Constitutional Law

Constitutional Law

ABA urges 11th Circuit to reconsider ban on gun-safety counseling by physicians

Constitutional Law

Can cop have 0INK as his vanity plate? Top state court mulls First Amendment case

Government Law

6th Circuit nixes stay for clerk appealing federal court order requiring her to perform marriages

Constitutional Law

9th Circuit says lack of staff doesn’t justify 5-point shackling of inmates in federal court

Constitutional Law

Death penalty in Mississippi temporarily frozen, due to federal judge’s ruling

U.S. Supreme Court

ABA asks Supreme Court to curtail expansion of forfeiture laws

Government Law

Gun rights advocates sue Seattle over tax on sale of firearms and ammunition

Constitutional Law

Do selfies violate laws protecting privacy in the voting booth?

Government Law

Federal judge nixes city’s copyright suit over government meeting footage in critic’s YouTube videos

First Amendment

Student suspended for posting rap song loses appeal; court sees blurred lines in Internet age

Civil Rights

Justice Department expands civil rights law with ‘statements of interest’ in local suits

Executive Branch

House suit against Obama gets a boost from Supreme Court decision on standing

Criminal Justice

Anonymous ‘cyberbullying’ by prosecutors deprived cops of fair trial, 5th Circuit says

Constitutional Law

Advocacy group sues Denver over courthouse leafletting arrests

Internet Law

Dissenter blasts Posner’s Internet research in inmate’s suit over acid reflux treatment

Privacy Law

Prosecutors drop case after federal judge rules laptop seized at border can’t be searched

Law in Popular Culture

Wrong man arrested on ‘troubling’ reality TV show has no civil rights case, 7th Circuit rules

Constitutional Law

Mayor vows aggressive approach to restrict topless women in Times Square; is it constitutional?

Constitutional Law

Does Constitution allow ban on birthright citizenship?

Constitutional Law

7th Circuit says court erred by upholding prison’s refusal to allow inmate and former guard to marry