10 May 2007, 12:42 pm
David Lat breaks the story of an appalling Department of Justice document production screwup in the DOJ-attorney-firing scandal that was only a scandal because the DOJ failed to forthrightly say "Yes, we made political firings, because these are political positions... [read post]
"Lead Yourself First: An Interview With Judge Raymond M. Kethledge; Enjoy these insights and career advice from a prominent judge (and possible Supreme Court justice)."
19 Sep 2017, 3:22 pm
15 Nov 2006, 8:16 am
I'm disappointed to see that someone forwarded this to David Lat, and that he chose to publish it. [read post]
12 Sep 2016, 5:22 pm
" David Lat had this post last Friday at "Above the Law," along with a post titled "The Dan Markel Case: The Probable Cause Affidavit For Charlie Adelson. [read post]
5 Mar 2007, 4:48 pm
David Lat offers an example of the type of activity that I'm describing... [read post]
“Texas photo ID law stands despite challenges since Supreme Court ruling weakened Voting Rights Act”
14 Apr 2016, 7:52 am
David Savage for the LAT: Seemingly untouched by numerous legal defeats, the voter ID law serves as an example of how difficult it can be to halt potentially discriminatory voting rules in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s 2013 decision … Continue reading → [read post]
"Lawyerly Lairs: Justice Neil Gorsuch's House, On The Market For $1.7 Million; This house is handsome and conservative -- just like its owner, Justice Neil 'Silver Fox' Gorsuch."
29 Jun 2017, 9:02 pm
12 Sep 2016, 7:31 am
Important David Savage story in the LAT: ’s no secret that partisan state legislators, once in power, frequently try to alter voting laws to give their party an advantage. [read post]
"Benchslap Of The Day: Sometimes Less Is More, Counselor; Protip: try not to raise 29 issues on appeal."
19 Jul 2017, 3:18 pm
24 Aug 2007, 4:28 pm
When David Lat of Above the Law received a copy of Nixon Peabody's theme song, "Everyone's a Winner," he did what any snarky, clever "legal tabloid" blogger would have done: He posted it. [read post]
13 Sep 2012, 4:25 pm
David Lat reports: Over the summer, the submissions team for the Harvard Law School Human Rights Journal created a Google Group for themselves. [read post]
"Circuit Court Nominees In The Trump Administration: The Latest News And Rumor (Part 2); These highly qualified women and men should be swiftly confirmed to the federal bench."
27 Jul 2017, 6:30 am
16 Nov 2012, 5:34 pm
David Lat has entertaining excerpts. [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
31 May 2013, 12:51 pm
As for yours truly, David Lat observes: Of the names... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
29 Aug 2007, 2:23 pm
David Lat, er, profiles the marketing efforts of attorney and reggae musician Peter "P'Ta Mon" John, who calls himself "The Thugs [sic] Lawyer," and has a toll-free number with the five-letter combo "NOT ME. [read post]
5 Mar 2008, 12:12 pm
And that's what Above the Law's David Lat has done. [read post]
"Fast Times At 40 Foley: Second Circuit Drama In Zarda v. Altitude Express; This history-making case generated a slew of interesting, funny, and even snarky opinions."
1 Mar 2018, 6:56 pm
"The Backstory Behind Judge Richard Posner's Retirement; Judge Posner had some very specific reasons for his surprise retirement from the bench"
7 Sep 2017, 7:33 pm
"The Backstory Behind Judge Richard Posner's Retirement; Judge Posner had some very specific reasons for his surprise retirement from the bench": David Lat has this post at "Above the Law. [read post]
11 Nov 2016, 10:43 am
Following up on this post, David Lat of Above the Law has obtained this statement from the Court: Justice Kennedy is in the process of hiring clerks for 2017. [read post]
24 Apr 2013, 10:53 am
David Lat from ATL: Should we be troubled by high professor pay? [read post]