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30 Mar 2024, 7:05 pm by Steven Calabresi
Both the law professors' letter and Professor Cass Sunstein's op-ed tried to argue that perjury about a person' private sex life fell in a different category from perjury about the execution of a President's political duties, which would be a disqualifying offense for a President to engage in. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 2:05 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
To be sure, the court's traditionalism has played a role in many decisions that have been popular with political conservatives, such as the Dobbs ruling in 2022 that overturned Roe v. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 10:28 am by Tom Smith
There is simply no way it’s “protected speech” for the feds to use intermediaries to silence anyone who disagrees with them on internet forums where the majority of the nation’s political organizing and information dissemination occurs. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 10:15 am
"So... there's a lot of low-quality left-wing politics screwing up the left-wing art, but the real problem is the way that nourishes the genuinely bad people, the right-wingers. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 9:01 am by Paul Caron
Legal Education: The Atlantic, The War At Stanford LawProfBlawg, What Do Law Professor Campaign Contributions Say About Their Politics? [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 6:15 am by Lawrence Solum
It will also be extremely useful to those in related disciplines such as politics, sociology, history and political economy. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 6:00 am by Lawrence Solum
The resulting disarray is explicitly acknowledged by the very judges that formulate these standards of review—and those acknowledgments are evenly spread across the political map: Justice Sotomayor described constitutional standards of review as “perplexing;” Delaware’s Chancellor McCormick proclaimed that “the struggle is real” in response to a development in corporate standards of review; and Justice Scalia attested that constitutional law’s tiers… [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 5:14 am by Guest Author
First, judicial enforcement actions (that is, enforcement actions brought in Article III courts) against individual firms or pockets of firms, even if they are pricey or politically salient, are not transformative in the MQD sense because they inherently require case-by-case adjudication. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 4:27 am by SHG
” As for parlaying scholarly credibility for the cause, the legal academy is replete with charlatans who use their chairs to push absurd and frivolous legal theories and positions in furtherance of their politics and ideological outcomes. [read post]
30 Mar 2024, 1:01 am by rhapsodyinbooks
Grant thought the occasion momentous enough to merit special notice: A measure which makes at once 4,000,000 people voters who were heretofore declared by the highest tribunal in the land not citizens of the United States, nor eligible to become so (with the assertion that ‘at the time of the Declaration of Independence the opinion was fixed and universal in the civilized portion of the white race, regarded as an axiom in morals as well as in politics, that black men had no rights… [read post]
29 Mar 2024, 9:05 pm by Korinne Dunn
Baker argues that the functionalist approach to nonmarriage—under which courts determine that couples should be treated as married based on their conduct—threatens to reinforce politically dominant views as to what constitutes family. [read post]
29 Mar 2024, 7:28 pm
The alignment of the spheres of politics, law, and economic activity--subsumed within the overarching principles of international human rights--requires a refocus of the enterprise of business and human rights as a legal-policy matter from the State duty to protect human rights to the corporate responsibility to respect human rights. [read post]
29 Mar 2024, 6:04 pm by Mark Ashton
” And while most of us have had some great returns in recent years on both portfolio income and home value increases, the core strength of the past, social security, is starting to look like a political “loose ball” in a highly partisan and deconstructive political atmosphere. [read post]
In 2021, a group of prosecutors and other officials from across the political spectrum filed an amicus brief in support of Mason. [read post]
Under the proposed law, presidential candidates can appear on the state ballot if their political party “has obtained ballot access in no fewer than 20 states or territories for the office of presidential elector. [read post]
Commenting on the decision, Kim said that “[t]oday’s decision is a victory for a fairer, more democratic politics in New Jersey” and that “fixing this unfair ballot system is a massive step forward towards perfecting our democracy. [read post]
29 Mar 2024, 2:02 pm by Ilya Somin
In that case, the Court ruled that forgiving $430 billion in student debt qualifies as an issue of "vast" economic and political significance. [read post]
29 Mar 2024, 1:10 pm by Eugene Volokh
It cannot be illegal per se for governments to push the political views of public officials, even if they spend resources to do so. [read post]