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8 Nov 2019, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
National/Federal A Conspiracy of Hunches: Roger Stone trial set to start this week San Francisco Chronicle – Devlin Barrett, Spencer Hsu, and Manuel Roig-Franzia (Washington Post) | Published: 11/4/2019 Roger Stone is on trial in federal court, where prosecutors plan to dive back into an episode of political chicanery, alleged lies, and conspiratorial texts that parallels the nascent impeachment inquiry into his longtime friend President Trump. [read post]
7 Nov 2019, 12:56 pm by Howard Bashman
“These lawyers battle corporate America — and keep its secrets; Plaintiff attorneys portray themselves as champions of court transparency for the broader public good, but in many big product liability cases, their interests perpetuate a system that keeps potentially life-saving information hidden”: Jaimi Dowdell and Benjamin Lesser of Reuters have this report. [read post]
16 Oct 2019, 12:31 pm by Daniel Shaviro
There are well-known studies by the likes of Martin Gilens, Larry Bartels, Benjamin Page, etc., suggesting that the policy views of the 99% have startlingly little influence on actual policy choices in Washington.However, there is a different reason why the paper’s line of argument might be politically efficacious. [read post]
3 Oct 2019, 1:47 pm by Michel Paradis
If the president is due to face a reelection battle in less than a year, why bother with impeachment? [read post]
22 Sep 2019, 8:12 am by Ira Meislik
PrintWe just looked at a court decision about a lease renewal notice and can’t make up our mind what we think about the result or about the wisdom of the issue having been litigated in the first place. [read post]
20 Sep 2019, 8:00 am by Ronald Collins
Question: As noted in the book, the title comes from a 1787 quote from Benjamin Franklin. [read post]
4 Sep 2019, 5:41 am by Caroline Shaw
Unsurprisingly, one finds sustained conversation about the defamation of individuals in the battle for a freer press. [read post]
26 Aug 2019, 11:35 am by Jacob Schulz
Hilary Hurd explained the latest developments unfolding in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the protracted battle between two House committees and Donald Trump over the president’s financial records. [read post]
24 Aug 2019, 6:19 am by Vishnu Kannan
Hadley Baker shared the House Ways and Means Committee’s court filing in support of a motion for summary judgment in the ongoing battle for the release of Trump’s tax returns. [read post]
It is not a complete surprise that the week of Robert Mueller’s testimony before the House of Representatives would devolve into a pitched battle over election security. [read post]
27 Jun 2019, 8:30 am by Michael Herz
Michael Herz is the Arthur Kaplan Professor of Law at Benjamin N. [read post]
19 Jun 2019, 7:37 am by Kristian Soltes
In 2015, Benjamin Lawsky, New York’s then-superintendent of financial institutions, referred to the U.S. as having a “disco-era payments system. [read post]
2 Jun 2019, 11:27 pm by Chuck Cosson
  “Tools,” in contrast, prompts an understanding that there are no inherent limits on their behavior other than those imposed by their designers and their users.[14] The issues concern not just “cyberwarfare,” but also “information warfare” – a battle for dominance, or at least security and stability, among ideas and information. [read post]
22 May 2019, 6:29 am
Strangelove," and the context was distinctly political:But for a last-minute change of Kubrick’s heart, the moment of reckoning was to be preceded with a riotous battle with pastries from the War Room buffet table. [read post]
11 May 2019, 5:36 am by Mikhaila Fogel
A battle continued between the legislative and executive branches, with the White House issuing a “protective assertion” of executive privilege over the unredacted Mueller report and underlying evidence. [read post]
27 Apr 2019, 1:01 am by rhapsodyinbooks
Grant died on July 23, 1885, after losing his final battle, this time against cancer. [read post]
27 Apr 2019, 1:01 am by rhapsodyinbooks
Grant died on July 23, 1885, after losing his final battle, this time against cancer. [read post]
22 Apr 2019, 7:47 am by Joe Hodnicki
Attention also centered on the political standoff that resulted from President Barack Obama’s attempt to replace Scalia with Judge Merrick Garland, a battle that ended with the Senate refusing to vote on the nominee. [read post]