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1 Jan 2012, 12:11 pm by Rick Hasen
Eugene Volokh predicts the Court will hear the case and reverse, and Calvin Massey predicts a summary reversal.  [read post]
24 Nov 2011, 9:51 am
[Note: in this opening post on the recent Georgia cases, I begin with the case involving the Presbyterian Church (Timberridge), because it is the pivot on which the Court's decision in the Christ Church Savannah case turns. [read post]
27 Sep 2011, 3:30 am by propertyprof
Calvin Massey, author of the forthcoming casebook Property: Principles, Problems, and Cases, has accepted an offer from the University of New Hampshire to become the first Daniel Webster Distinguished Professor of Law. [read post]
26 Sep 2011, 6:59 am by Alfred Brophy
My friend -- and blogger here at the faculty lounge -- Calvin Massey has just been named the inaugural Daniel Webster distinguished professor of law at the University of New Hampshire's law school.   [read post]
3 Jul 2011, 10:09 am by Jonathan H. Adler
His argument boils down to a claim that since debt repudiation is off the table, so is all political gamesmanship over how and when debts get paid.Gerard Magliocca adds an interesting wrinkle, noting the Public Debts Clause could be read to preclude Congressional default as well, though Calvin Massey does not believe the clause grants the President unlimited authority to borrow money.   [read post]
12 Apr 2011, 2:28 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
Yet as Calvin Massey notes, the Tribune story suggests a less noble explanation for the policy, and it may leave some kids hungry.Any school that bans homemade lunches also puts more money in the pockets of the district’s food provider, Chartwells-Thompson. [read post]
7 Apr 2011, 10:46 am by Steve Bainbridge
Calvin Massey (UC-Hastings) argues that "Brad Smith's political views have no relevance to his ability to be a Dean," and another commenter agrees: Are Brad Smith's political views relevant to his ability to be Dean? [read post]
5 Apr 2011, 6:28 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Calvin Massey concurs, in part: The assumption that any tax credit, deduction, differential rate, or exclusion from income is an expenditure does in fact rest on the obnoxious principle that the fruits of all gainful activity belong to the government, and it is a matter of legislative grace whether any citizen is left with any part of his or her efforts.  [read post]
20 Feb 2011, 9:56 am by propertyprof
Professor Calvin Massey opines that collective bargaining by public employee unions should be illegal. [read post]
18 Feb 2011, 12:29 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
Hamburger suggests.I would also like to point readers to this formulation offered by Professor Calvin Massey at The Faculty Lounge:in some circumstances the dispensing power might amount to an impermissible delegation of legislative power.  [read post]
18 Feb 2011, 12:06 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
This all just makes me a bit less willing to give unions the benefit of the doubt.UPDATE: Calvin Massey says “Public Sector Unions Should Not Exist.”UPDATE: It seems the American people aren’t big fans of public sector unions either. [read post]
21 Jan 2011, 2:14 pm
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (right), in a just-published interview with California-Hastings Law Professor Calvin Massey, about which we also posted here. (2008 photo credit) Scalia spoke in explanation of the scope of questions that he deems easily decided by his originalist approach to constitutional interpretation. [read post]
13 Jan 2011, 1:56 pm by Kent Scheidegger
This month's California Lawyer has an interview with Justice Scalia by UC Hastings law professor Calvin Massey.  [read post]
6 Jan 2011, 7:17 am
By Mike Dorf Justice Scalia's recently published interview with Calvin Massey for the California Lawyer has been getting considerable attention because in it he says that the Fourteenth Amendment was not originally understood to forbid discrimination on the basis of sex or sexual orientation. [read post]
7 Oct 2010, 5:01 am by Howard Wasserman
Calvin Massey (who says he learned long ago not to predict case outcomes) nevertheless predicts a 6-3 Court (Kennedy for the Court; Ginsburg dissenting for herself, Sotomayor, and Kagan) will remand for a new trial under a standard that permits liability if: the victim is a private person, the speech invades the victim's reasonable expectation of tranquility at a moment of vulnerability, and the speech (taken as a whole and considered from the vantage point of a reasonably… [read post]
17 Sep 2010, 10:58 pm by The Recorder
Prompted by Hastings constitutional law professor Calvin Massey, Scalia weighed in on a range of issues, including affirmative action, Bush v. [read post]
28 Jan 2010, 10:57 am by Howard Wasserman
., Calvin Massey, Randy Barnett, Ann Althouse; from the right, e.g., Eric Muller, Jack Balkin (who adds a historical perspective), and Norman Williams' comments here. [read post]
28 Jan 2010, 8:36 am by Eric Muller
Calvin Massey says that the President was showing "puerile anger" last night in criticizing the Citizens United decision in the presence of six of the nine Justices. [read post]