Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers the law and LGBTQ issues.

Outward
Aug. 3 2016 5:11 PMSupreme Court Blocks Ruling Allowing Trans Student to Use Public School Bathroom
The Slatest
Aug. 2 2016 12:15 PMFederal Judge Blocks North Dakota Voter ID Law, Calling Voter Fraud “Virtually Non-Existent”
Jurisprudence
Aug. 1 2016 4:05 PMVoting Rights on the MarchLower courts are emboldened by a 4–4 split and the Supreme Court’s abortion ruling to strike down specious voting laws.
Outward
July 29 2016 12:03 PMHow Khizr Khan Helped Democrats Take Back Religious Liberty
The Slatest
July 20 2016 4:56 PMAppeals Court Rules Texas’ Draconian Voter ID Law Violates the Voting Rights Act
Outward
July 14 2016 1:53 PMWhy Vacuous, Cowardly, Anti-Gay Mike Pence Is a Perfect VP Pick for Trump
Outward
July 12 2016 3:06 PMRepublicans Hold Hearing on Anti-LGBTQ Bill—on the Anniversary of the Orlando Massacre
Outward
July 8 2016 6:15 PMMassachusetts’ Republican Governor Signs Trans Nondiscrimination Bill Into Law
The XX Factor
July 8 2016 10:47 AMRuth Bader Ginsburg Disses Trump, Hints She Wants Clinton to Name Her Successor
Outward
July 1 2016 11:25 AMJudge Hands Sweeping, Stinging Defeat to Mississippi’s Anti-LGBTQ “Religious Liberty” Law
The Breakfast Table
June 27 2016 6:56 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableEntry 20: The future liberal court.
The Slatest
June 27 2016 11:09 AMRuth Bader Ginsburg Slams Texas’ Paternalistic Anti-Abortion Arguments: “Beyond Rational Belief”
The Breakfast Table
June 24 2016 1:14 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableEntry 8: Texit is like Brexit, but for America.
The Slatest
June 23 2016 11:11 AMIn a Tied Vote, the Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Immigration Actions
Jurisprudence
June 20 2016 1:54 PMNazi Roots, EU Violations, and Mass ShootingsMeet the shady gun manufacturer whose rifle killed 49 people in Orlando.
Nightlight
Aug. 3 2016 12:59 PMWhat Was It Like Writing an LGBTQ Picture Book in 1989? What’s It Like Now?
Outward
Aug. 2 2016 11:47 AMFederal Judge Slays Mississippi’s Anti-LGBTQ “Religious Liberty” Law in a Single Paragraph
The Slatest
July 29 2016 2:24 PMAppeals Court Smacks Down North Carolina’s Attempt to Suppress the Black Vote
The Slatest
July 21 2016 5:04 PMJudge Cites Trump, Black Lives Matter in Striking Down Michigan’s Voting Restriction
The Slatest
July 19 2016 5:51 PMFederal Judge Strikes Blow to Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law
Jurisprudence
July 12 2016 3:06 PMRBG Just Risked Her Legacy to Insult TrumpWhy she did it.
Future Tense
July 11 2016 11:30 AMNew Mexico Supreme Court: Courts Can’t Use Skype to Get Around the Constitution
The XX Factor
July 8 2016 1:54 PMJudge Calls Women “Gorilla-Like,” “Buxom”; Keeps His Job While Whistleblower Is Disciplined
The Slatest
July 6 2016 2:20 PMWhy It’s Essential That the DOJ, Not the Baton Rouge Police, Investigate the Alton Sterling Shooting
The Breakfast Table
June 28 2016 2:30 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableEntry 23: One last snarling, tetchy dissent.
The Breakfast Table
June 27 2016 2:00 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableEntry 17: A new justice.
The Slatest
June 27 2016 10:27 AMSupreme Court Reaffirms Constitutional Right to Abortion, Strikes Down Texas Restrictions
The Breakfast Table
June 23 2016 4:42 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableEntry 6: The two Fourth Amendments.
The Slatest
June 23 2016 10:49 AMSupreme Court Affirms Constitutionality of Texas Affirmative Action Program
The Slatest
June 20 2016 11:34 AMRead Sonia Sotomayor’s Atomic Bomb of a Dissent Slamming Racial Profiling and Mass Imprisonment

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