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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

“White House Counsel Don McGahn Will Leave Post in the Fall; President Trump’s announcement catches McGahn and other White House aides by surprise”: Michael C. Bender of The Wall Street Journal has this report.

Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Michael S. Schmidt, and Maggie Haberman of The New York Times report that “Don McGahn to Leave White House Counsel Job This Fall, Trump Says.”

Robert Costa and Robert Barnes of The Washington Post report that “Trump says White House Counsel Donald McGahn will leave his job in the fall.”

Eli Stokol and Noah Bierman of The Los Angeles Times report that “White House counsel Donald McGahn will leave in the fall, Trump announces on Twitter.”

Christal Hayes of USA Today reports that “White House counsel Don McGahn will leave Trump administration in the fall.”

And Gabriella Muñoz and Dave Boyer of The Washington Times report that “Trump confirms White House counsel Don McGahn will step down.”

Posted at 4:06 PM by Howard Bashman

“Departed but Still Deciding?” The Daily Journal of Los Angeles recently posted online this new installment of its Weekly Appellate Report podcast on a topic that’s received much attention here — dead judges voting. You can access earlier installments of the podcast via this link.

Posted at 3:53 PM by Howard Bashman

“Kavanaugh to be introduced by Republicans Rob Portman and Condoleezza Rice, liberal Lisa Blatt”: Ariane de Vogue and Sophie Tatum of CNN have this report.

Posted at 2:02 PM by Howard Bashman

“Democrats have themselves to blame for Trump’s judicial juggernaut”: Columnist David Von Drehle has this essay online at The Washington Post.

Posted at 1:57 PM by Howard Bashman

“Oracle v. Google ain’t over yet — Google vows it’ll appeal to Supreme Court; The decision comes after a federal appeals court declined to rehear the case”: Abrar Al-Heeti of c|net has this report.

Posted at 8:44 AM by Howard Bashman