Posts tagged with: "politics"
Results 21 - 40 of 117,086
Sort by Relevance | Sort by Date
RSS Subscribe: 20 results | 100 results
2 Sep 2014, 8:18 am by Steve Lubet
The Ruffin family remained active in southern politics. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 7:44 am by ccox
Quinn, the labor movement is in the middle of a political firestorm, on one front fending off the attacks, and on the other, continuing to fight for fair and just workplaces, livable wages and safe working environments.read more [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 7:43 am by Rick Hasen
Richard Wolf of USA Today previews the Alabama racial gerrymandering case headed to SCOTUS. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 7:30 am by Pete Strom
Lawmakers Hear Testimony from Both Sides Regarding Expungement Laws On Wednesday, August 27th, lawmakers in Columbia, SC listened to testimony regarding expanding expungement laws in the state, from both sides of the political divide. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 7:10 am by Rick Hasen
WaPo: “Sabin and other wealthy political contributors have more access than ever to candidates since the ruling in McCutcheon v. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 7:02 am by Rick Hasen
Here is the abstract: Concern about the role of corporate money has been a longstanding theme in American politics. [read post]
Work from the Program on Corporate Governance about corporate political spending includes Shining Light on Corporate Political Spending by Lucian Bebchuk and Robert Jackson, discussed on the Forum here, and Corporate Political Speech: Who Decides? [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 6:15 am by Wayne J. D'Angelo
The anti-fracking initiatives were seen as threats to the political futures of Gov. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 5:21 am by Nicholas Georgakopoulos
I think social interaction follows the golden rule of do unto others as you would have done unto you (I accept gradual moderate reclining especially while napping and am very thankful indeed for speed trap warnings) and polite counterrequests not to recline are easy and possible (and we luckily have judges to protect us against oversensitive cops). [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 4:40 am by Jon Hyman
Yes, the employer technically won the case, and the Court held political-subdivision employees (i.e., public-sector workers) are immune from discrimination lawsuits. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 4:38 am by Glenn Reynolds
“Putin has made his open, naked and total contempt for the strategic intelligence and the political will of the West’s leaders impossible to ignore. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 3:00 am by Lyle Denniston
There are two realistic explanations for that possibility: first, the court most often takes on an issue when lower courts are deeply split on it, and the near-unanimity so far may remove that reason, and, second, the court no doubt is aware that there is political momentum on the side of same-sex marriage, so they could choose to let that play out. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 2:45 am by Scott Bomboy
” “As a result of such misinterpretation and misunderstanding, important political and artistic expression may be wrongfully squelched and punished,” they argue. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 12:59 am by Lawrence Solum
In the second and third parts of the article, I outline an alternative political system, the lottocratic system, and present some of the virtues of such a system. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 12:26 am by Paul Caron
Ars Technica: IRS E-mails Not Lost After All—Just Buried in Offsite Backups, Group Claims Communities Digital News: Judicial Watch: Targeting the IRS Daily Caller: Email Reveals Lois Lerner Ignored Political Expenditures By Unions Orange County Register editorial: Probe of IRS Scandal Taxes Patience People's Pundit Daily: Sharyl Attkisson: Gold Standard... [read post]
1 Sep 2014, 11:12 pm by Annette Burns
  The transcript and video recording of the hearing reveal that no witnesses were sworn, no witnesses were called or examined, and the court summarily rejected the parties’ polite attempts to offer explanatory comments. [read post]
1 Sep 2014, 9:30 pm by Karen Tani
Bentsen Chair in Law, University of Texas School of Law "Diaspora and Rights: Jews, Law and Identity Politics" (co-sponsored with Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israeli Studies)  [read post]
1 Sep 2014, 9:13 pm by Glenn Reynolds
IRS SCANDAL UPDATE: Email Reveals Lois Lerner Ignored Political Expenditures By Unions. [read post]