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Lawfare

Lawfare

Coveres actions taken or contemplated to protect the nation interact with the nation’s laws and legal institutions, including cybersecurity, Guantánamo habeas litigation, targeted killing, biosecurity, universal jurisdiction, the Alien Tort Statute, and the state secrets privilege. By Benjamin Wittes, Jack Goldsmith and Robert Chesney.

http://www.lawfareblog.com/
  • Apr 24

    4/23 Motion Hearings #4: Still More Discovery & Jury Sequester

    4/23 Motion Hearings #4: Still More Discovery & Jury Sequester
    The court begins the afternoon session with quick consideration of one more defense discovery motion, AE226, seeking exculpatory information from a case in the Southern District of New York pertaining to additional people that were allegedly…
  • Apr 24

    The Al-Awlaki Decision: No Triumph for Transparency?

    The Al-Awlaki Decision: No Triumph for Transparency?
    On Monday, a three-judge Second Circuit panel ordered the Obama administration to disclose a redacted copy of the Office of Legal Counsel memorandum outlining its legal justification for the targeted killing of New Mexico-born Anwar…
  • Apr 23

    4/23 Motion Hearings #3: Discovery, Discovery, Discovery

    4/23 Motion Hearings #3: Discovery, Discovery, Discovery
    The court returns from recess to consider two defense discovery motions, AE224, seeking information surrounding the facts and circumstances of the death of Abdul Aziz Bin Attash, and AE225, requesting files on the Kuwaiti prosecution of four…
Rank this Week: 132

Legal Ethics Forum

Legal Ethics Forum

By Professors John Dzienkowski, Brad Wendel, John Steele, David Hricik, Andrew Perlman, David McGowan, Laura Appleman, Steve Lubet, Anita Bernstein, Don Burnett, and Steve Berenson..

http://www.legalethicsforum.com/blog/
  • Apr 24

    Ad targets South Carolina politician for his work as criminal defense counsel

    Ad targets South Carolina politician for his work as criminal defense counsel
    At the Volokh site, Jonathan Adler critcizes an attack ad by the Republican Governor's Association that focuses on a political candidate's work as criminal defense counsel. News story here. I have gone back and forth about posting the ad…
  • Apr 24

    "State Bar trying again to expand enforcement powers"

    "State Bar trying again to expand enforcement powers"
    Dan Walters, at the Sacramento Bee, has this story. (h/t: KafkaEsq, where David Carr offers analysis.) Excerpt from Walters: The State Bar is something of an odd duck – a quasi-private, quasi-public entity that simultaneously regulates…
  • Apr 23

    W. Bradley Wendel, "In Search of Core Values"

    W. Bradley Wendel, "In Search of Core Values"
    Article. Abstract: A consensus appears to have emerged among American lawyers that globalization and information technology are transforming the practice of law in fundamental ways. In particular, non-lawyers are increasingly involved in what…
Rank this Week: 224

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Leiter Reports: A Group Blog

Covers academic freedom, authoritarianism and fascism, intelligent design and more. By University of Texas Professor Brian R. Leiter and others.

http://leiterreports.typepad.com/blog/
  • Apr 24

    More Typepad hiccup

    More Typepad hiccup
    Starting last Friday, Typepad (the blog service I use) has been having some problems due to DOS attacks by cyber-miscreants. Fortunately, this blog has remained on-line almost the whole time (some other blogs that use Typepad disappeared for…
  • Apr 24

    Americans want philosophy and the liberal arts...

    Americans want philosophy and the liberal arts...
    ...according to a new study of popular attitudes about higher education.
  • Apr 24

    "Hope and optimism?"

    "Hope and optimism?"
    $4.5 million worth! Project leaders are Cornell's Andrew Chignell and Notre Dame's Samuel Newlands.
Rank this Week: 328

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

News about law professors and law schools. By University of Texas School of Law Professor Brian R. Leiter.

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/
Rank this Week: 424

Texas Coastal Law Society

Texas Coastal Law Society

From the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas.

http://texascoastallaw.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 990