Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence
Feb. 2 2017 2:50 PMIs Trump Defying the Court Order Staying His Immigrant Travel Ban?Can the administration dodge the courts by making the State Department revoke travelers’ visas instead? An immigration lawyer explains.
Feb. 1 2017 7:58 PMTrump Versus EveryoneA comprehensive guide to the lawsuits against the president’s executive order.
Feb. 1 2017 11:26 AMThe Great DivideWill the Neil Gorsuch pick exacerbate or help heal America’s deep divisions?
Jan. 31 2017 10:59 PMTrump’s Supreme Court Reality Show Was Not a DistractionIt was a capstone to a yearlong campaign to degrade the law and the Constitution.
Jan. 31 2017 6:51 PMHubris, Distrust, DisorderWhy the Trump administration keeps screwing up.
Jan. 31 2017 10:37 AMTrump’s Racist Voter-Fraud VigilantesThe group Trump is counting on to “analyze” his voter fraud claims has been trying to disenfranchise black voters for years.
Jan. 30 2017 10:18 PM“We Can’t Discuss That”At Dulles Airport, Trump’s Customs and Border Protection officers are accountable to no one.
Jan. 30 2017 4:55 PMClear ViolationAll the many ways Trump’s Muslim ban goes against the Constitution.
Jan. 29 2017 4:03 PMIt’s UnconstitutionalTrump’s executive order is an unlawful attack on Muslims that must be struck down in its entirety.
Jan. 29 2017 10:53 AMThe Judicial Branch Grabs BackFour female judges were the heroes of the fight against Trump’s executive order.
Jan. 25 2017 7:34 PMThe One SCOTUS Nominee Democrats Should Stop at Any CostWilliam Pryor has no place on the Supreme Court.
Jan. 25 2017 2:27 PMDonald Trump’s Vote Fraud Investigation Will Finish What the GOP StartedThe president’s bogus claims will give Republicans the cover they need to ramp up voter suppression nationwide.
Jan. 25 2017 11:31 AMTrump’s Voting Investigation Is a Great IdeaAs long as it looks like this.
Jan. 23 2017 5:23 PMIs Texas About to Execute an Innocent Man?Terry Edwards’ murder conviction is irrevocably flawed.
Jan. 18 2017 12:51 PMHow Trump Will Reshape the Supreme CourtRead what Slate’s Amicus podcast asked one of Justice Scalia’s former law clerks about Trump’s shortlist.
Feb. 2 2017 4:22 AMThere’s a Simple Step North Carolina’s New Governor Could Take to Strengthen Voting RightsBut he’d better move fast.
Feb. 1 2017 6:46 PMThe Democrats Can’t Block GorsuchHere are three things they can do.
Jan. 31 2017 11:40 PMNeil Gorsuch Is Nothing Like Donald TrumpHe’s principled, dexterous, and eloquent.
Jan. 31 2017 10:14 PMNeil Gorsuch Is Not a VillainDonald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee is a rock-ribbed conservative who’s difficult to oppose on jurisprudential grounds.
Jan. 31 2017 2:07 PMSeat MerrickTrump’s nominee shouldn’t get a hearing until Merrick Garland is seated.
Jan. 31 2017 10:12 AMFederalist CourtHow the Federalist Society became the de facto selector of Republican Supreme Court justices.
Jan. 30 2017 9:28 PMCrisis ModeWhat happens if Donald Trump refuses a federal court order.
Jan. 30 2017 4:35 PMCongress Must ActIt’s time for the legislative branch to stand up to Trump’s Muslim ban.
Jan. 29 2017 2:24 PMThe Travelers Trapped in Horrific Limbo by Trump’s Immigration OrderJudicial stays couldn’t protect everyone detained at U.S. airports.
Jan. 28 2017 10:58 PMThe Lawyers Showed UpAnd because we still live in a country where the law matters, they won.
Jan. 25 2017 6:43 PMDonald Trump Declares War on MuslimsThe president’s executive orders reveal his intent to fulfill his horrifying campaign promises.
Jan. 25 2017 1:57 PMCan Noncitizens Sue Government Officials for Constitutional Violations?Read what Slate’s Amicus podcast had to say about Ziglar v. Abbasi.
Jan. 24 2017 12:32 PMSee You in Court, Mr. PresidentThe emoluments lawsuit against Donald Trump is an audacious gamble.
Jan. 20 2017 3:51 PMTrump Lays Down His LawIn a terrifying speech, the new president made clear that freedom and justice are not his concern.
Jan. 13 2017 7:00 PMBuyer BewareDonald Trump’s high-profile apparent merger meetings are a major cause for alarm.

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