Barry Friedman

Barry Friedman is the Jacob D. Fuchsberg professor of law at New York University School of Law and the author of The Will of the People.

Jurisprudence
Nov. 10 2014 6:45 PMObamacare Is Doomed! Everybody Panic!Not so fast, progressives. It’s far from a sure thing that the Supreme Court will destroy the Affordable Care Act.
Jurisprudence
July 17 2013 1:31 PMWhat’s Left (Part 3)Reader suggestions on the progressive agenda.
Jurisprudence
July 1 2013 11:32 AMWhat’s Left?Have progressives abandoned every cause save gay marriage?
Jurisprudence
July 2 2012 6:40 PMWas John Roberts Being Political?At the high court, law and politics come together. It’s the politicization of the court that should make us worried.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 14 2011 4:53 PMNot your Gingrich’s Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court rediscovers federalism just in time for 2012 election.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 25 2010 2:09 PMSpeeding LocomotiveDid the Roberts Court misjudge the public mood on campaign finance reform?
Jurisprudence
Dec. 18 2013 2:26 PMJudge Leon’s NSA #SlatepitchThe wacky idea that giving away your data creates a greater expectation of privacy.
Politics
July 3 2013 11:06 AMWhat’s Left? (Part 2)Our progressive—and popular—wish list.
Jurisprudence
June 5 2013 10:53 AMThe Supreme Court Fails the Fourth Amendment TestWhat all the justices don’t understand about police investigations.
Jurisprudence
April 24 2012 2:56 PMJustice by the NumbersWhen it comes to deciding the future of Obamacare, the Supreme Court should ignore public opinion.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 4 2010 6:41 AMWatch as We Make This Law DisappearHow the Roberts Court disguises its conservatism.
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Political Gabfest
Dec. 18 2014 9:03 AM We Were Doing It Wrong: The Very First Political Gabfest Watch Emily, John, and David review their inaugural Gabfest from 2005.