Ensuring the President “shall take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed”
// 1/14/18 //
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is rescinding several guidance documents clarifying the implications of the Americans with Disabilities Act, leading to worry amongst advocates (DisabilityScoop).
After a yearlong investigation, the Department of Education orders Texas to correct violations in services to disabled students (NYT, Disability Scoop).
June Medical Services’ Double Threat to the Rule of Law
// 9/17/19 //
June Medical Services v. Gee and the Future of Abortion Rights
// 9/16/19 //
Versus Trump: Watch Out, Watch List
// 9/12/19 //
Doctrinal Inversion in the Bladensburg Cross Decision
// 9/12/19 //
Judges, Do The Reading
// 9/9/19 //
Federal Defenders and the Sixth Amendment's Zone of Interests
// 9/6/19 //
2/25/18 // Daily Update
Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed a new charge against Paul Manafort while Richard Gates pled guilty. Meanwhile, President Trump's proposal to arm teachers drew controversy in Washington.
Harvard Law School
2/11/18 // Daily Update
The Nunes memo set off aftershocks; agencies scrambled to implement the Trump Administration's policies to mixed effect; and Congress passes a budget after a brief overnight shutdown.
1/21/18 // Daily Update
The week began with Martin Luther King Jr. Day and ended with a government shutdown on the anniversary of President Trump's inauguration.