Tag:Supreme Court

“Jurisdictional Question in Hobby Lobby:” Prof. E. Hawley Publishes Article in Yale Law Journal Forum

September 12th, 2014

Professor Erin Morrow Hawley recently published a piece in the Yale Law Journal Forum arguing that the Supreme Court failed to discuss an important jurisdictional question stemming from a statute, the Anti-Injunction Act of 1867, in Burwell

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Columbia Daily Tribune Quotes Prof. Trachtenberg about Sex Crimes Case

August 22nd, 2014

Prof. Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in a Columbia Daily Tribune article about a relatively unpublicized Missouri Supreme Court ruling in July that struck down the option for judges to “set aside” sex crime convictions if they

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Associated Press Quotes Prof. Bowman on Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Juveniles

July 24th, 2014

Prof. Frank Bowman was recently quoted in an article published by the Associated Press about the Iowa Supreme Court’s recent ruling about mandatory minimum sentences for juveniles. The court ruled that juveniles “cannot be given mandatory sentences,”

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The Wall Street Journal Publishes Prof. J. Hawley’s Book Review

June 27th, 2014

Prof. Joshua Hawley’s review of Scalia: A Court of One, by Bruce Allen Murphy, professor of civil rights at Lafayette College, was published recently in The Wall Street Journal. In his review, Prof. Hawley writes that he

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“Freedom of the Church:” Prof. Esbeck Writes Blog Post for Georgetown’s Berkley Center for Religion & World Affairs

June 11th, 2014

“Freedom of the Church” is the title of Prof. Carl H. Esbeck’s guest blog, posted by the Berkley Center for Religion & World Affairs at Georgetown University. Prof. Esbeck’s subject is the decision of the U.S. Supreme

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