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2 Mar 2015, 9:01 pm by David Smyth
  Before you know it, a securities regulator can find itself also regulating conflict minerals, climate change, political contributions (gone for now, but probably not forever), cybersecurity . . . . [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 8:37 pm by Lawrence Solum
From the public health hazards of residual substances in consumer goods and human breast milk to the mighty troubles of human-caused climate disruption, many of the most significant structures of societal governance are locked in political and financial dysfunctions and impasses. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 7:12 pm by Rick Hasen
Bloomberg BNA: A constitutional challenge to contribution limits on traditional political action committees has been turned back by a federal judge in Virginia, who ruled that the limits remain valid under Supreme Court rulings dating back to the 1976 landmark … Continue reading → [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 7:06 pm
Another State may observe scrupulously the right to education, but will brutally stamp out opposing political views. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 6:56 pm by Marta Requejo
Of course, one could say any public policy exception is the political safety valve that Courts may design as they think fit. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 6:11 pm by Seth Smiley
In the extreme worst cases, a well-intentioned infrastructure project can become a wildly over-budget public controversy (like Boston’s Big Dig), or a politically radioactive debacle that’s talked about nationwide (like Alaska’s infamous “Bridge to Nowhere“). [read post]
Moreover, Brazil has ratified the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights as well as the Inter-American convention on human rights, which both protect free expression, and it can only be limited in very narrow cases and when necessary and proportionate. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 5:05 pm by Glenn Reynolds
Now that the GOP has historically high levels of state control, gerrymandering will become The Great Political Evil Of Our Time. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 4:10 pm by Lawrence Solum
Here is the abstract: In recent decades there has emerged a large and diverse body of sociolegal literature engaging in identity politics, or what some theorists call the politics of difference. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 3:40 pm by PBS NewsHour
JEFFREY BROWN: It’s a longstanding, very contentious issue in American politics. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 2:27 pm by Greg Guedel
  The United States and Native American nations have a treaty-based, government-to-government relationship with a unique political and legal dynamic of mutual sovereignty. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 2:25 pm by Richard M. Re
In this post I’d like to focus on a connection between Yates and the scholarly work of the late Professor William Stuntz, particularly his work on checking the "pathological" politics of criminal justice. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 2:02 pm by Staci Zaretsky
., next weekend, why not stop by the Politics & Prose Bookstore to see David Lat have a chat with Adam Liptak of the New York Times? [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 2:00 pm
But for now, even as Washington adjusts to a new political balance, most Americans seem to be taking their time in assessing the new leadership. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 1:48 pm by Cooper Quintin
The hard problems to overcome will be inertia, complacency, politics, incentives, and costs on the part of the hardware companies. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 1:10 pm by Lovechilde
"It may be beneficial politically in the short term for Democrats to gloat over Republicans apparently putting the nation at risk while they have their temper tantrum over immigration, but it might be more productive to take this as an opportunity to consider whether defunding the agency is really such a bad idea. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 12:59 pm by Gene Quinn
That, it turns out, is a political road that is just as difficult now as it ever has been. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 12:43 pm by Lawrence Solum
Several recent political movements, including the Posse Comitatus movement of the 1970s and 1980s and the militia movement of the 1990s, have justified anti-government violence in the name of constitutional devotion. [read post]
2 Mar 2015, 12:27 pm
“I think it’s going to be [decided] pretty transparently for political reasons. [read post]