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26 Feb 2016, 9:00 am by Dan Ernst
  It is a review essay of Bruce Ackerman’s Civil Rights Revolution (2014) and Jed Handelsman Shugerman’s People's Courts (2012): In the course of reviewing Jed Shugerman's The People's Courts: Pursuing Judicial Independence in America and Bruce Ackerman's The Civil Rights Revolution, we argue for a reassessment of the way that scholars think about popular constitutionalism. [read post]
18 Feb 2016, 10:30 pm by Jeff Richardson
Security expert Bruce Schneier writes an article in the Washington Post explaining why Apple's position on FBI-OS is correct. [read post]
19 Jan 2016, 12:30 pm by David Bernstein
Meanwhile, liberal Yale Law School professors Bruce Ackerman and Jack Balkin, among others, have excoriated the Obama administration for ignoring and thus undermining the Office of Legal Counsel, one of the few independent internal checks on the exercise of unconstitutional authority by the president. [read post]
8 Jan 2016, 8:35 am by David Gans
University of Texas on behalf of some of the nation’s leading constitutional law scholars, including Professors Bruce Ackerman, Jack Balkin, Burt Neuborne, James Ryan, Eric Schnapper, and Adam Winkler, as bad, revisionist history. [read post]
3 Nov 2015, 10:00 am by Dan Ernst
”Our brief, filed on behalf of [the Constitutional Accountability Center] and six of the nation’s most prominent constitutional scholars—Bruce Ackerman, Jack Balkin, Burt Neuborne, James Ryan, Eric Schnapper, and Adam Winkler—demonstrates that the text and history of the Fourteenth Amendment permit the government to take race into account in certain circumstances in order to ensure equality of opportunity for all persons regardless of race. [read post]
3 Nov 2015, 8:47 am by David Gans
  Our brief, filed on behalf of CAC and six of the nation’s most prominent constitutional scholars—Bruce Ackerman, Jack Balkin, Burt Neuborne, James Ryan, Eric Schnapper, and Adam Winkler—demonstrates that the text and history of the Fourteenth Amendment permit the government to take race into account in certain circumstances in order to ensure equality of opportunity for all persons regardless of race. [read post]
4 Oct 2015, 7:29 am by Stephen Griffin
  It’s a path of course well explored by Bruce Ackerman along with other scholars including yours truly.By contrast, originalists tend to take the problem of informal constitutional change so seriously that they wind up condemning all significant developments outside Article V as illegitimate. [read post]
15 Sep 2015, 11:31 am by Elina Saxena, Cody M. Poplin
The Kremlin is unwilling to back down from its escalation in Syria. [read post]
11 Sep 2015, 5:04 am by Simon Lester
Law profs Bruce Ackerman and David Golove suggest here that it would be "lawless" for a future U.S. [read post]
9 Sep 2015, 11:34 am by Elina Saxena, Cody M. Poplin
”  Spencer Ackerman of the Guardian writes that the recent strike highlights the legacy left by the Obama Administration’s approach to counterterrorism. [read post]
17 Aug 2015, 11:22 am by Stephen Griffin
I’ll punt for now on addressing the points Jack just made – in particular, I am saving reflection on the interpretation/construction distinction for the end of these posts.With respect to what historians can contribute to debates over the new originalism and living constitutionalism, one has the sense that in recent work by legal scholars, barriers are being put up to productive interdisciplinary exchange. [read post]
14 Aug 2015, 11:24 am by Quinta Jurecic , Staley Smith
Bruce Riedel announced that al Qaeda’s leader, Ayman al Z [read post]
10 Aug 2015, 2:11 pm by WOLFGANG DEMINO
Dallas Court of Appeals addresses complex issues in appeal from summary judgment in suit by tort clients who sued their lawyers for barratry     CARL "STACEY" NEESE, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND OF L.N., C.N., L.N., AND C.N., JAMES NEESE, DAVID NEESE, JENNIFER HUGHES, MITZI RENFROE, AND IRL HOOPER, Appellants, v. [read post]
7 Aug 2015, 3:04 pm by Sandy Levinson
  Bruce Ackerman has emphasized the importance of shifting from formal treaties to "executive agreements" as mechanisms of foreign policy, though, of course, as with NAFTA or the perhaps forthcoming trade agreement, there's still a necessity for congressional approval, albeit fast-tracked. [read post]
6 Aug 2015, 8:35 am by Sandy Levinson
There should be no doubt that the current debate over the Iran deal is a genuine "constitutional moment," whether or not it conforms with Bruce Ackerman's rules of recognition for such. [read post]
28 Jul 2015, 9:43 am
The aim of this paper is to examine “the people” as it has been conceptualized in the work of three major theorists of the popular turn — Bruce Ackerman, Akhil Amar, and Larry Kramer. [read post]
23 Jul 2015, 6:30 am by Dan Ernst
But as their critics have pointed out, the key concept at the center of the popular turn has gone largely unexamined.The aim of this paper is to examine “the people” as it has been conceptualized in the work of three major theorists of the popular turn — Bruce Ackerman, Akhil Amar, and Larry Kramer. [read post]