A good overview of this attempt is presented on the SCOTUSblog here.
January 17, 2014
January 10, 2014
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December 18, 2013
Read a fascinating post on this from the Law Librarians of Congress here.
November 27, 2013
The Law Library of Congress blog has a nice introduction to canon law. Read it here.
November 14, 2013
Judge Chin granted summary judgment to Google finding fair use. If you are not familiar with the Google Books case you can read background on it here.
Washington Post article about ruling.
You can read the full-text of the opinion here: 2013-11-14 Opinion – Google (Federal District Court – SDNY)
An Alabama man lost his four-year battle to keep his wife buried in his front yard. Read about it here.
November 6, 2013
The In Custodia Legis blog recently had a guest post by Rob Sukol, Deputy Law Revision Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives on the downloadable USC. Read it here. You can download individual titles or the whole code from their downloads page.
November 1, 2013
When prosecutors in Williamson County tried to ban a defense attorney from referring to them as “the government” in court, defense attorney Drew Justice had a demand of his own:
From now on, call me “Captain Justice.”
A war of words broke out in an attempted aggravated burglary case in Williamson County Circuit Court between prosecutors and Justice, who is defending one of two people in the case.
Full story at USA Today
October 31, 2013
Read a nice article which pieces together comments by Paul Clement on his most recent Supreme Court appearances. Read it here.
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