How Appealing

Friday, May 27, 2022

“Magbanua found guilty in murder for hire of Dan Markel; Katherine Magbanua was found guilty of murder, conspiracy and solicitation in murder for hire of FSU professor Dan Markel”: Julie Montanaro of WCTV has this report.

Posted at 9:18 PM by Howard Bashman

“Oklahoma’s New Abortion Ban Leaves Clinics Reeling; Near-total ban on abortions took immediate effect in the state, forcing abortion clinics to halt procedures”: Jennifer Calfas of The Wall Street Journal has this report.

Posted at 8:15 PM by Howard Bashman

“Taking Cues From Texas, California Proposes Its Own Bounty Law — Against Guns; If it passes, the Golden State would set up a confrontation with the Supreme Court, which blessed the Lone Star State’s anti-abortion law”: Matt Ford has this report online at The New Republic.

Posted at 8:12 PM by Howard Bashman

“Harry Blackmun’s Other Wrong Supreme Court Decision; The Justice who wrote for the Roe v. Wade majority also validated the Major League Baseball cartel”: Professor Paul Moreno will have this op-ed in Saturday’s edition of The Wall Street Journal.

Posted at 7:32 PM by Howard Bashman

“Shut It Down: Radical Leftwing Group Draws Up Battle Plans To Blockade Supreme Court; Leaders encourage protesters to ‘stretch the bounds of constitutionally protected speech.'” Kevin Daley of The Washington Free Beacon has this report.

Posted at 3:40 PM by Howard Bashman

“Trump judges use one-two legal punch to block Biden agenda”: Stephen Dinan and Alex Swoyer of The Washington Times have this report (subscription required for full access).

Posted at 2:02 PM by Howard Bashman

“How a 14-Year-Old Student Made Supreme Court History: After Brown v. Board of Education, Chief Justice Earl Warren insisted on hiring an African-American student to become one of the court’s ‘pages’ or aides.” Tony Mauro has this post at his “The Marble Palace Blog.”

Posted at 1:32 PM by Howard Bashman

“The last Democrat-appointed Iowa Supreme Court justice retiring; Justice Brent Appel’s replacement will be the 5th out of 7 justices appointed by Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds”: Erin Murphy of The Gazette of Cedar Rapids has this report.

Posted at 10:14 AM by Howard Bashman

“Supreme Court’s Forced-Arbitration Ruling Is a Win for Workers; Companies routinely compel customers and employees to waive their right to sue, but that may be changing”: Law professor Stephen L. Carter has this essay online at Bloomberg Opinion.

Posted at 10:10 AM by Howard Bashman

“Following Their Hearts All the Way to the Supreme Court; David Schulman and Sarah Weiner spent two years commuting between Boston and Washington, where they were later married by Justice Sonia Sotomayor at the U.S. Supreme Court”: Julia Carmel has this Mini-Vows item online at The New York Times.

Posted at 8:22 AM by Howard Bashman