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Tuesday, December 12, 2023

“Arizona’s Supreme Court is considering abortion law. Lawyers arguing the case are all men.” Stacey Barchenger of The Arizona Republic has this report.

Howard Fischer of The Arizona Daily Star reports that “Arizona Supreme Court to decide which Arizona abortion law stands.”

And Joe Duhownik of Courthouse News Service reports that “Arizona Supreme Court hears arguments on future of access to reproductive rights; Two state laws offer conflicting regulations for when abortions are allowed in Arizona.”

ABC15 Arizona has posted the video of today’s oral argument on YouTube at this link.

Posted at 10:03 PM by Howard Bashman

“Who Determines Kate Cox’s Health Care: In a post-Roe world, it is judges who get to decide what a pregnant person must do with even a nonviable pregnancy.” Dahlia Lithwick has this Jurisprudence essay online at Slate.

Posted at 9:46 PM by Howard Bashman

“The heartless treatment of Kate Cox in Texas; A pregnant woman’s doctor gave her bad news; The state made it worse”: Columnist Monica Hesse has this essay online at The Washington Post.

Posted at 9:42 PM by Howard Bashman

“Why Jack Smith Is Taking Trump’s Immunity Claim Straight to the Supreme Court; The special counsel has substantive and procedural reasons for wanting a quick ruling on whether Donald Trump can be prosecuted for his actions as president”: Alan Feuer of The New York Times has this report.

Posted at 5:40 PM by Howard Bashman

“SBF’s Lawyer Says His Client Was the ‘Worst’ Ever Under Cross Examination; Stanford Law Professor David Mills, who led defense for FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried as favor to his parents, now fears ‘unwinnable’ case has ended their friendship”: Ava Benny-Morrison of Bloomberg Businessweek has this report.

Posted at 5:37 PM by Howard Bashman

“An Ohio man sued over a bone in his boneless wing. Ohio’s top court heard the case.” Scott Wartman of The Cincinnati Enquirer has this report.

Posted at 1:32 PM by Howard Bashman

“Arizona Supreme Court to hear case that could decide future of legal abortion”: Ray Stern of The Arizona Republic has this report.

Posted at 1:30 PM by Howard Bashman

“Crossing State Lines: Texas’s Abortion Bounty-Hunter Law Implicates Those Who Assist Individuals to Get an Abortion Out-of-State, Including Employers.” Hailey Valerio has this post online at the Villanova Law Review.

Earlier, Erin Douglas of The Texas Tribune reported that “Texas abortion law a ‘radical expansion’ of who can sue whom, and an about-face for Republicans on civil lawsuits; Senate Bill 8, which allows anyone to sue anyone who performs or aids in an abortion, marks an unprecedented change to who has standing to bring a lawsuit; The tactic is also an emerging trend in Republican-dominated states that may compromise constitutional rights, some legal experts said.”

Posted at 11:02 AM by Howard Bashman

“Indigenous women, facing tougher abortion restrictions post-Roe, want Congress to step in”: Sudiksha Kochi of USA Today has this report.

Posted at 10:50 AM by Howard Bashman

“U Penn president got Delaware judge’s support on LinkedIn. Anger ensued.” Alison Frankel’s “On the Case” from Reuters has this post.

Posted at 10:48 AM by Howard Bashman