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Can We Also Impeach Law Professors For “Legal Distortions”?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 14, 2009 at 10:45am 1/14/2009 at 10:45am

As we get closer to Barack Obama taking office, the cry for “war crimes” trials of Bush administration lawyers who expressed legal opinions regarding coerced interrogation grows louder.

I have yet to hear anyone call for a war crimes trial for the attorneys during the Clinton administration who created unnecessary and artificial...

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Can Senate Republicans Refuse To Seat Any New Democratic Senators?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 11:35am 1/4/2009 at 11:35am

Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid stated today that the Senate can do “whatever we want” with regard to seating Roland Burris, the appointee of Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Reid may want to rethink that position.

Reid apparently is picking up on an argument advanced by Harvard Law School Professor (and potential...

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Still Waiting For Law Professors To Boycott The Inauguration

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 18, 2008 at 5:44pm 12/18/2008 at 5:44pm

As previously reported, the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) came under intense pressure to move its annual convention, scheduled to start January 6, 2009, away from the San Diego Grand Hyatt because the hotel is owned by a contributor to the pro-Proposition 8 campaign in...

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A Boycott Most Foolish: “Day Without A Gay”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 11:27pm 11/30/2008 at 11:27pm

“Day Without A Gay.” If you only read the title, you would think this was a holiday invented by homophobes. But no, December 10, 2008, has been declared “Day Without A Gay” by … gay rights activists.

Day Without A Gay is a protest against...

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Will Law Professors Boycott The Inauguration?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 14, 2008 at 8:37am 11/14/2008 at 8:37am

As reported in many blogs in August 2008, the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) came under intense pressure to move its annual convention, scheduled to start January 6, 2009, away from a hotel owned by a contributor to the pro-Proposition 8 campaign in...

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