Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence

Liberals Must Embrace a Bankrupt Judicial Philosophy to Have Any Chance of Winning at the Supreme Court

Oct. 17 2018 6:48 PMMasterpiece Cakeshop ReduxA conservative appeals court is poised to topple the entire framework of civil rights law.
Oct. 17 2018 7:00 AMChristine Blasey Ford’s Memory of Her Assault Isn’t a Case of Mistaken IdentityIt’s a convenient theory that allows us to believe both the accused and the accuser, but it undermines everything we know about mistaken identity in cases of sexual assault.
Oct. 16 2018 4:27 PMHistory Will Judge John Roberts if His Court’s Steady Stream of 5–4 Pro-GOP Decisions Continues
Oct. 16 2018 2:32 PMTrump’s Child Separations Are Becoming Permanent Because the Whole Child Welfare System Is Broken
Oct. 12 2018 7:00 PMDoes Stephen Elliott’s Lawsuit Against Moira Donegan Have a Chance to Succeed?We asked legal experts.
Oct. 12 2018 4:33 PMLiberals Abandoned Civil Legal Aid. Now They Need to Bring It Back.
Oct. 11 2018 4:24 PMDid the U.S. Have a “Duty to Warn” Khashoggi?If U.S. intelligence servers knew what was going to happen to him, they had an obligation to intervene.
Oct. 11 2018 2:35 PMThree Plans for Saving Voters From a Right-Wing Activist Supreme CourtForget court-packing, Canada has a better idea.
Oct. 11 2018 2:35 PMThe Supreme Court Is a Historically Regressive and Presently Expendable Institution
Oct. 10 2018 10:48 AMWhat Might Force Robert Mueller’s Hand Before the Midterms?Exceptions to the DOJ’s 60-day “rule.”
Oct. 5 2018 6:11 PMSusan Collins’ Bad FaithHer pro-Kavanaugh speech on the Senate floor was an insult to Americans’ intelligence.
Oct. 5 2018 3:58 PMInvestigation at Yale Law SchoolAn inquiry into the actions of a prominent professor reveals why it’s so hard to report inappropriate behavior at the top law school in the country.
Oct. 4 2018 6:53 PMHow Liberals Could Declare War on Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme CourtHis confirmation might pave the way for a full-blown constitutional crisis.
Oct. 3 2018 7:45 PMI Was Brett Kavanaugh’s College RoommateHe lied under oath about his drinking and terms in his yearbook.
Oct. 3 2018 6:10 PMRachel Mitchell Crossed a Line No Prosecutor Should Cross With Her Christine Blasey Ford Report
Oct. 17 2018 3:59 PMHas Mohammed bin Salman Made His Last Trip to the United States?How the Torture Victim Protection Act of 1991 could restrict the Saudi prince’s travel.
Oct. 16 2018 6:46 PMThe Heritage Foundation’s New, Secretive Clerkship Boot Camp Is Going to Further Trumpify the Courts
Oct. 16 2018 3:20 PMWhat to Do About Professors Who Refuse to Offer Recommendations to Students Who Want to Study in Israel
Oct. 15 2018 5:28 PMThe Florida Supreme Court Just Stopped Rick Scott From Packing It After His Term EndsNo court packing for you!
Oct. 12 2018 6:37 PMWest Virginia’s Absurd, Dangerous Supreme Court Impeachment CrisisThe case just went to … the West Virginia Supreme Court, where every justice is either disqualified from hearing it or has been suspended without pay.
Oct. 11 2018 6:29 PMThe Gorsuch BriefProgressive advocates used to write briefs designed to appeal to Anthony Kennedy. They’ve now got a new justice in their sights.
Oct. 11 2018 2:35 PMWhy Supreme Court Term Limits Won’t Work and What to Do Instead
Oct. 11 2018 2:35 PMThe Supreme Court Is a Bulwark of Democracy
Oct. 11 2018 2:35 PMShould Progressives Wage War on the Supreme Court?
Oct. 9 2018 5:47 PMBrett Kavanaugh’s First Day on the Bench Was Disturbingly NormalDemocrats hoping for the liberal bloc to disregard or ostracize the new Supreme Court justice will be sorely disappointed.
Oct. 5 2018 4:22 PMWhy the Roberts Court Might Actually Rule for Workers for a Change This Term
Oct. 5 2018 10:22 AMOnly the Seated Supreme Court Justices Can Save Us NowThe Kavanaugh debacle has taken us too far.
Oct. 4 2018 11:20 AMWhy the Big Double Jeopardy Supreme Court Case Isn’t a Threat to the Mueller Probe
Oct. 3 2018 6:10 PMLiberals Courted Neil Gorsuch’s Vote to Strike Down a Terrible Sex Offender LawThey’re playing with fire.
Oct. 2 2018 7:08 PMThe Kavanaugh Hearings Have Demonstrated How Desperately America Needs Restorative JusticeWe’ve retreated too far into our two sides now, but at one point, there was another way.

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