Category Archives: J. Judge and courtroom

Recusal: and so it begins…

As justifiable anger has erupted over the GOP rush to confirm radically right wing and, in my view, intellectual and academic mediocrities to the federal courts, I started musing about recusal. I know that recusal is entirely a personal choice … Continue reading

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Warning: do not marry a woman who…well, better read this

From John Ross’s summary of court decisions on Volokh Report: If you marry a woman who, as a condition of probation, has agreed to let the police conduct a warrantless search of her home at any time, it’s probably not … Continue reading

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Just to prove to doubters I can get outraged every minute of every day

Woman calls 911 when her ex-husband (who had repeatedly attacked and threatened to kill her) breaks into her Dallas home. For 17 minutes, she screams for help on the phone. But police take nearly an hour to arrive, after making … Continue reading

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