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Thursday, December 1, 2016

"Dylann Roof shouldn't be allowed to act as his own lawyer": Chandra Bozelko has this essay online at Reuters.
Posted at 10:56 PM by Howard Bashman


"Harvard Pledges To Support Students Here Illegally, But They Worry": Tonya Mosley of WBUR Radio in Boston has this report.
Posted at 10:38 PM by Howard Bashman


"For Judge 'knees together' Camp: Education is power." Law professor Brenda Cossman has this essay online at The Toronto Globe and Mail.
Posted at 10:22 PM by Howard Bashman


"Georgia, Florida await decision as water war trial concludes": Dan Chapman of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has this report from Portland, Maine.

And The Associated Press reports that "Georgia-Florida water fight now in hands of special master."
Posted at 08:42 PM by Howard Bashman



"State Supreme Court To Hear Sandy Hook Parents' Appeal In Gun Lawsuit": Dave Altimari of The Hartford Courant has an article that begins, "The state Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal from the families of nine victims and one survivor of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting against the maker and sellers of the gun used in the slaying that killed 20 children and six adults."
Posted at 08:16 PM by Howard Bashman


"Ohio Supreme Court race decided by few thousand votes; Cincinnati appellate Judge Pat Fischer, a Republican, wins": The Toledo Blade has this report.

And Randy Ludlow of The Columbus Dispatch has a blog post titled "It's finally official: Fischer wins Supreme Court seat."
Posted at 08:09 PM by Howard Bashman



"UCLA law clinic takes two cases to U.S. Supreme Court; Law students, faculty prepare briefs on the merits": Joshua Rich of the UCLA Newsroom has this report.
Posted at 07:58 PM by Howard Bashman


"Uber's arbitration appeal at the 2nd Circuit is big test for Internet businesses": Alison Frankel's "On the Case" from Thomson Reuters News & Insight has this post.
Posted at 03:56 PM by Howard Bashman


"A Day in Court With Judge Margaret Ryan, Possible Scotus Nominee": Tony Mauro of The National Law Journal has this report.
Posted at 03:12 PM by Howard Bashman


SCOTUSDaily interviews Robert Barnes of The Washington Post: You can read the interview at this link.
Posted at 01:38 PM by Howard Bashman


"Supreme Court Weighs Jailed Immigrants' Right to Periodic Hearings": Adam Liptak has this article in today's edition of The New York Times.

In today's edition of The Washington Post, Robert Barnes has an article headlined "Supreme Court considers whether those facing deportation can be held indefinitely."

David G. Savage of The Los Angeles Times reports that "Supreme Court weighs rules for jailing immigrants who are fighting deportation."

Richard Wolf of USA Today reports that "Supreme Court divided on rights of immigrants facing deportation."

Jess Bravin of The Wall Street Journal reports that "Obama Administration Defends Immigrant Detention Practices Before Supreme Court; Lower court found detention practices were too harsh, saying government must provide bail after six months."

Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News reports that "Deportation Clash Divides U.S. Supreme Court Justices."

On yesterday evening's broadcast of NPR's "All Things Considered," Nina Totenberg had an audio segment titled "Supreme Court Tests Whether Detained Immigrants Have Right To Hearing."

And at the "Constitution Daily" blog of the National Constitution Center, Lyle Denniston has a post titled "When can a constitutional issue be avoided?"
Posted at 01:32 PM by Howard Bashman



"Who will prevail in the sexual-orientation discrimination and parking stop cases?" Will Baude has this post at "The Volokh Conspiracy."
Posted at 08:52 AM by Howard Bashman


Access the contents of the Autumn 2016 issue of The Green Bag: Via this link.

And now that the holiday season has arrived, it's the perfect time to purchase a subscription to The Green Bag for yourself, a family member, friend, or colleague.
Posted at 08:46 AM by Howard Bashman



"Trump's 21 potential court nominees are overwhelmingly white, male and from red states": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report.
Posted at 08:42 AM by Howard Bashman


"Appellate judges lean on 'Loving' in LGBT workplace discrimination case": Fatima Hussein has this front page article in today's edition of The Indianapolis Star.
Posted at 08:22 AM by Howard Bashman






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