Archive for September, 2011

Justice Thomas Under Fire for Failing, Again, to Disclose Wife’s Income

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Justice Thomas Under Fire for Failing, Again, to Disclose Wife’s Income

ESA Announces Review of 374 Aquatic Species

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

ESA Announces Review of 374 Aquatic Species

Federal Judge (104-Years Old) Refuses to Block Kansas Abortion Insurance Law

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Federal Judge (104-Years Old) Refuses to Block Kansas Abortion Insurance Law

“Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Suit Dismissed As Moot, with All Lower Court Rulings Vacated

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

“Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Suit Dismissed as Moot, With All Lower Court Rulings Vacated
:: Log Cabin Republicans v. Panetta (pdf)
:: Judge O’Scannlain Addresses Lawrence v. Texas and Substantive Due Process

Turley: Obama Has Been a Disaster for Civil Liberties

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Turley: Obama Has Been a Disaster for Civil Liberties

L&C Law’s Tung Yin on the True Cost of Sentencing Laws

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

L&C Law’s Tung Yin on the True Cost of Sentencing Laws

The Robes of Summer: How the High Court Justices Spent Their Vacations

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

The Robes of Summer: How the High Court Justices Spent Their Vacations

First Legal Challenge Filed Against Proposed Columbia River Crossing

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

First Legal Challenge Filed Against Proposed Columbia River Crossing

Unappealing: The Supreme Court Is Less Interested in Ruling on Obama’s Health Care Law Than You Think

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Unappealing: The Supreme Court Is Less Interested in Ruling on Obama’s Health Care Law Than You Think

Even Those Cleared of Crimes Can Stay on F.B.I.’s Watch List of 420,000 Plus Names

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Even Those Cleared of Crimes Can Stay on F.B.I.’s Watch List of 420,000 Plus Names

9th Puts Hold on Release of Same-Sex Lawsuit Videos

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

9th Puts Hold on Release of Same-Sex Lawsuit Videos

ABA Holds Off on Requiring More Detailed Jobs Placement Data

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

ABA Holds Off on Requiring More Detailed Jobs Placement Data

Earl Warren and Why the BART Cell-Phone Shutdown Matters

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Earl Warren and Why the BART Cell-Phone Shutdown Matters

Should Jurors Take a “No Internet” Pledge?

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Should Jurors Take a “No Internet” Pledge?

Supreme Court Will Rule on Immunity for Outside Counsel

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Supreme Court Will Rule on Immunity for Outside Counsel

Troy Davis Execution Fuels Eyewitness ID Debate

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Troy Davis Execution Fuels Eyewitness ID Debate

Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement Slouches Toward Signing on Saturday

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement Slouches Toward Signing on Saturday

Trial Over Death of Michael Jackson Begins

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Trial Over Death of Michael Jackson Begins

Occupy Wall Street: ‘Pepper-spray’ Officer Named in Bush Protest Claim

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Occupy Wall Street: ‘Pepper-spray’ Officer Named in Bush Protest Claim

In North Dakota, Flames of Wasted Natural Gas Light the Prairie

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

In North Dakota, Flames of Wasted Natural Gas Light the Prairie

Top Bush Lawyers Will Face Off in Supreme Court Over Montana Riverbed Case

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Top Bush Lawyers Will Face Off in Supreme Court Over Montana Riverbed Case

Democratic Reps Want Boehner, Clements to Reject “Discredited” Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Democratic Reps Want Boehner, Clements to Reject “Discredited” Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage

Justice Scalia Takes Sides in Same-Sex Dorm Dispute

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Justice Scalia Takes Sides in Same-Sex Dorm Dispute

Flirting with Justice: Sandra Day O’Connor’s Wider Message 30 Years Later

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Flirting With Justice: Sandra Day O’Connor’s Wider Message 30 Years Later

Netflix/Facebook Integration Gets ‘Borked’ By Video Privacy Law

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Netflix/Facebook Integration Gets ‘Borked’ By Video Privacy Law
:: 18 USC 2710

Two Law Grads Who Didn’t Tell Schools of Full Criminal Pasts Are Barred from Bar Exam

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Two Law Grads Who Didn’t Tell Schools of Full Criminal Pasts Are Barred from Bar Exam

Sentencing Shift Gives New Leverage to Prosecutors

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Sentencing Shift Gives New Leverage to Prosecutors

Same-Sex Marriage Cases Wind Way to Supreme Court As Political Climate Changes

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Same-Sex Marriage Cases Wind Way to Supreme Court as Political Climate Changes

Work Begins on Breaching of Condit Dam

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Work Begins on Breaching of Condit Dam

IRS, U.S. Banks at Odds Over $1 Billion in Tax Credits from Barclays Deals

Monday, September 26th, 2011

IRS, U.S. Banks at Odds Over $1 Billion in Tax Credits From Barclays Deals

Protesters Bare All Over a Proposed San Francisco Law

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Protesters Bare All Over a Proposed San Francisco Law

Obama Administration Must Make Risky Healthcare Decision

Monday, September 26th, 2011

Obama Administration Must Make Risky Healthcare Decision