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9 Jan 2020, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
Some commentators have floated that idea that it would be permissible and advisable for the Senate sitting in the matter of President Trump’s impeachment to adopt a rule of private (that is, unreported to the public) voting on the question of whether the President ought to be convicted of the articles of impeachment adopted by the House. [read post]
11 Dec 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar
In Parts One and Two of this series, we introduced an important pending federal court challenge to Mississippi’s gubernatorial election regime, situated the dispute in constitutional context, and examined various procedural aspects of the case. [read post]
1 Dec 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
As we explained in a column a few weeks ago, Part One in a series, an important federal lawsuit challenging Mississippi’s scheme for electing governors is wending its way through the federal courts. [read post]
3 Oct 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar
Jason: Vik, as you know, last month three Virginia couples sued their state in federal court challenging a law requiring them to identify and report their race on the state’s marriage license application form. [read post]
19 May 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
From the Right and from the Left, legislatures are considering—and in many cases enacting—laws that have no meaningful chance of surviving judicial challenge under the U.S. [read post]
7 Mar 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar
In our two previous columns on the recent lawsuit by a Texas-based nonprofit organization—Faculty, Alumni, and Students Opposed to Racial Preferences (FASORP)—against Harvard Law Review (HLR) for its use of race and gender in selecting its members and authors for publication, we explored challenges the plaintiff faces in establishing standing to sue in federal court, the relationship of Title VI and IX (the statutory provisions the plaintiff has invoked) to the constitutional… [read post]
21 Feb 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
In our last column, we explored some threshold justiciability issues (focusing on the plaintiff’s standing to sue in federal court) in the recent federal lawsuit by a Texas-based nonprofit organization—Faculty, Alumni, and Students Opposed to Racial Preferences (FASORP)—against Harvard Law Review (HLR), challenging HLR’s use of race and gender in selecting members and also in selecting authors for publication. [read post]
7 Feb 2019, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
For many law students, membership in and service on an academic journal is a highlight of the law school experience. [read post]
31 Oct 2018, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
This three-part series looks at intriguing constitutional questions raised by California’s statutory enactment of SB 826, which requires publicly held corporations with principal executive offices located in California to have a prescribed number of women on their boards of directors. [read post]
26 Oct 2018, 11:53 am by Jason Mazzone
  * * *Scholars interested in presenting a paper at the conference should first e-mail a title and summary of the proposed paper along with a CV to Professor Jason Mazzone at mazzonej[@]illinois.edu. [read post]
18 Oct 2018, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
Two weeks ago, in Part One of this series, we began to analyze some of the intriguing constitutional questions raised by California’s enactment of SB 826, a statute that requires publicly held corporations with principal executive offices in California to have a prescribed number of women on their boards of directors. [read post]
9 Oct 2018, 1:38 pm by Tracy Thomas
Vikram Amar & Jason Mazzone, Is California's Mandate That Public Companies Include Women on their Boards of Directors Constitutional? [read post]
9 Oct 2018, 1:38 pm by Tracy Thomas
Vikram Amar & Jason Mazzone, Is California's Mandate That Public Companies Include Women on their Boards of Directors Constitutional? [read post]
4 Oct 2018, 9:01 pm by Vikram David Amar and Jason Mazzone
Earlier this week, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 826, a landmark measure that requires each publicly held corporation whose principal executive offices are located in California to have, by the end of 2019, at least one woman on its board of directors. [read post]
5 Jun 2018, 4:24 am by Joe Hodnicki
Here’s the abstract for Jason Mazzone’s Subprecedents (May 22, 2018): Everyone had heard of super-precedents: cases that have very strong precedential value and so are thought immune to overruling. [read post]
2 Jun 2018, 9:50 am by Lawrence Solum
Jason Mazzone (University of Illinois College of Law) has posted Subprecedents on SSRN. [read post]
29 May 2018, 4:22 am by Lawrence Solum
Jason Mazzone (University of Illinois College of Law) has posted Subprecedents on SSRN. [read post]
9 May 2018, 4:43 am by Joe Hodnicki
Here’s the abstract for Jason Mazzone’s The Bill of Rights in the Early State Courts, 92 Minnesota Law Review 1 (2007): The Bill of Rights originated as a constraint only on the federal government. [read post]
18 Apr 2018, 10:15 am by Lawrence Solum
  Thanks to Kurt Lash at Richmond and Jason Mazzone at the University of Illinois for organizing this event. [read post]