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2 Sep 2016, 4:00 am by Bob Berring
” Mr. von Spakovsky felt the need to genuflect to the fact that Ms. [read post]
20 Mar 2015, 3:00 pm by Kent Scheidegger
The Ferguson Police Department report came out of the Special Litigation Section, known for its hostility to the police and staffed almost exclusively by graduates of left-wing advocacy groups, as Hans von Spakovsky noted in the National Interest. [read post]
7 Sep 2012, 9:30 pm by Kali Borkoski
We are grateful to the following contributors who will weigh in next week on the cases currently in the pipeline and how the Court should or will rule on the challenges to the VRA: Guy-Uriel Charles  – Duke Law Adam Cox – NYU School of Law and Thomas Miles – University of Chicago Law School Luis Fuentes-Rohwer – Indiana Maurer School of Law Richard Hasen – UC Irvine School of Law and Election Law Blog Heather Gerken – Yale Law School Nathaniel Persily… [read post]
4 Dec 2015, 3:02 am by Walter Olson
Ryan (Campaign Legal Center), Hans von Spakovsky (Heritage Foundation), with Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. [read post]
3 Apr 2012, 4:36 pm by The Federalist Society
Hans von Spakovsky, Senior Legal Fellow and Manager, Civil Justice Reform Initiative of The Heritage Foundation, and former Federal Election Commission Commissioner Mr. [read post]
24 Apr 2012, 4:02 am by Walter Olson
[Loyola, Epstein, Shapiro, American Interest] Maybe the President picked the wrong fight: “Supreme Court’s Ratings Jump Following Health Care Hearings” [Randy Barnett] Heritage on med-mal reform and federalism [Hans von Spakovsky; my take] A case for New Hampshire’s “early offer” med-mal proposal [Robinette, TortsProf] “Ohio’s tort reform has curbed soaring malpractice costs” [Columbus Dispatch editorial] Madison… [read post]
14 Jun 2010, 6:50 am by South Florida Lawyers
If so -- tell me more.In other news, the Federalist Society will be meeting tomorrow at the Four Seasons, hosting former FEC commissioner Hans von Spakovsky.I've been following Spakovsky's legal writings on NRO, which have been strictly doctrinaire, uninspired and exceedingly partisan (here he is recently bashing a career Justice Department appellate attorney for receiving a commendation even though she wound up losing an appeal).But I had no idea of the extent… [read post]
22 Aug 2011, 2:00 pm by Lucas A. Ferrara, Esq.
Panelists Panelists will include: Adam Skaggs - Senior Counsel, Democracy Program, Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law Hans von Spakovsky - Senior Legal Fellow / Manager, Civil Justice Reform Initiative, Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation Agenda 8:00 a.m. - Continental breakfast8:30 a.m. - Research presentation and expert panel discussion Register online, by phone or e-mail: 1. [read post]
26 May 2017, 3:05 am by Walter Olson
Jarrett Dieterle, City Journal] If concept of obstruction of justice is not to do injustice itself, it must be confined to a limited number of well-defined offenses [Tim Lynch, Cato] “Drug recognition experts” deployed at traffic stops have a reliability problem, and that can put innocent people behind bars [11Alive Atlanta, Ed Krayewski] Zero-tolerance THC: Unimpaired driver gets six months for fatal crash she did not cause [Jacob Sullum] New York Senate approves bill to make… [read post]
11 Jan 2016, 5:24 pm by Molly Runkle
Early commentary comes from Ilya Shapiro at Cato Institute, Ian Millhiser at ThinkProgress, Cristian Farias for Huffington Post, Hans von Spakovsky and Elizabeth Slattery at The Daily Signal, Megan McArdle of Bloomberg View, Trevor Burrus for Forbes, Robert Alt for National Review, Lisa Soronen of Knowledge Center for The Council of State Governments, the editorial board of The Washington Post, and Pankaj Sharma for The Guardian. [read post]
20 Jul 2011, 12:21 pm by Justin Levitt
Update: In today’s Washington Times, Hans von Spakovsky makes the same claim Rokita did above — and adds 2010 as additional evidence. 2010 is less facially ridiculous than 2008 … but four data points, two of which don’t pass the laugh test, still fail Statistics 101 as any sort of causal assertion. [read post]
7 Jun 2007, 9:54 pm
The Politico "Crypt" blog offers this report, which includes the entire text of Gerry Hebert's letter to the Senate Rules Committee.... [read post]
19 Dec 2009, 5:02 am
That some think the criticism of the sheriff is undeserved is shown by the Heritage Foundation's Hans A. von Spakovsky, who has posted at the National Review Online's "The Corner" about The Persecution. [read post]
22 Mar 2010, 8:34 am by Ashby Jones
Main Justice quotes Hans A. von Spakovsky, the former Bush administration former counselor to the Civil Rights Division as arguing that the bill “represents an unconstitutional intrusion into the rights of the states. [read post]
18 Dec 2009, 6:10 am
"Congress makes decisions with every appropriations bill on whether or not to give money to specific organizations and institutions," says Hans A. von Spakovsky, a fellow at the conservative Heritage Foundation. [read post]
28 Dec 2011, 6:39 am by Dan Tokaji
  It will also include a forum on voter ID with opposing perspectives from Hans von Spakovsky and Justin Levitt, and book reviews by Sylvia Lazos and Caroline Morris. [read post]
28 Oct 2011, 6:54 am by Marissa Miller
At the National Review Online, Hans A. von Spakovsky discusses recent developments surrounding the case, arguing that Justice Kagan has an “absolute obligation” to recuse herself because of her personal involvement, in her prior role as the Solicitor General, in the amicus brief that the federal government filed in the Fifth Circuit. [read post]
21 Feb 2012, 9:56 am by Suzanne Ito
Murphy, director of the ACLU's Washington Legislative Office, will debate the Heritage Foundation's Hans von Spakovsky on U.S. state voter identification laws, which require a photo ID for voters to be able to vote. [read post]