Monday, May 12, 2014
"Appeals court to hear gay marriage case Tuesday": The Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch has this news update.
"Tampa judge won't grant gay divorce": The Tampa Tribune has this news update.
Posted at 11:28 PM by Howard Bashman
"Confronted on Execution, Texas Proudly Says It Kills Efficiently": This article will appear in Tuesday's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 11:27 PM by Howard Bashman
"Scales of Justice: How a terrible Supreme Court decision about player pianos made the cover song what it is today." Law professors Kal Raustiala and Chris Sprigman have this essay online at Slate.
Posted at 11:18 PM by Howard Bashman
"The Supreme Court saddles up for an attack on retiree benefits": Columnist Michael Hiltzik has this essay online at The Los Angeles Times.
Posted at 11:15 PM by Howard Bashman
"Supreme Court looks at wrinkle in right to face your accuser": Michael Doyle of McClatchy Washington Bureau has this report.
Posted at 11:14 PM by Howard Bashman
"Attorney for Trayvon Martin takes on Bellaire police shooting": The Houston Chronicle has a news update that begins, "Pastors, legislators and the civil rights attorney who represented Trayvon Martin's family against George Zimmerman last year vowed Monday to get justice for Robbie Tolan, the former minor league baseball player who was shot by a Bellaire police sergeant in 2008."
Posted at 11:11 PM by Howard Bashman
"Supreme Court puts its legitimacy at risk": Law professor Eric Segall has this essay at CNN.com.
Posted at 11:08 PM by Howard Bashman
"Liberal Guilt: In the push to abolish the capital punishment, opponents of the death penalty have made it less safe." Boer Deng and Dahlia Lithwick have this jurisprudence essay online at Slate.
Posted at 09:33 PM by Howard Bashman
"South Florida judge confirmed to 11th Circuit": The South Florida Sun Sentinel has this news update.
Posted at 09:30 PM by Howard Bashman
"David Barron should be confirmed to US Court of Appeals": Law professors Charles Fried and Laurence H. Tribe will have this op-ed in Tuesday's edition of The Boston Globe.
Posted at 07:55 PM by Howard Bashman
"Justices' jabs reveal ideological, partisan splits": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report.
Posted at 07:46 PM by Howard Bashman
"Why Civil Libertarians and Drone Critics Should Support David Barron": Law professor David Cole has this blog post today at "Just Security."
Posted at 06:12 PM by Howard Bashman
"Oracle, SAP copyright feud back to court in San Francisco": Howard Mintz of The San Jose Mercury News has this update reporting on a case scheduled for oral argument tomorrow before a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Posted at 06:09 PM by Howard Bashman
"Congress eyes 2014 round of judicial conferences": Jamie Dupree had this post Saturday at the "Washington Insider" blog of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Posted at 06:08 PM by Howard Bashman
"SCOTUSblog Credentialing Appeal Will Play Out in Public Hearing": Hannah Hess has this blog post online at Roll Call.
Posted at 06:05 PM by Howard Bashman
"J.B. Van Hollen appeals ruling striking down Wisconsin voter ID law": Patrick Marley of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel has this news update.
Posted at 06:03 PM by Howard Bashman
"9th Circuit upholds mustang roundups on CA-NV line": The Associated Press has this report on the ruling that a divided three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued today.
"Show Us the Drone Memos": U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) has this op-ed in today's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 01:45 PM by Howard Bashman
"Judge Posner Responds to Latest Criticism in Feud": Tony Mauro has this post today at "The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times."
Posted at 01:44 PM by Howard Bashman
"Public prayer: Supreme Court's ruling not likely to change NH ways." Today's edition of The New Hampshire Union Leader contains this article.
Posted at 08:00 AM by Howard Bashman
"Justice hearing casino repeal case tied to Suffolk Downs": The Boston Globe has this report.
Posted at 07:58 AM by Howard Bashman
"Liberal groups urge Senate to block Obama judicial nominees": Timothy M. Phelps has this article in today's edition of The Los Angeles Times.
Posted at 07:56 AM by Howard Bashman