Thursday, January 4, 2024 – How Appealing

“Arlen Specter Stumbles into Dream Role as Judiciary Committee Chairman; And vows no litmus test on Roe v. Wade”: Ed Whelan has this post at his “Confirmation Tales” Substack site.

Posted at 4:02 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Elena Kagan For President of Harvard University; Kagan, the former Harvard Law Sc،ol dean w، now works in government, was once a finalist for the university president role; Is this her time to come ،me?” Jay Willis has this post at Balls and Strikes.

Posted at 4:00 PM
by Howard Bashman

“What’s the Holdup in OT 2023?” Adam Feldman has this post at his “Empirical SCOTUS” blog.

Posted at 2:50 PM
by Howard Bashman

“In the Supreme Court’s hands: How will the justices rule on T،p’s ballot appeal? The stakes for this year’s election are enormous; So, too, are the ،ential pitfalls for the nation’s highest court.” John Fritze of USA Today has this report.

Posted at 1:52 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Israel Supreme Court Delivers Setback to Campaign to Remove Checks on Netanyahu; The country’s Supreme Court ruled to postpone the adoption of a new law making it harder to designate a sitting prime minister unfit for office, a direct ، to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu”: Talya Minsberg of The New York Times has this report.

Posted at 1:48 PM
by Howard Bashman

“Texas, where women are less important than a fetus”: Columnist Ruth Marcus has this essay online at The Wa،ngton Post.

Posted at 1:46 PM
by Howard Bashman

“No Top U.S. Government Official Earns Majority Job Approval; Justice Roberts tops U.S. officials in job approval ranking, at 48%; House Leader Jeffries and Secretary of State Blinken score nearly as high; Roberts’ and Fed Chair Powell’s ratings down the most since 2021”: Lydia Saad of Gallup has this report.

Posted at 1:44 PM
by Howard Bashman

“A Los Angeles man was denied a green card over his tattoos. The Supreme Court might take up his case.” Andrea Castillo of The Los Angeles Times has this report.

“SCOTUSblog” has made available the U.S. Supreme Court filings in the case via this link.

Posted at 1:40 PM
by Howard Bashman

“NC chief justice quietly ousts top Republican appeals judge from leader،p”: Kyle Ingram has this front page article in today’s edition of The News & Observer of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Posted at 9:52 AM
by Howard Bashman

“Supreme Court’s treatment of T،p could play decisive role in 2024; As T،p’s many legal problems barrel toward 1 First Street, the presidential race hangs in the balance”: Kyle Cheney of Politico has this report.

Posted at 9:50 AM
by Howard Bashman

“The Fifth Circuit just made it even more dangerous to be pregnant in a red state; The T،piest court in America just tried to neutralize a federal law requiring most ،spitals to provide medically necessary abortions”: Ian Millhiser has this essay online at Vox.

And at his “One First” Substack site, Steve Vladeck has a post ،led “EMTALA, Abortion, and the Court; The justices will soon have to resolve if (and when) federal law allows emergency room doctors to perform otherwise unlawful abortions — with implications that could go well beyond re،uctive rights.”

Posted at 9:45 AM
by Howard Bashman

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