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Give Scotusblog a Seat in Court

New York Times - 30 Jun 2014
At a few minutes past 10 a.m. on Monday, as the Supreme Court began to issue the final rulings of the term, 60,000 people — including journalists at major news outlets around the country — were following the live feed of Scotusblog, a website devoted ...

Friday round-up

SCOTUSblog - 23 Aug 2019
Briefly: Amy Howe reports for this blog that last night, the Supreme Court declined to block the execution of Florida death-row inmate Gary Bowles, who had ...

Tuesday round-up

SCOTUSblog - 20 Aug 2019
Briefly: At Bloomberg Law, Jordan Rubin reports that “[a] Maryland murder case that garnered nationwide attention after a hit podcast raised questions about its ...

Wednesday round-up

SCOTUSblog - 21 Aug 2019
Briefly: Ariane de Vogue reports at CNN that “[t]he Justice Department told the Supreme Court late Monday night that the Trump administration acted lawfully ...

Monday round-up

SCOTUSblog - 19 Aug 2019
Briefly: At The National Law Journal (subscription may be required), Marcia Coyle reports that “[t]he Trump administration's Justice Department on Friday urged ...

Petitions of the week

SCOTUSblog - 22 Aug 2019
This week we highlight petitions pending before the Supreme Court that address the constitutionality of the federal criminal prohibition against encouraging or ...

Empirical SCOTUS: The “right” stuff

SCOTUSblog - 16 Aug 2019
The Constitution as originally drafted did not include certain specific rights and restrictions on the power of the government. These were instead later added as ...

Habeas corpus denied in Swearingen v. Texas

SCOTUSblog - 21 Aug 2019
The Supreme Court this evening denied the application for stay of execution and petition for a writ of habeas corpus filed by Larry Swearingen in the capital case ...

Tribute to Michael Dreeben

SCOTUSblog - 30 Jul 2019
Noel Francisco is the Solicitor General of the United States. Over his 31 years of *service* in the Office of the Solicitor General, Michael Dreeben has made ...

A toast to Michael Dreeben

SCOTUSblog - 02 Aug 2019
Leondra Kruger is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California. She served in the Office of the Solicitor General of the United States from 2007 to ...

Five new grants today

SCOTUSblog - 10 Jun 2019
The Supreme Court added five new cases to its merits docket for next term, on topics ranging from international child-custody law to the statute of limitations in ...

Justices bulk up next term’s docket

SCOTUSblog - 24 Jun 2019
This morning the Supreme Court issued orders from last week's conference. The justices granted review in eight cases, for a total of five hours of argument, ...

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