Category Archives: J. Judge and courtroom

Ellen Weintraub is so smart. Brett Kavanaugh is so…not

I’ve been sort of following Ellen Weintraub for a while. Whenever she appears on TV, I stop what I’m doing and listen. Today, in a Times op — with what I see is her characteristic good cheer with a dash … Continue reading

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Should the Mike Flynn case be dismissed just because Barr wants it to be?

Looking for a smidgeon of sanity today? Here it is, re the Mike Flynn case now doing one of its weird turns in federal court. This is the preliminary statement from John Gleeson, the advisor to Judge Emmet Sullivan. It … Continue reading

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The Supreme Court decisions — a slightly different point of view

Two decisions this week are being applauded, especially noting that Gorsuch wrote the LBGTQ decision and Roberts the DACA one. Surprise! Joy! Rapture! I read some of each decision and here’s what I think: neither Roberts nor Gorsuch is turning … Continue reading

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