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Saturday, April 26, 2014

“In California, a Fevered Rush for Gun Permits”: Adam Nagourney will have this article in Sunday’s edition of The New York Times.

Posted at 8:50 PM by Howard Bashman

“Obama visit delays new lawyers’ oath-taking”: The Philippine Daily Inquirer has an article that begins, “The Supreme Court has reset the oath-taking of new lawyers from Monday, April 28, to May 5, to give way to the visit of US President Barack Obama.”

Posted at 8:22 PM by Howard Bashman

“Supremes’ Spat Over Affirmative Action: Supposedly Supreme Court justices are collegial even when they disagree on points of law; The Roberts-Sotomayor fight on affirmative action says otherwise.” Law professor Adam Winkler has this essay online today at The Daily Beast.

Posted at 8:20 PM by Howard Bashman

“Should a Chimp Be Able to Sue Its Owner? Steven Wise is arguing for the legal ‘personhood’ of chimps and other animals; And no one is laughing him out of the courtroom.” Charles Siebert has this cover story in tomorrow’s edition of The New York Times Magazine.

Posted at 7:30 PM by Howard Bashman