Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence

Did Alabama Just Violate Federal Voting Law?

Assessing the state’s “inactive” voter scheme.

Dec. 13 2017 3:11 PMHe Made Us All Victims and AccomplicesFor 20 years, I’ve felt it was too early to speak up about Judge Alex Kozinski. Now I fear it’s too late.
Dec. 12 2017 11:03 AMWhy Conservatives Should Embrace Robert MuellerThe perils of scuttling one of the most important counterintelligence investigations of our time.
Dec. 8 2017 1:41 PMFrom Masquerade Laws to Bathroom BillsThe ugly legal history behind the opposition to California’s new trans rights bill.
Dec. 7 2017 3:01 PMDubious Don Jr.The many reasons to be skeptical of Donald Trump Jr.’s attorney-client privilege claim.
Dec. 6 2017 5:30 PMThe Cake Is Just the BeginningJustice Gorsuch’s radical First Amendment theory could sabotage civil rights law.
Dec. 5 2017 6:17 PMSorry, New York TimesProsecuting Trump cronies under the Logan Act would be a terrible own goal for Robert Mueller.
Dec. 4 2017 5:11 PMWe’ve Already Litigated ThisA cake maker has as much right to discriminate against gay customers as a BBQ shop has a right to discriminate against black ones: None.
Dec. 4 2017 7:15 AMA Poll Tax in New HampshireState Republicans’ insidious new scheme to disenfranchise college students.
Dec. 1 2017 5:53 PMRobert Mueller Has a PlanHow the special counsel’s deal with Michael Flynn neutralizes Trump’s pardon power.
Nov. 29 2017 9:03 AMThe Reliable JusticeAnthony Kennedy’s equal rights rulings prior to Cakeshop should have been easy to predict.
Nov. 28 2017 5:45 PMThe Urgent Reality of Online ExtremismHow the New York Times let a Facebook fascist off the hook.
Nov. 27 2017 5:11 PMA Legal Fight Donald Trump Should WinThe president is in the right in the battle over who should lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Nov. 27 2017 2:55 PMVote Suppressors UnleashedA district judge might be handing Donald Trump a chance to supercharge voter suppression.
Nov. 21 2017 3:22 PMNice Merger You Got There. Shame if Something Happened to It.Is the Trump administration’s newfound zeal for antitrust just a thinly veiled attack on CNN—and the First Amendment?
Nov. 17 2017 9:07 AMThe Kremlin Defense FundRussian money might have gone to Trump’s legal fees.
Dec. 13 2017 10:14 AMOn the Supreme Court’s Delicious Cake CaseAn Amicus podcast transcript.
Dec. 8 2017 7:39 PMHow Much Does Michael Flynn Know?And what is he telling Robert Mueller?
Dec. 7 2017 5:45 PMJanus-FacedThe Trump administration declares war on public sector unions.
Dec. 6 2017 8:28 PMThe New Travel Ban Is an Abomination. Why Have We Stopped Caring?
Dec. 5 2017 6:51 PMThe Trump Court-Packing Plan Is Based on a FictionThere is no judicial workload crisis.
Dec. 5 2017 6:30 AMWrongly Imprisoned for Killing His Infant Daughter, a Father Could Go Free This WeekThe science on shaken baby syndrome, it turns out, was not actually sound and should not have been used for putting this father behind bars.
Dec. 4 2017 4:56 PMOf Course the President Can Obstruct JusticeTrump very well might have.
Dec. 1 2017 6:21 PMIs It Too Late for Robert Mueller to Save Us?It might not be enough for the special counsel to hand us a smoking gun and an indictment.
Nov. 30 2017 2:52 PMNeil Gorsuch’s Independent StreakAt arguments in Carpenter v. United States, the conservative justice used originalist principles to defend 21st-century digital privacy.
Nov. 28 2017 7:00 PMWhat the Lawyer Who Led the Effort to Flood the Airports During Travel Ban 1.0 Is Doing NowAn Amicus podcast transcript.
Nov. 28 2017 12:41 PMFrosted FloodgatesA Supreme Court ruling in favor of Masterpiece Cakeshop would destroy discrimination law.
Nov. 27 2017 4:25 PMNecessary Surveillance“Fixes” to FISA could severely harm FBI national security investigations.
Nov. 22 2017 3:07 PMJudges Over PrinciplesThe never-Trump legal movement has morphed into a push to pack the courts with Trump-selected judges.
Nov. 17 2017 6:23 PMAnother Obstruction AngleWas Trump intentionally trying to block the investigation into Flynn’s Turkey ties?
Nov. 16 2017 10:35 AMWhen Public Records Aren’t Made PublicThe troubling trend of judges keeping police body camera footage hidden.

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