Friday, April 18, 2014
"Scalia criticizes historic Supreme Court ruling on freedom of the press": David G. Savage of The Los Angeles Times has this report.
Posted at 09:04 PM by Howard Bashman
"Do online media get treated like traditional media under libel retraction statutes?" Eugene Volokh has this post today at "The Volokh Conspiracy."
Posted at 05:40 PM by Howard Bashman
"Eyewitness testimony no longer a gold standard": The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 05:22 PM by Howard Bashman
"Teva Rejected by Supreme Court on Generic Copaxone Delay": Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News has this report.
Lawrence Hurley of Reuters reports that "Supreme Court denies Teva stay in Copaxone patent fight."
The Associated Press reports that "Court declines to block drug ruling in patent case."
And at "SCOTUSblog," Lyle Denniston has a post titled "Court won't block Teva rivals."
You can access at this link the one paragraph in chambers opinion that Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. issued today in his capacity as Circuit Justice for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
"Kennedy's Question: How will the Court decide Hobby Lobby?" Adam J. White has this article in the April 28, 2014 issue of The Weekly Standard.
The issue also contains an article by Terry Eastland headlined "Mitch McConnell, Judicial Activist: The Senate minority leader seeks majority opinions."
"New Clinton Documents: How to Celebrate Confirmation of Justice Ginsburg?" Todd Ruger has this post today at "The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times."
Posted at 04:28 PM by Howard Bashman
"3rd Circ. Urged To Move GSK Paxil Suit Back To State Court": Kelly Knaub of Law360.com has this report (subscription required for full access) today on the Brief for Appellants that I filed earlier this week in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Posted at 03:35 PM by Howard Bashman
"Is This the Supreme Court's Next Big Gun Case? The Second Amendment protects the right to armed self-defense; Does that include the right to carry guns in public?" Damon Root has this essay today at Reason.com.
Posted at 03:32 PM by Howard Bashman
"Iowa court: Mother needed approval to get disabled son a vasectomy." Grant Rodgers of The Des Moines Register has a news update that begins, "An Iowa mother appointed as the guardian of her intellectually-disabled son should not have arranged a vasectomy for him without prior court approval, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled today."
And at "On Brief: Iowa's Appellate Blog," Ryan Koopmans has a post titled "The Iowa Supreme Court on vasectomies and due process."
"Federal appeals court gives Walker win on Act 10": Jason Stein of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel has this news update reporting on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit issued today.
Posted at 01:17 PM by Howard Bashman
"U.S. appeals court largely upholds cement plant emissions rule": Lawrence Hurley of Reuters has this report on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued today.
Posted at 12:11 PM by Howard Bashman
"Aereo's Legal Battles Rest on the Meaning of 'Public Performance'": Robert Levine of Bloomberg Businessweek has this report.
Posted at 12:09 PM by Howard Bashman
"Gay marriage: Openly gay judge, Michael McShane, in spotlight overseeing Oregon case." The Oregonian has an article that begins, "Starting next week, the spotlight on the status of gay marriage in America will shift to the Eugene courtroom of U.S. District Judge Michael McShane -- who finds himself in an unusual position."
Posted at 11:33 AM by Howard Bashman
"Ginsburg, Scalia discuss NSA, freedoms": Trevor Eischen of Politico.com has this report.
Posted at 08:46 AM by Howard Bashman
"No challenge to gay rights standard": Lyle Denniston has this post at "SCOTUSblog."
"Book: Lawyer who defended Calif. gay marriage ban plans daughter's gay wedding." Robert Barnes of The Washington Post has this report.
Posted at 08:42 AM by Howard Bashman