How Appealing

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

“As Hoeven prepares for Kavanaugh meeting, Heitkamp says she’ll do the same in two weeks”: John Hageman of The Forum of Fargo, North Dakota has this report.

Posted at 9:12 PM by Howard Bashman

“Fox News Taken to Supreme Court in Potential Blockbuster Case; In an application to the high court, TVEyes says it is presenting an ‘exceptionally important question’ about how to balance copyright with the First Amendment right to criticize and comment”: Eriq Gardner has this post at the “THR, Esq.” blog of The Hollywood Reporter.

Posted at 7:26 PM by Howard Bashman

“Reynolds names Susan Christensen, district court judge, to Iowa Supreme Court”: Stephen Gruber-Miller of The Des Moines Register has this report.

Posted at 7:22 PM by Howard Bashman

“Appeals court rules Trump can’t withhold funds from California ‘sanctuary’ cities”: Maura Dolan of The Los Angeles Times has this report.

Bob Egelko of The San Francisco Chronicle reports that “Trump’s order to penalize SF, other sanctuary cities unconstitutional, court says.”

Stephen Dinan of The Washington Times reports that “Court rules Trump anti-sanctuary policy unconstitutional.”

Sudhin Thanawala of The Associated Press has a report headlined “US appeals court: Trump ‘sanctuary cities’ order is illegal.”

Katherine Lam of Fox News reports that “Trump ‘sanctuary cities’ executive order is unconstitutional, US appeals court rules.”

And Rebecca Morin of Politico reports that “9th Circuit rules White House can’t withhold money from ‘sanctuary cities.’

My earlier coverage of today’s Ninth Circuit ruling can be accessed here.

Update: In other coverage, Dominic Holden and Hamed Aleaziz of BuzzFeed News report that “A Federal Court Just Ruled Against Trump On Sanctuary Cities But Gave A Win To Jeff Sessions; The 9th Circuit agreed with a lower court that the order is unconstitutional, but rejected making the injunction apply nationwide.”

Posted at 4:08 PM by Howard Bashman

“Reynolds to announce Iowa Supreme Court appointment Wednesday”: Stephen Gruber-Miller of The Des Moines Register has this report.

Posted at 12:45 PM by Howard Bashman

“Judiciary chair Chuck Grassley: Brett Kavanaugh could be confirmed to Supreme Court by Oct. 1.” Eliza Collins of USA Today has this report.

Posted at 12:42 PM by Howard Bashman

“A Little Change Will Do You Good: Oral Argument Interruptions 2017.” Adam Feldman has this post at his “Empirical SCOTUS” blog.

Posted at 12:40 PM by Howard Bashman

“Supreme Court Pick Has Often Favored Employers in Labor Cases; Brett Kavanaugh sided with SeaWorld in case involving trainer’s death, as well as employer who didn’t want to bargain with union that included undocumented immigrants”: Brent Kendall of The Wall Street Journal has this report.

Posted at 8:40 AM by Howard Bashman