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When You Can Be A Judge, But Not A Citizen

Some Black legal history to start Black History Month. The post When You Can Be A Judge, But Not A Citizen appeared first on Above the Law.

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The First Amendment Isn’t What Donald Trump Thinks It Is — See Also

Donald Trump Does Not Understand The First Amendment: Or res judicata or due process or the abstention doctrine... Biglaw Delaying Office Reopenings: Again. But If They Do Open...: Folks would like to bring their dogs. Mass Shooting Threat From Disgruntle

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The morning read for Tuesday, Feb. 1

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected]. Here’s the Tuesday morning read: Let’s Bring the Su

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Profile of a potential nominee: Ketanji Brown Jackson

Even before taking office, President Joe Biden pledged to reshape the federal judiciary. In a December 2020 letter, during his presidential transition, he asked Democratic senators to recommend public defenders and civil rights lawyers, who have generally

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