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27 Apr 2009, 12:12 pm
Dellinger says that when Johnsen was in the office with him - the office motto was "Dawn Johnsen is always right. [read post]
27 Apr 2009, 11:04 am
Last Friday, Marc Ambinder had a post indicating that Dawn Johnsen's nomination to head the Office of Legal Counsel may be in trouble:"Vote counters believe that she is several votes... [read post]
19 Apr 2009, 8:09 pm
  As I suggested recently, maintaining these practices as flexible policy preferences may be one motivation behind Republican opposition to Harold Koh as Legal Advisor to the Department of State, and Dawn Johnsen as head of OLC. [read post]
17 Apr 2009, 2:31 pm
  The Republican-led stand against Harold Koh and Dawn Johnsen as the new lawyers who will reshape the legal environment can be understood to be about supporting the prior Administration's views on interrogation. [read post]
14 Apr 2009, 7:04 am
Former OLC head Douglas Kmiec argues in the Legal Times that Senate Republicans should not obstruct the confirmation of Dawn Johnsen to be head of the Office of Legal Counsel... [read post]
12 Apr 2009, 10:04 am
The same sorts of questions are asked of executive branch nominees, so we might ask Elena Kagan and Dawn Johnsen whether they had help filling out their questionnaires.3) Whether or not nominees receive assistance from underlings in filling out their questionnaires, they will undoubtedly fill them out in a way that is designed to make themselves look good, which for confirmation purposes means: public-spirited, moderate, and bland. [read post]
10 Apr 2009, 10:52 am
The blogosphere is buzzing with the Harold Koh and Dawn Johnsen nominations. [read post]
8 Apr 2009, 1:37 pm by Tom Parker
Right-wing Republicans have reportedly been mobilizing to block the appointment of two prominent lawyers to advisory positions in the Obama administration: Indiana University constitutional law Professor Dawn Johnsen and the Dean of the Yale Law School Harold Koh. [read post]
7 Apr 2009, 12:44 pm
But first, the Dawn Johnsen case. [read post]
7 Apr 2009, 4:23 am
Senate Republicans are threatening to filibuster the appointments of Dawn Johnsen as OLC chief and Harold Koh as State Department legal counsel if President Obama releases three OLC memos from the Bush administration that likely contain additional details and legal... [read post]
7 Apr 2009, 1:27 am
As far as I can tell, nothing has been done by either the Office of Legal Counsel or by the Attorney General that is inconsistent with the principles that Dawn Johnsen and others developed to guide the Office's actions (with the possible exception, on which the facts are unclear to me, of the timing of the formal release of the OLC opinion -- see Principle Six, which refers to timeliness). [read post]
6 Apr 2009, 12:53 am
A reliable Justice Department source advises me that Senate Republicans are planning to "go nuclear" over the nominations of Dawn Johnsen as chief of the Office of Legal Counsel in the Department of Justice and Yale Law School Dean Harold Koh as State Department legal counsel if the torture documents are made public. [read post]
2 Apr 2009, 8:57 am
Rev. 480 (1990), has been cited for the proposition that the brief that Dawn Johnsen wrote in Webster v. [read post]
24 Mar 2009, 3:02 am
President Barack Obama's nomination (prior post) of Dawn Johnsen (left) to become the Assistant Attorney General in charge of the Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. [read post]
20 Mar 2009, 8:25 am
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted yesterday 11-7 on the nomination of Dawn Johnsen, Indiana... [read post]
20 Mar 2009, 7:13 am
Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary committee voted 11-7 on the nomination of Dawn E. [read post]
20 Mar 2009, 1:19 am
Senate Fight Likely as Nominee for Office of Legal Counsel Moves Forward Legal Times The Senate Judiciary Committee voted along party lines Thursday to endorse Dawn Johnsen to lead the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel, sending her nomination to the full Senate for what is expected to be a contentious debate. [read post]
25 Feb 2009, 5:48 pm
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing today to consider President Obama's nomination of Dawn Johnsen to serve as Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel. [read post]
22 Feb 2009, 9:02 pm
Dawn Johnsen, who has been nominated to head the Office of Legal Counsel in the Department of Justice and appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee for confirmation hearings Wednesday, hopes to... [read post]
24 Jan 2009, 6:34 am
By elevating folks like Dawn Johnsen and Marty Lederman in Justice, Obama has marginalized the Taylor-like thinking on Bush-Cheneyism. [read post]