice Can Be Elusive

Should Justices Keep Their Opinions to Themselves?

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Should Justices Keep Their Opinions to Themselves?

9th Circuit Goes a Dismal 0-for-9 on Criminal Cases Reviewed by the Supreme Court

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

9th Circuit Goes a Dismal 0-for-9 on Criminal Cases Reviewed by the Supreme Court

District Court Withdraws Metadata Opinion After Settlement

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

District Court Withdraws Metadata Opinion After Settlement

Judge Won’t Stop “Imported from Detroit” T-Shirts Despite Chrysler Trademark

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Judge Won’t Stop “Imported From Detroit” T-Shirts Despite Chrysler Trademark

Law Firm Not Liable for Purchasing Competitor’s Name As Keyword to Drive Traffic to Own Website

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Law Firm Not Liable for Purchasing Competitor’s Name as Keyword to Drive Traffic to Own Website

Betty Roberts, First Woman on the Oregon Supreme Court and 1966 Grad of Our Night Program, Dies at 88

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Betty Roberts, First Woman on the Oregon Supreme Court and 1966 Grad of Our Night Program, Dies at 88

Supreme Court, 7-2, Strikes Down California Video Game Law

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Supreme Court, 7-2, Strikes Down California Video Game Law
:: Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association
:: Clarence Thomas and the Joys of Puritanical Parenting

Libyan Legal Limbo: Why Ignoring Legal Advisers Was Right Choice for Obama

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Libyan Legal Limbo: Why Ignoring Legal Advisers Was Right Choice for Obama

Same-Sex Marriage and the Empire State: A Legal Roundup

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Same-Sex Marriage and the Empire State: A Legal Roundup
:: Brazil Judge Approves Country’s First Gay Marriage

Two Probes Opened to Investigate WI Justice Bradley’s Chokehold Claim

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Two Probes Opened to Investigate WI Justice Bradley’s Chokehold Claim

U.S. Lesbian Child Custody Fight Becomes International Battle Over God’s Law

Monday, June 27th, 2011

U.S. Lesbian Child Custody Fight Becomes International Battle Over God’s Law

Don’t Go Away Mad, Rod Blagojevich, Just Go Away

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Don’t Go Away Mad, Rod Blagojevich, Just Go Away

High Court, 5-4, Strikes Down Arizona Law but Leaves Public Financing Intact

Monday, June 27th, 2011

High Court, 5-4, Strikes Down Arizona Law But Leaves Public Financing Intact
:: Arizona Free Enterprise Club’s Freedom Club PAC v. Bennett

One-Two, the Court Backs International Shoe

Monday, June 27th, 2011

One-Two, The Court Backs International Shoe
:: Goodyear Dunlop Tires Operations v. Brown (9-0)
:: J. McIntyre Machinery v. Nicastro (6-3)

Supreme Court Takes Important GPS Tracking Case

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Supreme Court Takes Important GPS Tracking Case

Supreme Court May Reconsider Radio, TV Indecency Rules

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Supreme Court May Reconsider Radio, TV Indecency Rules

The Lawyer Surplus, State by State

Monday, June 27th, 2011

The Lawyer Surplus, State by State

Melting Northwest Passage Lets Pacific Species Cross

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Melting Northwest Passage Lets Pacific Species Cross

8 Reasons Justice Clarence Thomas Must Step Down

Monday, June 27th, 2011

8 Reasons Justice Clarence Thomas Must Step Down

Nagareda’s Ghost: The Professor Who Influenced Dukes Ruling

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Nagareda’s Ghost: The Professor Who Influenced Dukes Ruling

EPA Fracking Study to Focus on Five States?but Not Wyoming

Monday, June 27th, 2011

EPA Fracking Study to Focus on Five States?But Not Wyoming

Google Reveals US Government Leads Way in Private Data Requests

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Google Reveals US Government Leads Way in Private Data Requests

International Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Qaddafi

Monday, June 27th, 2011

International Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Qaddafi

Supreme Court Will Set Rules for Warrantless GPS Tracking

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Supreme Court Will Set Rules for Warrantless GPS Tracking

L&C Law’s Geoffrey Manne on Google and the FTC

Monday, June 27th, 2011

L&C Law’s Geoffrey Manne on Google and the FTC

Our Untransparent President

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Our Untransparent President

Is Portugal About to Make Creative Commons Illegal?

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Is Portugal About to Make Creative Commons Illegal?

The Arcane, Extraordinary Constitutional Power the President Can (Perhaps) Use to Prevent Debt Default

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

The Arcane, Extraordinary Constitutional Power the President Can (Perhaps) Use to Prevent Debt Default
:: 14th Amendment, Section 4

Former Oregon AG Frohnmayer Asks Governor for Criminal Investigation of DOJ

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Former Oregon AG Frohnmayer Asks Governor for Criminal Investigation of DOJ

Defense for Bomb-Plot Suspect Suggest FBI Unlawfully Surveilled on Juvenile

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Defense for Bomb-Plot Suspect Suggest FBI Unlawfully Surveilled on Juvenile