Monday, March 20, 2017
"Will Gorsuch Join Justices in Time to Matter This Term?" Adam Liptak will have this new installment of his "Sidebar" column in Tuesday's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 10:50 PM by Howard Bashman
"Neil Gorsuch Faces the Senate": This editorial will appear in Tuesday's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 10:33 PM by Howard Bashman
"Trump to nominate federal Judge Amul Thapar to 6th Circuit Court of Appeals": Bill Estep of The Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader has this report.
And Lucas Aulbach of The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky reports that "Trump to nominate Thapar to serve on U.S. Court of Appeals."
"How Dare You Question Our Precious Nominee? Republicans broke every rule to block Merrick Garland. Now, they're outraged that anyone would challenge Neil Gorsuch." Dahlia Lithwick has this jurisprudence essay online at Slate.
Posted at 09:38 PM by Howard Bashman
"Nine Questions for Neil Gorsuch": Ramesh Ponnuru has this essay online today at Bloomberg View.
Posted at 09:30 PM by Howard Bashman
"No Exit: Review of The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia, by Neil M. Gorsuch." Professor Gerald Dworkin has this book review today at The New Rambler.
Posted at 09:26 PM by Howard Bashman
"What Does Originalism Mean to Judge Gorsuch?" Law professor Noah Feldman has this essay online today at Bloomberg View.
Posted at 09:00 PM by Howard Bashman
"Gorsuch's balls-and-strikes moment": Eric Posner has this blog post today.
Posted at 08:50 PM by Howard Bashman
"Garland's Name Is Invoked Frequently at Gorsuch Hearing": Matt Flegenheimer, Carl Hulse, and Charlie Savage of The New York Times have this report.
Ed O'Keefe and Robert Barnes of The Washington Post have an article headlined "Gorsuch confirmation hearing: Democratic senators express doubts about nominee."
And David G. Savage of The Los Angeles Times reports that "Democrats voice deep skepticism at Gorsuch's confirmation hearing for Supreme Court seat."
"Gorsuch's Collision Course With the Administrative State": Law professor Philip Hamburger has this op-ed in today's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 12:46 PM by Howard Bashman
"GOP chairman praises Supreme Court pick as hearing opens": Erica Werner and Mark Sherman of The Associated Press have this report.
And Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung of Reuters report that "High-stakes Senate hearing on Trump's Supreme Court nominee begins."
"Gorsuch Confirmation Hearing, Day 1": C-SPAN has already begun to broadcast its live-stream of the hearing room, which you can access via this link. The hearing is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. eastern time.
Posted at 10:48 AM by Howard Bashman
"Gorsuch's Goal in High Court Confirmation Hearing: Don't Mess Up." Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News has this report.
Posted at 10:45 AM by Howard Bashman
"Gorsuch: Picked for Court by Federalist Society?" Kenneth Jost has this post today at his blog, "Jost on Justice."
Posted at 10:42 AM by Howard Bashman
On today's broadcast of C-SPAN's "Washington Journal": Today's program contained video segments titled "Seung Min Kim Previews Gorsuch Hearings" and "Elizabeth Wydra and Carrie Severino on Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch."
Posted at 10:34 AM by Howard Bashman
"Former Law Student: Gorsuch Told Class Women 'Manipulate' Maternal Leave." Arnie Seipel and Nina Totenberg of NPR have this report.
Posted at 10:28 AM by Howard Bashman
"Does the First Amendment Protect Trump's Travel Ban? A 9th Circuit judge just gave the Supreme Court's conservatives an excuse to uphold the president's bigoted executive order." Law professor Richard L. Hasen -- author of the "Election Law Blog" -- has this jurisprudence essay online today at Slate.
Posted at 10:25 AM by Howard Bashman
"Trump's Supreme Court nominee to face senators in marathon hearing": Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung of Reuters have this report.
Posted at 10:18 AM by Howard Bashman
"Neil Gorsuch on the issues": Ariane de Vogue of CNN.com has this report, along with a report headlined "Why is a liberal, former Obama admin official introducing Neil Gorsuch?"
Posted at 10:14 AM by Howard Bashman
"In a first, former CIA captive appeals Guantanamo trial to Supreme Court": Carol Rosenberg of The Miami Herald has this report.
Posted at 10:00 AM by Howard Bashman
Access today's Order List of the U.S. Supreme Court: At this link. The Court did not grant review in any new cases.
Posted at 09:33 AM by Howard Bashman
In the March 27, 2017 issue of The New Yorker: Elizabeth Kolbert has an article headlined "Can Chuck Schumer Check Donald Trump? After suggesting that he might be able to work with the President, the Senate Minority Leader is taking a harder line."
And Jill Lepore has "A Critic at Large" essay titled "Weaponizing the Past: How should the courts use history?"
"A Supreme Court Nominee Alert to the Dangers of Big Business: Far from reflexively favoring big corporations over small competitors, Judge Neil Gorsuch has a nuanced view of antitrust law." Jeffrey Rosen has this essay online today at The Atlantic.
Posted at 09:18 AM by Howard Bashman
"Senate Panel To Begin Hearings For Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch": Nina Totenberg had this audio segment on today's broadcast of NPR's "Morning Edition."
Today's program also included audio segments titled "Former Colleague Says Judge Gorsuch Works Across Party Lines" and "Judge Gorsuch To Appear Before Senate Panel For Confirmation Hearings."
"OT2016 #16: 'His Elegant Fountain Pen.'" You can access today's new episode of the "First Mondays" podcast, featuring Ian Samuel and Dan Epps, via this link.
Posted at 07:52 AM by Howard Bashman