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Obama v. Arizona

Obama v. Arizona

The administration will have a tough time making its case against Arizona's immigration law.

2:00 AM, Jul 9, 2010

The Senate has a Choice, Not an Echo

The Senate has a Choice, Not an Echo

"Deference" has no place in "advice and consent."

9:50 AM, Jul 2, 2010

No Habeas Relief for Bagram Air Force Base Detainees

No Habeas Relief for Bagram Air Force Base Detainees

The court rules that Boumediene doesn't cover Bagram.

9:35 AM, May 28, 2010

Circuit Breaker

Circuit Breaker

A seat on “the second highest court in the land” nearly became a consolation prize.

1:42 PM, May 26, 2010

Questionable Legal Analysis from the Times

Questionable Legal Analysis from the Times

Keep the little old lady out of it.

8:12 AM, Mar 30, 2010

The Times Perpetuates a Myth

The Times Perpetuates a Myth

Letting the little old lady free.

7:47 AM, Mar 30, 2010

McDonald v. City of Chicago

McDonald v. City of Chicago

The Second Amendment and the privileges or immunities clause.

5:30 PM, Mar 4, 2010

"Prejudging" the Past?

1:46 PM, Jul 14, 2009

Wilkinson and Posner, Dissenting

Two conservative judges challenge Justice Scalia.

Dec 15, 2008, Vol. 14, No. 13

Fire When Ready

The Constitution doesn't limit the president's authority to fire SEC commissioners.

3:15 PM, Sep 19, 2008

Primary Evidence

10:51 AM, Mar 13, 2008

Misjudging McCain

He was right about the nuclear option.

11:00 PM, Jan 17, 2008

0-for-2

Linda Greenhouse gets both Rehnquist and Roberts wrong.

12:00 AM, Apr 18, 2007

Specter v. Gonzales

Senator Specter still misunderstands habeas corpus.

11:00 PM, Jan 24, 2007

The Constitution, Writ or Wrong

The habeas corpus debate illustrates a dangerous trend in legal ignorance.

12:00 AM, Oct 5, 2006

Fair Weather Friend of the Court

Senator Specter passes the buck to the courts on one of the major issues of the day.

12:00 AM, Jul 31, 2006

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