Archive for ‘Supreme Court’

Supreme Court kickoff: Trump agenda, union dues, Kennedy speculation | Fox News

0 Commentsby   |  10.01.17  |  Supreme Court

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Circuit Court Nominees In The Trump Administration: A Nationwide Round-Up | Above the Law

by   |  05.04.17  |  Supreme Court

Names, names, and more names, for federal judgeships around the country. More »

As Law Prof, Gorsuch Banned Laptops, Garnered Respect

by   |  02.05.17  |  Supreme Court

I like him already… More »

A look at the reported top contenders for the Supreme Court – The Washington Post

by   |  01.29.17  |  Supreme Court

Judge Thomas Hardiman

A look at Neil Gorsuch, Thomas Hardiman and William Pryor, the federal appeals court judges who are seen as the leading candidates to be President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court. Each was appointed to the appellate bench by President George W. Bush, appeared on Trump’s list of 21 possible choices that he made public during the campaign and has met with Trump to discuss the vacancy that arose when Justice Antonin Scalia died nearly a year ago. Trump plans to announce the nominee on Thursday. More »

Justice Thomas poses questions, stuns Supreme Court crowd

by   |  02.29.16  |  Free Speech, Supreme Court

scotusJustice Clarence Thomas broke 10 years of silence and provoked audible gasps at the Supreme Court on Monday when he posed questions from the bench during an oral argument.

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Is it ‘content-based’ for a speech restriction to distinguish ‘political’ signs, ‘ideological’ signs and event announcement signs? – The Washington Post

by   |  01.10.15  |  Free Speech, Supreme Court

This is a great discussion of the meaning of content-based, which requires a compelling government interest narrowly tailored to meet that end. More »

The Justices, the freedom of speech, and ideology – The Washington Post

by   |  10.13.14  |  Free Speech, Supreme Court

This is a good read – not just because of the substantive response to the problems with the underlying study. It also reference a number of cases we have covered or will cover. More »

The greatness of Justice Hugo Black

by   |  04.16.14  |  Supreme Court

The greatness of Justice Hugo Black. More »

Supreme Court secretly recorded on camera – CNN.com

by   |  02.27.14  |  Supreme Court

First video of the Supreme Court. More »

High court to hear Susan B. Anthony List case | TheHill

by   |  01.12.14  |  Supreme Court, political speech

This is another example of the challenge of regulating political speech, and it’s the latest First Amendment case accepted by the court. More »