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Time To Freak Out? — See Also

This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things: Law firms are more profitable than ever, so let's start obsessing over layoffs. Live, Laugh, Law School: Check out this year's crop of Law Revue entries. Memories: Trump's looking for videos of the good times. Like w

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Republicans call ethics hearing a double-standard; Democrats call for a standard

On the same day that Congress approved legislation to improve the justices’ financial disclosure transparency, a House panel was caught up in a political scuffle over legislative proposals for broader Supreme Court reform, including a binding code of ethi

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The morning read for Friday, April 29

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 Friday morning read: Marble Palace Blog:

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In dispute over discovery requests in international arbitration, justices weigh text, comity, academic literature, and their own role

On March 23, the Supreme Court considered the appropriate scope of 28 U.S.C. § 1782, which authorizes a federal district court to compel individuals and companies within its jurisdiction to provide discovery to proceedings pending in “foreign and internat

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