How Appealing

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

“Wanted: A Constitutional Ethos; We need theories that can speak intelligently of the common good without abandoning our constitutional order.” James Stoner has this post at the “Law & Liberty” blog.

Posted at 9:14 PM by Howard Bashman

“The Supreme Court’s Breadcrumb Trail; The Court’s reshuffling of rights and of once-settled doctrine suggests a future of far-reaching constitutional change”: At the “Law & Liberty” blog, Seana Sugrue has a post that begins, “It feels like 1938 again. That was the last time the Supreme Court embarked on a path of far-reaching constitutional change.”

Posted at 8:52 PM by Howard Bashman

“A judge’s affair with Tom Girardi, a beachfront condo and a $300,000 wire from his firm”: In today’s edition of The Los Angeles Times, Harriet Ryan and Matt Hamilton have a front page article that begins, “Tricia Bigelow, then a presiding justice of a state appeals court in downtown Los Angeles, wanted a weekend place at the beach.”

Posted at 8:47 PM by Howard Bashman