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2 Apr 2019, 5:40 am by Irina Manta
Given my scholarship on lies on online dating apps and sexual fraud, I took notice when Tinder announced on March 29 that it was introducing a height verification tool so that individuals could no longer fudge their height. [read post]
22 Mar 2019, 10:26 am by Irina Manta
Italy's recent legal changes go beyond denaturalizing for pre-naturalization activity and set a dangerous precedent.Italy has suffered a horrific crime, in which a school bus driver allegedly kidnapped a bus containing 51 children and subsequently lit it on fire during a police stand-off. [read post]
3 Mar 2019, 10:35 am by Irina Manta
Due Process Concerns AboundA number of lawsuits have challenged (largely Muslim) individuals' inclusion on the governmental no-fly list and other watchlists. [read post]
26 Feb 2019, 7:53 pm by Irina Manta
Why Hoda Muthana Can't Be Kept Out of the United StatesHoda Muthana was born in 1994 in Hackensack, New Jersey. [read post]
25 Feb 2019, 3:03 am by Walter Olson
In real life meanwhile big-ticket libel suits are used to silence conservatives [Competitive Enterprise Institute press release (leading media orgs including RCFP, SPJ, ASNE support rehearing of D.C. court ruling favorable toward Michael Mann defamation action), NR editors, Jack Fowler] “The media’s Covington coverage was appalling, but Nick Sandman’s libel lawsuit is not the answer” [Robby Soave, Irina Manta] Another part of the forest: Justice Clarence… [read post]
20 Feb 2019, 6:54 am by Irina Manta
As multiple sources report, Nick Sandmann--the Kentucky student known as the "MAGA hat teen" whose recent confrontation with Native American activist Nathan Phillips on the National Mall made headlines--is suing the Washington Post for its coverage of the event, to the tune of $250 million. [read post]
14 Feb 2019, 3:34 pm by Irina Manta
Guyora Binder and Luis Chiesa break it down, and some quibbles.Following up on my post about the case of Michelle Carter who texted her boyfriend to kill himself, my colleague Brenner Fissell pointed me to to a new article by Guyora Binder and Luis Chiesa that deals with the issue of encouragement of suicide. [read post]
13 Feb 2019, 5:30 am by Irina Manta
The Michelle Carter case and the complex relationship between causation and mental health.The news came down this month that the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has affirmed the involuntary manslaughter conviction of Michelle Carter, the woman who at age 17 in 2014 encouraged her 18-year-old boyfriend Conrad Roy III to commit suicide. [read post]
11 Feb 2019, 7:35 pm by Irina Manta
Clarifications and regrets.Neomi Rao sent a letter today to the U.S. [read post]
11 Feb 2019, 2:18 pm by Irina Manta
The time for and framing of PSAs.Following up on my recent post about the confirmation process of Neomi Rao, I wanted to respond more generally to the point that Ted Cruz and various conservative commentators raised about what could possibly be wrong with telling women not to drink (or not to drink too much) to remain safe. [read post]
10 Feb 2019, 2:30 pm by David Lat
* Irina Manta, a recent addition to the roster of Volokh Conspirators, assesses some of the attacks leveled against D.C. [read post]
9 Feb 2019, 9:43 am by Irina Manta
Why college writings are complicated but the perfect solution fallacy is worse.The legal world has been abuzz with the nomination of Neomi Rao, and my coblogger Jonathan Adler has detailed her accomplished background here. [read post]
3 Feb 2019, 2:39 pm by Eugene Volokh
I'm delighted to report that Irina Manta, Professor of Law and Associate Dean at Hofstra Law School, is joining our blog. [read post]
25 Sep 2018, 9:20 am by Adam Steinman
Robin reviews Irina Manta’s recent article, Tinder Lies, which is forthcoming in the Wake Forest Law Review. [read post]