Friday, March 17, 2017
Access the C-SPAN/PSB Supreme Court Survey 2017: Via this link. The full survey results can be accessed here.
Posted at 11:54 PM by Howard Bashman
"Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Skeptical Of Federal Agency Power": Nina Totenberg had this audio segment on today's edition of NPR's "Morning Edition."
Posted at 11:50 PM by Howard Bashman
"Is the Scalia theory that Judge Gorsuch embraces a lofty constitutional doctrine or just an excuse to be conservative?" David G. Savage of The Los Angeles Times has an article that begins, "When Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, goes before the Senate next week, it will be a triumphant moment for 'originalism,' the once-obscure theory that the Constitution should be interpreted according to the meaning of words and phrases as they were understood in the times they were written."
Posted at 11:48 PM by Howard Bashman
"Rulings offer glimpse into what kind of justice Gorsuch would be": Robert Barnes of The Washington Post has this report.
Posted at 11:42 PM by Howard Bashman
"9th Circuit judges in nasty feud over Trump travel ban; Jurists trade charges and counter-charges over ruling that kept block on executive order": Josh Gerstein of Politico.com has this report.
"Gorsuch's writings could prompt end of life questions at confirmation hearing": Joan Biskupic of CNN.com has this report.
Posted at 11:30 PM by Howard Bashman
"'Arrogant' Lawyers and an Ill-Tempered Federal Judge": Law professor Noah Feldman has this essay online today at Bloomberg View.
Posted at 11:27 PM by Howard Bashman
"Blaming judges is 'corrosive,' says a judge who ruled against Trump": Dan Levine of Reuters has this report.
Posted at 04:55 PM by Howard Bashman
In today's mail: Anthony Franze's new novel, "The Outsider." The book officially goes on sale nationwide on Tuesday of next week.
Posted at 02:35 PM by Howard Bashman