Monday, January 20, 2014
"Supreme Court to weigh restitution in child-porn case; Under appeals court ruling, downloading one image of a young victim can bring a restitution claim in the millions of dollars": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report.
Posted at 07:24 PM by Howard Bashman
"Federal Judge Boyce Martin Jr.'s retirement ended investigation into travel reimbursements": The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky has this news update.
"Your privacy is protected -- if you live in the West." Michael McGough has this essay online at The Los Angeles Times.
Posted at 05:14 PM by Howard Bashman
"Supreme Court case could destroy pillar of union power": The Hill has this report.
Posted at 04:52 PM by Howard Bashman
"Supreme Court takes up limits of child porn victim restitution in case involving East Texan": The Dallas Morning News has this report.
Posted at 04:50 PM by Howard Bashman
"Argument preview: Acting on a caller's tip." Lyle Denniston has this post at "SCOTUSblog."
Posted at 04:35 PM by Howard Bashman
"Delicate path for gay marriage in red states": The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 02:06 PM by Howard Bashman
"European Court Won't Lift Ban on Monkey Abuse Film; Free expression doesn't trump a corporation's personality rights in a decade-long legal dispute over a journalist who went undercover to document the treatment of lab animals": Today at the "Hollywood, Esq." blog of The Hollywood Reporter, Eriq Gardner has a post that begins, "The difference between the United States and Europe in regards to free expression might be summed up by the asymmetrical treatment afforded late last week to a Hulk Hogan sex tape and video footage of lab monkeys."
"Court to decide on child porn victim restitution": Mark Sherman of The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 10:22 AM by Howard Bashman
"Striking a Free-Speech Balance at Abortion Clinics": Kenneth Jost had this post yesterday at his blog, "Jost On Justice."
Posted at 09:50 AM by Howard Bashman
"'Raging Bull' Case Reaches the Supreme Court": Variety has this report.
Posted at 08:35 AM by Howard Bashman
"Mass. buffer zones balance rights to protest, safety": This editorial appears today in The Boston Globe.
"A Strike at the Heart of Obamacare: A case against IPAB is heard by the Ninth Circuit -- and eventually by the Supreme Court?" Quin Hillyer has this essay today at National Review Online.
Posted at 08:32 AM by Howard Bashman
"Exemptions from the 'contraception mandate' threaten religious liberty": Law professor Frederick Mark Gedicks has this essay online at The Washington Post.
Posted at 08:30 AM by Howard Bashman
"Chief Justice silent on Judge Ali Hameed's sex tape probe": Minivan Daily of Maldives has this report.
Posted at 08:27 AM by Howard Bashman
"Protecting The Free Speech of Censors: The Crystal Cox Saga." Ken White had this lengthy post yesterday at "Popehat."
Posted at 08:26 AM by Howard Bashman
"Disbarred Kentucky lawyers follow varied paths": The Courier-Journal of Louisville contains this front page article today.
Posted at 08:25 AM by Howard Bashman
"Pennsylvania could tip the scales nationally on same-sex marriage": This article appears today in The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Posted at 08:24 AM by Howard Bashman