Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

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

The Slatest
March 22 2017 5:10 PMAl Franken Says the GOP Is Gaslighting Democrats on Garland and Gorsuch
The Slatest
March 21 2017 4:09 PMWatch Sen. Whitehouse Grill Gorsuch About Dark Money, Corporate Power, and Citizens United
The XX Factor
March 20 2017 3:07 PMWhy Gorsuch’s Alleged Sexist Classroom Comments Are So Troubling—and Revealing
The Slatest
March 17 2017 4:31 PMAppeals Court: Officer Who Shot and Killed Innocent Man in His Own Home Cannot Be Sued
The Slatest
March 16 2017 12:47 PMOne of America’s Most Conservative Judges Just Denounced Trump’s Judge-Bashing
Jurisprudence
March 15 2017 4:14 PMDon’t Dreamers Have Rights?Immigration officials argue they can deport DACA recipients for no particular reason. They’re wrong.
The Slatest
March 13 2017 4:05 PMNew Hampshire GOP Pushes Voter Intimidation Bill That Would Send Cops to Registrants’ Homes
Outward
March 10 2017 6:47 PM11th Circuit Rules Title VII Does Not Prohibit Anti-Gay Discrimination in Deeply Confused Opinion
Outward
March 9 2017 6:08 PMWyoming Supreme Court Disciplines Judge Who Refused to Perform Same-Sex Marriages
Jurisprudence
March 9 2017 12:14 PMDonald Trump and the Chamber of SecretsThe president’s solicitor general nominee Noel Francisco thinks executive privilege should shield pretty much everything. Uh-oh.
The Slatest
March 7 2017 12:55 PMGeorgia Republicans Pass Racial Gerrymander to Kick Black Voters Out of GOP Districts
The Slatest
March 6 2017 2:49 PMRead Anthony Kennedy’s Stirring Denunciation of Racially Biased Juries
Outward
March 6 2017 11:09 AMSupreme Court Punts on Transgender Rights Case in Light of Trump Administration Reversal
The Slatest
March 3 2017 2:36 PMFlorida Supreme Court Rules the Second Amendment Doesn’t Protect Open Carry
Jurisprudence
Feb. 28 2017 6:25 PMCan Good Judges Stop Jeff Sessions?The Department of Justice used to be on the right side in voting rights cases. Now it’s up to the federal bench to stop discrimination.
Outward
March 22 2017 1:49 PMNico Hines, the Daily Beast’s Olympics Grindr Journalist, Is Back. Can the Internet Forgive Him?
Jurisprudence
March 21 2017 2:19 PMCan Neil Gorsuch Answer a Question?On Day 2 of his Supreme Court confirmation hearings, it remains unclear.
The Slatest
March 18 2017 3:06 PMCourt Blocks Most of North Carolina GOP’s Legislative Coup, Including Election-Board Power Grab
Outward
March 16 2017 5:17 PMSpecial Snowflake Samuel Alito Is Very Worried Anti-Gay Activists Will Be Called Mean Names
Jurisprudence
March 16 2017 12:27 PMGroundhog Day in Travel TownOnce again, federal judges used Trump’s own words to knock down the administration’s travel ban.
Outward
March 14 2017 1:59 PMProfessional Victim Pat McCrory Has Slid Into Paranoia and Delusions of Grandeur
Outward
March 13 2017 12:31 PMSouth Dakota Allows State-Funded Adoption Agencies to Turn Away Same-Sex Couples
The Slatest
March 10 2017 1:35 PMAppeals Court: Homeless Man Has No Right to Sue Cop Who Let Police Dog Maul Him
Outward
March 9 2017 1:33 PMThe Bathroom Predator Myth Just Defeated Transgender Rights in New Hampshire
Jurisprudence
March 8 2017 1:24 PMBad for Undocumented Immigrants, a Gift to Domestic AbusersAn interview with the Denver city attorney on the consequences of the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown.
The Slatest
March 6 2017 3:27 PMIn Fundraising Pitch, Trump Says His Not-a-Muslim-Ban Will Fight “Radical Islamic Terrorism”
The Slatest
March 6 2017 1:31 PMDoes Trump’s New Travel Ban Fix the First One’s Constitutional Flaws? Maybe Not.
Outward
March 3 2017 4:07 PMThe NAACP Legal Defense Fund’s Transgender Rights Brief Is a Trenchant History Lesson
Jurisprudence
March 1 2017 4:06 PMIs Same-Sex Marriage Safe?The Texas Supreme Court takes on the first major effort to roll back marriage equality in the age of Trump.
Outward
Feb. 24 2017 7:08 PMSupreme Court Reprimands Anti-LGBTQ Groups for Misgendering Trans Student Gavin Grimm

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