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10 Dec 2023, 9:02 pm by Lauren Stiller Rikleen
Its benefactor and mastermind, Leonard Leo, has been in the cultivation business for decades, seeding the judiciary with appointees and law clerks who have remade jurisprudence in many areas of the law.With the appointment of Republican activist Sandra Day O’Connor by a Republican President, the Federalist Society likely believed that their dream of overturning Roe v. [read post]
5 Dec 2023, 5:16 am by Ellena Erskine
Here’s the Tuesday morning read: Supreme Court split on whether the Sackler family can be sued over opioid crisis (John Fritze, USA Today) One Supreme Court Case Could Mess Up Chunks of the Tax Code (Richard Rubin & Jess Bravin, The Wall Street Journal) Switchblade Ban Stymies Judges Grappling With Right to Bear Arms (Allie Reed, Bloomberg Law) Clarence Thomas’ Benefactors Finally Face the Music (David Janovsky & Sarah Turberville, Slate) Two new Supreme Court cases ask… [read post]
4 Dec 2023, 1:05 pm
The chance to sit with a painting by Hassam, Church, or O’Keefe was well recognized by the original benefactor Percy Sloan, and this university agreed to abide by that condition. [read post]
4 Dec 2023, 9:43 am by Staci Zaretsky
This boutique law firm is willing to pump up associate compensation on a Biglaw scale, but only some associates will be benefactors. [read post]
30 Nov 2023, 6:48 pm by Howard Bashman
” Jess Bravin of The Wall Street Journal reports that “Senate Committee to Subpoena Supreme Court Justices’ Conservative Benefactors; Democrats seek records from billionaire Harlan Crow, ex-Federalist Society head Leonard Leo. [read post]
28 Nov 2023, 7:27 am by Sasha Volokh
[Serial-blogging my recent article in the Notre Dame Law Review] Yesterday, I started serial-blogging my article, The Myth of the Federal Private Nondelegation Doctrine, which has just come out in the Notre Dame Law Review. [read post]
22 Nov 2023, 11:26 am by Melody McDonald Lanier
This can also include fulfilling the child’s needs or desires and making the child feel indebted or special.Filling a Needed Role: The abuser might position themselves as a mentor, benefactor, or protector, especially in situations where the child lacks these figures in their life.Desensitization to Touch and Sexual Topics: Gradually introducing sexual content or physical contact in a way that seems normal or accidental, reducing the child’s inhibitions and normalizing… [read post]
21 Nov 2023, 4:23 am by Beatrice Yahia
  RUSSIA-UKRAINE DEVELOPMENTS Russia’s ambassador to the US Anatoly Antonov claimed yesterday that the recent U.S. military aid package to Ukraine is “nothing more than a calming pill prepared for President Vladimir Zelenskyy by overseas benefactors. [read post]
17 Nov 2023, 4:00 am by jonathanturley
For his critics, Cohen has made lying a virtual art form — supported by an ever-changing array of powerful benefactors. [read post]
13 Nov 2023, 11:22 am by Associated Press
The Supreme Court is adopting its first code of ethics, in the face of sustained criticism over undisclosed trips and gifts from wealthy benefactors to some justices. [read post]
10 Nov 2023, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
The Senate Judiciary Committee plans to vote to subpoena two wealthy benefactors, along with a judicial activist who helped shape the court’s conservative supermajority. [read post]
9 Nov 2023, 7:50 am by Howard Bashman
Emily Birnbaum of Bloomberg News reports that “Supreme Court Patrons Risk Subpoenas in Democrats’ Ethics Probe; Senators are going after benefactors of Justices Thomas, Alito; Unusual tactic comes after justices rebuff oversight efforts. [read post]
3 Nov 2023, 4:00 am by Jim Sedor
The Judiciary Committee leaders will vote to authorize subpoenas for information from billionaire Harlan Crow, a close friend and benefactor of Justice Clarence Thomas, and from Leonard Leo, the conservative judicial activist. [read post]
2 Nov 2023, 7:29 am by The Nonprofit Blogger Named Below
Wealthy benefactors giving play money [to them] to museums, opera houses and even universities and their football teams. [read post]
1 Nov 2023, 4:00 am by Jim Sedor
Tate Reeves’ Top Political Donors Received $1.4 Billion in State Contracts from His Agencies” by Julia James, Geoff Pender, Bobby Harrison, Taylor Vance, and Adam Ganucheau for Mississippi Today Ethics Alabama: “Alabama Legislators Study Past Ethics Proposals Ahead of Planned Revision Bill” by Ralph Chapoco for Alabama Reflector California: “Facing Strong Opposition, Bill Gore Withdraws from Consideration for San Diego Ethics Board” by… [read post]
31 Oct 2023, 5:53 am by Ellena Erskine
Here’s the Tuesday morning read: Cars Seized by Police Get Supreme Court Scrutiny in Civil Forfeiture Case (Adam Liptak, The New York Times) The Supreme Court takes up social media cases similar to one about Donald Trump’s Twitter feed (Mark Sherman, The Associated Press) Democrats plan to subpoena wealthy benefactors of Supreme Court justices (Ann E. [read post]
30 Oct 2023, 7:00 pm by Howard Bashman
“Democrats plan to subpoena wealthy benefactors of Supreme Court justices”: Ann E. [read post]
25 Oct 2023, 12:42 pm by Howard Bashman
Loan Was Forgiven, Senate Inquiry Finds; The justice failed to repay much, perhaps all, of the $267,230 loan; His benefactor wiped the slate clean, with ethical and potential tax consequences” appeared first on How Appealing. [read post]
13 Sep 2023, 10:54 am by Matthew L.M. Fletcher
On one side, you had a former United States Supreme Court justice; on the other, you had a wealthy political benefactor/beneficiary — imagine if a case called Stephen Breyer v. [read post]
13 Sep 2023, 6:00 am by Tad Lipsky
Mellon was a highly successful financier; one of the world’s first venture-capital investors (financing hundreds of enterprises); a leading philanthropist (original and main benefactor of the National Gallery of Art); and secretary of the U.S. [read post]