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14 Apr 2015, 5:33 pm by Yishai Schwartz
Both Earnest and Senator Barbara Boxer have touted their success in in removing a “terrorism certification” provision from the bill as a substantive victory that materially alters the bill. [read post]
6 Apr 2015, 11:33 am by Jennifer Williams
Among the potential reforms are proposals to alter the judicial selection process (currently dominated by the Israeli Bar Association and active Supreme Court members), to allow a parliamentary override of judicial review, and to make legislative changes to the Supreme Court’s doctrine of universal standing. [read post]
27 Mar 2015, 10:00 am by Guest Blogger
As I have argued elsewhere, [3] IP laws are deliberate government interventions in the market to try to shape how people participate in that market, encouraging new creation by rewarding it with above-market returns and discouraging imitation by imposing damages or even barring it altogether.Once we understand IP laws as government social policies that seek to alter market outcomes, we can start to think of those laws as part of a broader tapestry of government rules that affect… [read post]
25 Mar 2015, 11:15 am by June Casey
” Matthew Olsen, former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center “Benjamin Wittes and Gabriella Blum provide a compelling and sobering argument that the rapid advancement and proliferation of new technologies—from cyber to biotech to robotics—have fundamentally altered our security. [read post]
25 Mar 2015, 10:29 am by Sebastian Brady
However, the President maintained that this shift does not alter his plan to only have 1,000 troops in the country when he leaves office in 2017. [read post]
18 Mar 2015, 11:38 am by Sebastian Brady
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party scored a decisive victory in yesterday’s Israeli election, setting the stage for him to serve a third consecutive—and fourth overall—term as prime minister. [read post]
6 Mar 2015, 10:47 am by Sebastian Brady
Despite these massive sums, the Journal says, the sanctions have not yet visibly altered President Putin’s calculus. [read post]
4 Feb 2015, 10:35 am by Sebastian Brady
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may be speaking to a less than full house when he addresses the U.S. [read post]
29 Jan 2015, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar
The elected Arizona legislature (acting as a body) brought suit, arguing the so-called Elections Clause of Article I of the Constitution (Article I, section 4)—which provides that “[t]he [districts for] Representatives . . . shall be prescribed in each State by the Legislature thereof; but the Congress may at any time by Law make or alter such Regulations”—protects elected state legislatures from state laws that take congressional districting out of their hands. [read post]
22 Jan 2015, 11:10 am by Sebastian Brady
The instability of Yemen has already altered the Obama administration’s Guantanamo policy. [read post]
12 Nov 2014, 9:01 pm by Marci A. Hamilton
With blogs, a proliferation of media outlets, social media, and websites established to address specific problems in particular communities, the balance of power between the powerful and the vulnerable has been altered for the better and hopefully permanently. [read post]
12 Nov 2014, 7:59 am
  By our lights, that heeding presumption should not alter requirements 1 and 2 above. [read post]
11 Nov 2014, 10:18 am
  A sculpture of Benjamin Franklin inside the building of the United States Government Printing Office (GPO). [read post]
25 Oct 2014, 4:10 am by Jon Gelman
Photo Credit:  ©2014 Jon L Gelman, All rights reservedEvery year,  the time change swing mandated by Congress alters the clock we follow. [read post]