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Erwin Chemerinsky

Erwin Chemerinsky


Erwin Chemerinsky is dean of the University of California at Berkeley School of Law. He is an expert in constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and civil liberties, and appellate litigation. His books include The Case Against the Supreme Court (Viking, 2014) and We the People: A Progressive Reading of the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century (Picador, 2018).

Recent Articles

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS term reveals deeply divided justices frustrated with one another
Jul 3, 2024, 08:44 am CDT

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS rulings on election districting likely to affect who’s going to Congress in 2025
May 30, 2024, 09:54 am CDT

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS winds up term with rulings expected on major cases about government power, accountability
May 1, 2024, 12:08 pm CDT

Chemerinsky: Will SCOTUS consider it cruel and unusual punishment to prosecute homeless people for sleeping in public?
Apr 15, 2024, 09:00 am CDT

Chemerinsky: How not to decide Trump’s Colorado ballot case
Feb 21, 2024, 08:17 am CST

Chemerinsky: Supreme Court will hear some of its biggest cases of the term this month
Feb 1, 2024, 08:51 am CST

Chemerinsky: Expect another momentous year at the Supreme Court
Jan 4, 2024, 10:49 am CST

Chemerinsky: A year of significant developments at the Supreme Court
Dec 19, 2023, 11:08 am CST

Chemerinsky: ‘Sleeper’ case before the Supreme Court could have major implications for administrative law
Nov 29, 2023, 08:07 am CST

Chemerinsky: Supreme Court once again will consider the scope of gun rights
Nov 1, 2023, 01:44 pm CDT

Chemerinsky: Big cases in administrative law, gun rights and social media are scheduled for October term
Sep 27, 2023, 10:21 am CDT

Chemerinsky: These recent Supreme Court decisions have sparked a wave of litigation
Aug 30, 2023, 08:17 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Supreme Court rulings on labor and employment law leave many unanswered questions
Aug 1, 2023, 03:00 pm CDT

Chemerinsky: Supreme Court once again moves the law significantly to the right
Jul 13, 2023, 01:45 pm CDT

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS ruling on Indian Child Welfare Act is win for Native Americans, but key issues remain unresolved
Jul 5, 2023, 11:08 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Social media and internet companies likely face more free speech challenges at the Supreme Court
Jun 6, 2023, 08:57 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Expect momentous decisions from the Supreme Court as term ends
Apr 27, 2023, 08:51 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Oral arguments conclude with important free speech, civil rights cases
Apr 4, 2023, 08:39 am CDT

Chemerinsky: Student loan relief cases will have lasting effects whatever Supreme Court decides
Mar 1, 2023, 08:42 am CST

Chemerinsky: When can state governments sue the United States?
Feb 1, 2023, 11:49 am CST

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