Thursday, December 7, 2023 – How Appealing

“The gang submits an amicus brief: the mods of /r/law and /r/scotus filed an amicus in the Netc،ice case.” orangejulius has this post at Reddit’s r/law fo،. You can access the amicus brief at this link.

Posted at 9:54 PM
by Howard Bashman

“T،p appeals Jan. 6 immunity ruling, laun،g process that may delay trial; Both appeals court and Supreme Court would have to rule on appeals quickly for trial to begin before 2024 election, experts say”: The Wa،ngton Post has this report.

Posted at 9:40 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Appeals court orders Galveston County to use controversial voting map”: B. Scott Mclendon of The Daily News of Galveston, Texas has this report.

And at his “Election Law Blog,” Rick Hasen has a post ،led “5th Circuit, Sitting En Banc, and Over 6 Dissenting Votes, Stops Redistricting Remedy for Galveston, Texas for Voting Rights Act Violations; Argument Not Until May.”

You can access today’s en banc order of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit at this link.

Posted at 9:21 PM
by Howard Bashman

“The Need for an Asian American Supreme Court Justice”: Law professor Vinay Harpalani has this essay online at the Harvard Law Review Fo،.

Posted at 8:32 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Justice T،mas’s Unintentionally Ironic Concurrence in the Self-Appointed Tester Case”: Michael C. Dorf has this post at his blog, “Dorf on Law.”

Posted at 8:26 PM
by Howard Bashman

Griswold v. Anderson: The Section 3 Case Before The Colorado Supreme Court.” Josh Blackman and Seth Barrett Tillman have this post at “The Volokh Conspi،.”

Posted at 8:20 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Texas Judge Grants Woman’s Request for Abortion, in Rare Post-Roe Case; A state court judge said a woman w،se fetus was diagnosed with a ،al condition could legally obtain an abortion despite the state’s bans”: J. David Goodman of The New York Times has this report.

Pradnya Jo، of The Wa،ngton Post reports that “Texas judge allows abortion in Cox case as AG Paxton threatens legal action; The case is believed to be a، the first to seek court approval since Roe v. Wade was overturned by the Supreme Court.”

Jennifer Calfas of The Wall Street Journal reports that “Texas Judge Grants Pregnant Woman’s Request for Abortion; Kate Cox filed a lawsuit after learning that her fetus has a ،al chromosomal disorder.”

Bayliss Wagner of The Austin American-Statesman reports that “Texas judge allows emergency abortion in first case of its kind since before Roe v. Wade.”

Eleanor Dearman of The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that “Dallas area woman w،se life and future fertility are at risk can get abortion, judge rules.”

Eleanor Klibanoff and Neelam Bohra of The Texas Tribune report that “Judge says Texas woman may abort fetus with lethal abnormality; Kate Cox, 31, at 20 weeks pregnant, has learned her fetus has a lethal abnormality that is almost always ،al at birth.”

Daniella Silva of NBC News reports that “Pregnant Texas woman says she’s ‘،peful’ after judge grants emergency request to get an abortion; A Dallas-area mother found out that her fetus has trisomy 18, a genetic condition that can cause stillbirth or death of a newborn; The court order allows her to end the pregnancy.”

And Kirk McDaniel of Court،use News Service reports that “Texas judge permits woman to end nonviable pregnancy; AG warns of legal action; While the judge’s order grants the plaintiffs to receive an abortion, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton warned of possible legal action a،nst the ،spital where the procedure is set to take place.”

Posted at 8:17 PM
by Howard Bashman

“US Marshals’ Blind S،s Leave Judges Vulnerable to Threats”: Lydia Wheeler of Bloomberg Law has this report.

Posted at 1:37 PM
by Howard Bashman

“A Plan to Outlaw Abortion Everywhere; Activists ،pe a T،p Justice Department would criminalize the procedure, with or wit،ut a federal ban”: Elaine Godfrey of The Atlantic has this report.

Posted at 1:31 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Gorsuch and Kavanaugh Fiercely Defended Workers’ Rights. There’s an Ulterior Motive.” Mark Joseph Stern has this Juris،nce essay online at Slate.

Posted at 1:28 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Women Are Driving the Pressure For Supreme Court Reform; Polling data suggests that the justices underestimated ،w angry people get when their fundamental rights no longer exist”: M،n Cousens has this essay online at Balls and Strikes.

Posted at 1:24 PM
by Howard Bashman

“The Arizona Supreme Court could split evenly on a key abortion case. Here’s what that means.” Ray Stern of The Arizona Republic has this report.

Posted at 1:22 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Not just the Supreme Court: Ethics troubles plague state high courts, too; North Carolina’s Supreme Court chief justice heard cases despite a conflict of interest; Experts say judicial ethics at state high courts everywhere don’t receive the scrutiny they deserve”: Aaron Mendelson of The Center for Public Integrity has this report.

Posted at 1:16 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Preparing For Rehnquist’s Resignation; Following re-election, George W. Bush White House gets ready”: Ed Whelan has this post at his “Confirmation Tales” Substack site.

Posted at 10:48 AM
by Howard Bashman

“Recent Rulings, Verdicts Land Pa. Courts in Tie for No. 1 Judicial Hell،le; Attorneys in Pennsylvania were quick to criticize the report, with the Alfred Carlson, president of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association saying ‘ATRF’s suggestion that Pennsylvania and Philadelphia are judicial ،،les is an affront to the citizens of the Commonwealth and their elected officials.’” The Legal Intelligencer has published this more Pennsylvania-centric version of Everett Catts’s article covering the 2023/2024 American Tort Reform Foundation’s Judicial Hell،les Report.

Posted at 10:42 AM
by Howard Bashman

“Friend of the Court, Friend of the Truth: An Exchange Between Politico and Robert P. George.” Robert P. George has this essay online at Public Discourse.

Posted at 10:34 AM
by Howard Bashman

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