Friday, September 21, 2012
"Scalia v. Posner: Round 4." Terry Baynes of Reuters has this report.
Posted at 08:35 PM by Howard Bashman
"Air Force slow to handle appeals for convicted airmen, officers": Michael Doyle of McClatchy Newspapers has this report.
Posted at 08:24 PM by Howard Bashman
"Parties Still Squabbling Over Stalled Judicial Nominees": Todd Ruger has this post today at "The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times."
"Appeals court rules against village in global-warming suit": The Associated Press has a report that begins, "A federal appeals court has ruled against the Northwest Alaska village of Kivalina, which sued energy companies over claims that greenhouse emissions contributed to global warming that is threatening the community's existence."
Lawrence Hurley of Greenwire reports that "Appeals court ends Alaskan village's federal common law fight."
And at her "Trial Insider" blog, " Pamela A. MacLean has a post titled "Alaska Global Warming Suit Fails on Appeal."
"Fox Television Stripper Fine Lawsuit Dropped by U.S." Bloomberg News has this report.
Posted at 05:09 PM by Howard Bashman
"Clarence Thomas: Ivy-Leaguers no better than UF law students." The Gainesville Sun has this news update.
"SCOTUS and securities class actions: a love story." Alison Frankel's "On the Case" from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this report.
Posted at 02:24 PM by Howard Bashman
"A New Gold Rush: Montana's Judicial Elections Are About to Get More Political; The Citizens United case claims another victim." Andrew Cohen has this essay online at The Atlantic.
Posted at 01:09 PM by Howard Bashman
"Experts Discuss New Court Term at Supreme Court Institute Press Briefing": The Georgetown University Law Center has issued this news release, which provides on-demand access to video of the briefing.
Posted at 12:46 PM by Howard Bashman
"Court of Appeals to Remember Chief Judge Emeritus James R. Browning": The Public Information Office of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued this news release today.
Posted at 12:44 PM by Howard Bashman
"Death row nutrition: Curious conclusions of last meals." The December 2012 issue of the journal Appetite will contain this article, which is now available online for free download via SSRN.
Posted at 11:04 AM by Howard Bashman
"Pa. voter ID law gets new hearings for next week": This article appears today in The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Posted at 10:44 AM by Howard Bashman
"In Richmond, Kagan reflects on first year on Supreme Court": Frank Green has this article today in The Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Posted at 08:24 AM by Howard Bashman
"Gaming Gay Marriage: Which case should the Supreme Court take?" Emily Bazelon has this jurisprudence essay online at Slate.
Posted at 08:22 AM by Howard Bashman
"Circuit Court Needs to Let the S.E.C. Do Its Job": In today's edition of The New York Times, financial columnist Floyd Norris has an essay that begins, "The second-most important court in the United States has three vacancies, one of which was created in 2005."
Posted at 08:11 AM by Howard Bashman