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23 May 2014, 7:51 am by Richard Painter
The Pennsylvania Governor’s statement on his decision not to appeal the same sex marriage ruling is here: The Governor clearly has his eyes on the upcoming election and public opinion against government taking sides on an issue that is... [read post]
29 Mar 2018, 11:26 am by Christopher Anderson
The Wisconsin Court of Appeals [official website] on Wednesday denied [opinion, PDF] Governor Scott Walker's [official website] attempt to delay special elections for two vacant seats in the state's legislature [official website]. [read post]
23 Feb 2007, 12:13 pm
Responding to a request for a legal opinion from the commissioner of the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education, Attorney General Patrick C. [read post]
16 Nov 2021, 7:00 pm by Immigration Prof
He's already got some opinions about immigration: You can also check out the video below (jump to 4:26-6:31) (discussing Governor Abbot's approach... [read post]
13 Jan 2014, 1:48 pm by Sutherland LNG
In an opinion piece in the Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Governor Parnell urged support for state participation in the Alaska LNG Project, which would involve construction of a pipeline to access North Slope gas supplies and an interconnection to a proposed LNG export terminal on the south central coast of Alaska. [read post]
16 Mar 2010, 9:50 am by Bill Raftery
” Although the governor alone could have asked for a Supreme Court advisory opinion, both chambers of the state’s legislature added their request through HJR 1011 on February 10. [read post]
5 Dec 2008, 10:25 am
I suppose it's possible, but what if the Governor were armed with an opinion from the State Attorney General saying that while the Governor must choose a name from the list, he can request a new list? [read post]
13 Sep 2011, 2:36 pm by Robert Thomas (
The Governor refused the Star-Advertiser's multiple requests, notwithstanding the Office of Information Practices’ opinion that the list must be disclosed because any justification for withholding "would end once a nominee is confirmed by the Senate. [read post]
22 Sep 2009, 8:54 am
The New York Court of Appeals (New York's highest court) has ruled today by a vote of 4-3 that Governor Paterson's appointment of a lieutenant governor is constitutional, opinion available here. [read post]
18 Feb 2011, 7:11 am by Gritsforbreakfast
" From what I'm reading in these opinions (though, of course, IANAL), I'd agree with Ruckman the Governor quite arguably retains his pardon power as long as Mr. [read post]
15 May 2007, 11:20 pm
On Tuesday, Maryland's Governor Martin O'Malley signed Executive Order 01.01.2007.09 creating a Code of Fair Employment Practices. [read post]
17 May 2016, 1:34 pm by Mike Inman
The Virginia Attorney General can issue opinions concerning statutory interpretation if requested to do so by an array of government officials from the Governor to a member of the Senate or House of Delegates to a local sheriff. [read post]
29 Dec 2011, 2:59 pm by Jerry Votava
[JURIST] Puerto Rican Governor Luis Fortuno (R) [official website, in Spanish], a supporter of statehood, signed legislation establishing a two-part referendum [press release, in Spanish] on Wednesday that would allow Puerto Ricans to voice their opinions regarding Puerto Rico's political status and connection to the US. [read post]
23 Feb 2015, 2:06 pm by Sutherland LNG
Alaska Governor Bill Walker wrote an opinion piece last week expressing support for expanding the size of the proposed state-owned Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline to access North Slope gas supplies as a backup in case the pipeline and LNG export terminal proposed by Alaska LNG are not built. [read post]
15 Oct 2021, 2:43 pm
In a recent opinion, the South Carolina Supreme Court unanimously agreed with the lower court’s dismissal of a lawsuit brought by four individuals to challenge Governor Henry McMaster’s decision to end federal unemployment programs early. [read post]
23 Aug 2011, 6:55 pm by Robert Thomas (
The Governor has refused the Star-Advertiser's multiple requests, notwithstanding the Office of Information Practices’ opinion that the list must be disclosed because any justification for withholding "would end once a nominee is confirmed by the Senate. [read post]
12 May 2011, 7:57 am by Sean Shaw
Since we know that Governor Scott does not use email, phone calls and faxes are the best way to express your opinions on this pending legislation. [read post]
2 May 2016, 6:54 pm by Theodore Harvatin
Last month, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez announced an initiative that will put volunteer monitors in courtrooms to police DUIs and report findings on social media to indicate whether these monitors, with no or minimal legal training, believe, in their lay opinion, that offenders were let off too easily. [read post]
23 Jul 2016, 1:24 pm by Ram Eachambadi
In a 4-3 ruling on Friday, the Virginia Supreme Court [official website] held [opinion, PDF] that Governor Terry McAuliffe's [official website] executive order [order, PDF] granting a blanket restoration of the state's felon voting rights is unconstitutional. [read post]