1864 ABA Journal articles on Appellate Practice.
Former appeals judge Richard Posner is criticizing a judge who copied and pasted from a government motion in an order that dismissed a pro se litigant’s First Amendment complaint.
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Dec 8, 2017 8:00 AM CST
Neal Katyal has broken the record held by Thurgood Marshall for the minority lawyer with the most oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Katyal, a Hogan Lovells partner, broke…
Dec 1, 2017 7:00 AM CST
Sep 21, 2017 11:48 AM CDT
A periodic survey of corporations by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s legal-reform arm found that Delaware has lost its No. 1 ranking for being business-friendly in legal matters, dropping to…
Sep 12, 2017 1:45 PM CDT
The U.S. Supreme Court announced Thursday that it is adopting an electronic filing system beginning Nov. 13.
The system will make “virtually all new filings” available to the public at…
Aug 3, 2017 12:18 PM CDT
Jul 12, 2017 8:00 AM CDT
When a federal appeals court heard oral arguments on President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, #AppellateTwitter was a source for journalists and observers looking for commentary as the oral…
Jun 9, 2017 1:10 PM CDT
Solicitor general nominee Noel Francisco told senators at his confirmation hearing Wednesday that the office “plays a special role” at the intersection of three branches of government.
Francisco said the…
May 11, 2017 3:22 PM CDT
Corrected: An assistant to the solicitor general had a choice to make when Justice Elena Kagan referred to the antecedent clause of a statute.
Kagan pronounced the word “an-TESS-a-dent,” mystifying…
Apr 13, 2017 10:19 AM CDT
Apr 11, 2017 2:35 PM CDT
A civil rights lawyer who helped write the briefs in the landmark school desegregation decision Brown v. Board of Education has died at age 96.
William Coleman Jr. died Friday…
Apr 3, 2017 11:59 AM CDT
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