Thursday, September 21, 2017
"The Supreme Court Gets Its First Test of Gay Rights Since 2015; A case that began with a chat about a wedding cake has grown into a clash between free speech and equality": Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News has this report.
Posted at 11:56 PM by Howard Bashman
"In Trump's America, is the Supreme Court still seen as legitimate?" Michael Nelson, Eric Plutzer, and Michael Berkman have this post at The Conversation.
Posted at 11:55 PM by Howard Bashman
"Fourth Amendment Blockbuster Tops Supreme Court Criminal Docket": Jordan S. Rubin of Bloomberg BNA has this report.
Posted at 11:20 PM by Howard Bashman
"Trump's impact felt in Supreme Court labor rights cases": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report.
Posted at 11:18 PM by Howard Bashman
"Labor Leads 'Momentous' SCOTUS Term": Bloomberg BNA has posted online this video featuring Kimberly Robinson and Madison Alder.
Posted at 11:15 PM by Howard Bashman
"E&E News legal reporters Amanda Reilly and Ellen M. Gilmer preview the Supreme Court's fall term": E&E News, which publishes Greenwire, has posted this video on YouTube.
Posted at 11:11 PM by Howard Bashman
"At Menendez Trial, Legal Wrestling Over Definition of 'Constituent'": Nick Corasaniti has this article in today's edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 11:07 PM by Howard Bashman
"Obergefell Is Already Under Attack: Trump is laying the groundwork to overturn marriage equality." Mark Joseph Stern has this jurisprudence essay online at Slate.
Posted at 11:00 PM by Howard Bashman
"Controversy Over Law Profs' Op-Ed On The Breakdown Of The 'Bourgeois Culture' Shifts From Penn To San Diego": Paul Caron has this post at "TaxProf Blog."
At "Brian Leiter's Law School Reports," Leiter has a post titled "USD Law Dean Stephen Ferruolo should either resign or issue a public apology."
"Meaning in the framework of corpus linguistics": Neal Goldfarb has this post at his blog, "LAWnLinguistics."
Posted at 09:26 PM by Howard Bashman
"Newest Supreme Court justice at U of L: 'Judges should wear robes, not capes.'" Andrew Wolfson of The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky has this report.
Daniel Desrochers of The Lexington Herald-Leader has an article headlined "McConnell shows off prized accomplishment to Kentucky: Justice Neil Gorsuch."
And Bruce Schreiner of The Associated Press reports that "Supreme Court's Gorsuch touts conservative role for judges."
"'I Don't Like Either One': Alabama Republicans Consider Roy Moore and Luther Strange." Charles Bethea has this post online at The New Yorker.
And Nathan McDermott and Andrew Kaczynski of CNN.com have a report headlined "Senate candidate Roy Moore in 2005: 'Homosexual conduct should be illegal.'"
"Justice Sotomayor says cameras intrude on the Supreme Court's process": Alex Swoyer of The Washington Times has this report.
Saba Hamedy of CNN.com reports that "Justice Sotomayor says she hasn't heard from half her family in Puerto Rico."
And Rich Schapiro of The New York Daily News reports that "Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor can't reach some of her family in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria."
"Separating Amicus Wheat from Chaff": Law professor Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl and Adam Feldman have posted this paper on SSRN.
Posted at 07:50 PM by Howard Bashman
"New opinion -- student-athletes showing concussion signs have a right to be protected": At his "CA3blog," Matthew Stiegler has this thoughtful post about a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued today.
"11th Circ. to Texas Supreme Court: When does clock start for personal injury lawsuits?" Alison Frankel's "On the Case" from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this post, in which this "How Appealing" post from last night is mentioned.
Posted at 07:15 PM by Howard Bashman
"Some misguided defenses of Sen. Feinstein's questioning of judicial nominee": Rick Garnett has this post at "PrawfsBlawg."
Posted at 09:12 AM by Howard Bashman
"Justice Ginsburg surprise speaker at Jewish new year service": Jessica Gresko of The Associated Press has this report.
Posted at 09:10 AM by Howard Bashman
"Masterpiece Cakeshop and the Effort To Rewrite Smith and its Progeny": Jim Oleske has this post at the "Take Care" blog.
Posted at 09:06 AM by Howard Bashman
"Memorial Ceremony for Judge John T. Noonan": The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has posted this video on YouTube. Justice Anthony M. Kennedy participated in the memorial ceremony.
Posted at 09:04 AM by Howard Bashman
"The Textual Argument That the President Does Not Hold an 'Office Under the United States'": Asher Steinberg has this post at his blog, "The Narrowest Grounds."
Posted at 09:00 AM by Howard Bashman