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Monday, July 30, 2018

“Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Progress: Rand Paul announces support while Senate Democrats punt.” The Wall Street Journal has published this editorial.

Posted at 11:14 PM by Howard Bashman

“Manchin Is First Democrat to Meet With Kavanaugh as Parties Intensify Feud”: Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Michael D. Shear will have this article in Tuesday’s edition of The New York Times.

Posted at 11:09 PM by Howard Bashman

“‘Not Just A Paper Pusher’: Former White House Staff Secretaries Weigh In On Kavanaugh Fight; Republicans last week declined requests for key records pertaining to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s time in the Bush administration.” Igor Bobic of HuffPost has this report.

Posted at 11:00 PM by Howard Bashman

“Dems slam Supreme Court nominee for backing Georgia judge”: Tamar Hallerman of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has an article that begins, “Senate Democrats are trying something new as they scramble to block Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh: tying him to his former law clerk, a prominent Georgia judge whose circuit court nomination is pending before the chamber.”

Posted at 10:58 PM by Howard Bashman

“SF court says 16th century art stolen by the Nazis can remain in So Cal museum”: Bob Egelko of The San Francisco Chronicle has this report.

Maura Dolan of The Los Angeles Times reports that “Norton Simon Museum wins fight to keep two masterpieces looted by Nazis.”

Jonathan Stempel of Reuters has a report headlined “California museum can keep Cranachs looted by Nazis: U.S. appeals court.”

And Nathan Solis of Courthouse News Service reports that “California Museum Can Keep Nazi-Looted Masterpiece.”

You can access today’s ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit at this link.

Posted at 10:35 PM by Howard Bashman

“What It Takes to Be a Trial Lawyer If You’re Not a Man: In more than a decade of arguing cases in court, I’ve witnessed the stubborn cultural biases female attorneys must navigate to simply do their jobs.” Lara Bazelon will have this article in the September 2018 issue of The Atlantic.

Posted at 8:37 PM by Howard Bashman

“Supreme Court rejects government motion in ‘climate kids’ case; The federal trial remains on track to begin Oct. 29 in Eugene”: Jack Moran of The Register-Guard of Eugene, Oregon has this report.

Lawrence Hurley of Reuters reports that “Supreme Court rejects Trump bid to halt climate change case.”

And Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News reports that “U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Halt Teenagers’ Climate Lawsuit.”

You can access today’s order of the U.S. Supreme Court at this link.

Posted at 8:28 PM by Howard Bashman

“Judge John M. Cleland, known for work on Sandusky case, appointed special master in Pa. clergy sex abuse case”: Liz Navratil of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has this report.

Posted at 8:18 PM by Howard Bashman

“Inside Democrats’ strategy to defeat Kavanaugh: Schumer is pushing red-state Democrats to stay neutral for as long as possible and raising pressure on moderate Republicans.” Burgess Everett and Elana Schor of Politico have this report.

Posted at 5:35 PM by Howard Bashman

“Bill Cosby Tells Supreme Court to Reject Review of #MeToo Defamation Suit”: Eriq Gardner has this post at the “THR, Esq.” blog of The Hollywood Reporter.

Posted at 4:58 PM by Howard Bashman

“Group backing Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court sued over robotexts in Indiana”: Mark Alesia and Maureen Groppe of The Indianapolis Star has this report.

Posted at 4:54 PM by Howard Bashman

“Sen. Orrin Hatch’s impact on the Supreme Court: How a one-time lawyer from Pittsburgh shaped the highest court in the land.” Thomas Burr of The Salt Lake Tribune has this report.

Posted at 1:34 PM by Howard Bashman

“Rand Paul Says He Will Back Kavanaugh for Supreme Court; Kentucky senator says nominee has satisfied his concerns about privacy”: Byron Tau of The Wall Street Journal has this report.

<pSean Sullivan of The Washington Post reports that "Rand Paul will support Trump’s pick Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court.”

Thomas Novelly of The Louisville Courier Journal reports that “Rand Paul says he’ll support Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court.”

Kevin Freking of The Associated Press reports that “Sen. Rand Paul backs Kavanaugh ahead of Manchin meeting.”

Susan Cornwell of Reuters reports that “Trump Supreme Court nominee picks up support from holdout Republican.”

Laura Litvan of Bloomberg News reports that “Rand Paul Says He’ll Back Kavanaugh for Supreme Court.”

Lauren Fox of CNN reports that “Rand Paul backs Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court.”

Elana Schor of Politico reports that “Rand Paul backs Kavanaugh for Supreme Court.”

And Jordain Carney of The Hill reports that “Rand Paul announces support for Kavanaugh.”

Posted at 1:09 PM by Howard Bashman