Category Archives: J. Judge and courtroom

Sarah Palin defamation suit v NYT dismissed

Ooh ooh ooh, I do so love being right! Thanks to Zoe Tillman, who tweeted the news even before the Times posted it. And do read Judge Jed Rakoff’s paragraph below about the First Amendment and political journalism. It shines … Continue reading

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Bit of good judicial news: 2nd Circuit protects NYS environment

Second Circuit Upholds DEC Decision to Reject Gas Pipeline Josefa Velasquez, New York Law Journal August 18, 2017    | A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a lawsuit by owners of the natural-gas Constitution Pipeline challenging the state’s decision last … Continue reading

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Neil Gorsuch again, so let’s get scared mad

The Kochs bought his seat on our Supreme Court with warm ‘n’ fuzzy TV ads that made me, for one, ill. Now Gorsuch is paying them back. Source: Neil Gorsuch Speech at Trump Hotel Raises Ethical Questions – The New … Continue reading

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