Saturday, February 10, 2018
"Fired Official Was Exploring Resolution to 9/11 Case Precluding Death Penalty": Charlie Savage will have this article in Sunday's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 09:30 PM by Howard Bashman
"Top Republicans in Pa. House, Senate submit congressional map to Gov. Wolf": In today's edition of The Philadelphia Inquirer, Liz Navratil has a front page article that begins, "Facing a deadline imposed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the legislature's two top Republicans late Friday submitted to the governor a new statewide map of congressional districts to replace boundaries the justices ruled were unconstitutional."
Charles Thompson of The Patriot-News of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania reports that "Pa. legislative leaders submit proposed Congressional map to Gov. Tom Wolf, Supreme Court."
In today's edition of The Morning Call of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Steve Esack and Laura Olson have a front page article headlined "GOP lawmakers release proposed new congressional map."
Scott Calvert and Brent Kendall of The Wall Street Journal report that "Pennsylvania GOP Lawmakers Submit New Map in Gerrymandering Case; State's Supreme Court had overturned current congressional districts as unfair to Democrats."
Mark Scolforo and Marc Levy of The Associated Press reports that "Democrats see partisanship in GOP Pennsylvania district map."
And Joseph Ax of Reuters reports that "Republican Pennsylvania leaders submit plan for redrawing congressional map."
"Supreme Court backs CBC against bid to 'unpublish' internet story": Sean Fine of The Toronto Globe and Mail has an article that begins, "The Supreme Court has refused to order the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. to remove a story from its website after the public broadcaster was charged with criminal contempt of court for refusing to do so."
Jim Bronskill of The Canadian Press reports that "Supreme Court sides with CBC in publication ban case over archived stories on murdered Alberta girl."
And Kathleen Harris of CBC News reports that "Supreme Court rules in favour of CBC in publication ban case; Case stems from court order to 'unpublish' material online after publication ban issued."
"Tim Burns keeps liberal views prominent in Wisconsin Supreme Court race while both sides blanch at unorthodox style": Patrick Marley of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel has this report.
Posted at 03:04 PM by Howard Bashman
"Supreme Court on the verge of reversing some of its old decisions": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report.
Posted at 02:54 PM by Howard Bashman
"Developers Seek $6 Million Tax Break for Trump-Managed Hotel": Steve Eder and Ben Protess have this front page article in today's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 02:28 PM by Howard Bashman
"D.C. Circuit Review -- Reviewed: Five Years After the Death of the Clerkship Plan." Aaron Nielson has this post at the "Notice & Comment" blog of the Yale Journal on Regulation.
Posted at 02:25 PM by Howard Bashman