How Appealing

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

“U.S. appeals court upholds Washington state’s conversion therapy ban”: Jonathan Stempel of Reuters has this report.

Mary Anne Pazanowski of Bloomberg Law reports that “Washington LGBTQ Conversion Therapy Ban Upheld by Ninth Circuit.”

And Edvard Pettersson of Courthouse News Service reports that “Ninth Circuit upholds Washington ban on conversion therapy; The panel rejected arguments that a 2018 U.S. Supreme Court ruling that held states can’t force pregnancy centers to inform patients about free abortion services applied here.”

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

Posted at 10:04 PM by Howard Bashman

“Alito’s financial disclosure shows teaching income, speaking engagements, and stock ownership”: Amy Howe has this post at “SCOTUSblog.”

Posted at 9:27 PM by Howard Bashman

“How the Supreme Court is already influencing the November midterm elections; From rulings on voting restrictions approved after the 2020 election to rethinking the Voting Rights Act, federal courts are having a big impact on voting”: John Fritze of USA Today has this report.

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“Debunking the Independent State Legislature Fantasy”: You can access this week’s episode of the “Strict Scrutiny” podcast via this link.

Posted at 1:17 PM by Howard Bashman

“The New Supreme Court Case That Could Make Civil Rights Laws Optional; The conservative legal movement’s latest argument: Discrimination isn’t illegal if it’s art.” Yvette Borja has this post at Balls and Strikes.

Posted at 1:15 PM by Howard Bashman

“Is a Fetus a Person? The Next Big Abortion Fight Centers on Fetal Rights.” Kelsey Butler and Patricia Hurtado of Bloomberg News have this report.

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“‘They’re getting killed among women’: Skeptical female voters stand in way of GOP Senate; Republicans’ chances of retaking the Senate majority are diminishing thanks to abortion.” Natalie Allison of Politico has this report.

Posted at 1:09 PM by Howard Bashman

“Justice William O. Douglas, an Early Activist of the Environmental Movement; A compelling new book by a Ninth Circuit judge focuses on the conservation advocacy of Douglas and his high public profile, unlike any other”: Tony Mauro of The National Law Journal has this post at his “The Marble Palace Blog” about Ninth Circuit Judge M. Margaret McKeown‘s new book, “Citizen Justice: The Environmental Legacy of William O. Douglas — Public Advocate and Conservation Champion.”

Posted at 1:06 PM by Howard Bashman

“Major Problems with Major Questions; Invoking the major questions doctrine is the wrong way to enforce nondelegation concerns”: Chad Squitieri has this post at the “Law & Liberty” blog.

Posted at 12:58 PM by Howard Bashman