Monday, January 4, 2016
Cert. petition filed today: You can access at this link the petition for a writ of certiorari that I filed today in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of a criminal defendant client in a case arising from the Third Circuit that presents a split among the circuits on an issue of federal statute of limitations law.
Posted at 02:04 PM by Howard Bashman
“‘Citizens United’ advisory measure can go on ballot, California high court says”: Maura Dolan of The Los Angeles Times has this news update.
And Howard Mintz of The San Jose Mercury News reports that “California Supreme Court backs advisory ballot measures.”
You can access today’s ruling of the Supreme Court of California at this link.
Posted at 01:48 PM by Howard Bashman
“Pharmacists to Supreme Court: Protect our religious conscience.” The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty issued this news release today. You can view the petition for a writ of certiorari at this ink.
Posted at 11:38 AM by Howard Bashman
“Supreme Court, in Recusal Case, May Find Itself Looking Inward”: Adam Liptak will have this new installment of his “Sidebar” column in Tuesday’s edition of The New York Times.
Posted at 11:36 AM by Howard Bashman
“Appeals court reverses Key West tattoo shop ruling”: The Associated Press has this report on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit issued last Tuesday.
Posted at 09:52 AM by Howard Bashman
“D.C. Circuit Review — Reviewed: Resolved.” Aaron Nielson has this post at the blog of the Yale Journal on Regulation.
Posted at 09:46 AM by Howard Bashman
“In U.S., Justice Kennedy Was ‘Person of Year'”: Kenneth Jost had this post yesterday at his blog, “Jost on Justice.”
Posted at 09:44 AM by Howard Bashman
“Obama’s gun control options each have legal pitfalls”: Reuters has this report.
Posted at 09:42 AM by Howard Bashman
“Chief Justice Roberts Takes a Fourth Bite at the Apple”: Michael Dorf has this post today at “Dorf on Law.”
And yesterday at the “Civil Procedure & Federal Courts Blog,” Patricia W. Moore had a post titled “Chief Justice’s Year-End Report Praises Rules Amendments Sought by Corporate Defendants.”
Posted at 09:40 AM by Howard Bashman