The U.S. Supreme Court has stepped in and blocked theFifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that had shuttered all but eight of Texas' abortion clinics. On October 2, the federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a ruling allowing state officials to immediately begin enforcing the second part o ... More >>
The Anita Hill doc doesn’t bother making a case.
Insofar as a member of the federal judiciary has a "rock star" it is almost certainly Justice Antonin Scalia. Scalia is feted at Federalist Society gatherings and he enjoys giving speeches at law schools and to civic organizations across the country. He is beloved by conservatives for his acid pen ... More >>
The feds see no evil as a belligerent strongman seeks control of America's food supply.
Objection, your honorSome judges are as well-known for their literary prowess as they are for monumental civil and criminal rulings."There is no surer way to misread any document than to read it literally," Appellate Judge Learned Hand wrote in a 1944 ruling. In 1927, Supreme Court Justice L ... More >>
Janet Napolitanos sorry service in Arizona makes her a terrible choice for Homeland Security secretary.
Ronald Green's the only black Democrat left on the city ballot. Or is he?
TV managed to suck and blow in 2000, but still, we watched...and watched
With The Swan, Stages' new director achieves liftoff
Meet Smilin' Steve Mansfield, who washed up on the Court of Criminal Appeals
Cisneros and Medlar conduct a seminar on realpolitik
At the Alley, Oleanna probes the anatomy of harassment