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Election Law

Political groups ready their legal teams in preparation for contentious midterm elections

U.S. Supreme Court

Ginsburg reveals a mistake in her voter ID dissent; corrected opinion is posted

Constitutional Law

Judge upholds gay-marriage ban, says contrary rulings rely on ‘ingenuity and imagination’

U.S. Supreme Court

May a felon sell rather than give up his guns? SCOTUS accepts case

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Obama picks favorite SCOTUS decision of his tenure, sees downside to becoming a justice

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Law allowing cops to inspect hotel guest registries without judge’s OK gets Supreme Court review

Law in Popular Culture

Scalia is a bulldog, literally, in SCOTUS re-enactment (See the video)

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In 5 AM order, SCOTUS allows Texas voter ID law to take effect; holdup apparently due to dissent

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SCOTUS partly stays Texas abortion law that closed all but eight abortion clinics in the state

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Scalia, Thomas and Ginsburg dissent from cert denial in sentencing case

Constitutional Law

Same-sex marriage allowed in Idaho after SCOTUS and 9th Circuit lift stays

Election Law

7th Circuit won’t rehear voter ID case; Posner dissent cites ‘goofy, if not paranoid’ fraud evidence

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Two state voter ID laws are blocked, one by SCOTUS and the other by a federal judge

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Is chief justice a possible vote for gay-marriage rights?

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Supreme Court reinstates another election law challenged for impact on black voters

Appellate Practice

Using adverbs recklessly can hurt your appeal and vex the courts

U.S. Supreme Court

Gallup poll shows little change in evenly divided approval ratings for the Supreme Court

Constitutional Law

Does cop’s mistake of law justify traffic stop that led to drug arrest? SCOTUS hears arguments

Election Law

7th Circuit upholds voter ID in opinion that is ‘vintage Judge Easterbrook’: what will SCOTUS do?

U.S. Supreme Court

Missing pages and website difficulties delayed SCOTUS news on gay-marriage cert denials