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Why did Southern Poverty Law Center Omit 2,000 Anti-White Incidents in Post-Trump School Mood Survey

We reported on this Rethinking Schools survey, which claimed there was a lot of negative feelings after the election of Donald Trump among students and teachers. It apparently has been debunked. This piece of news from The College Fix: According to this report, some 4,000 educators claimed to “have heard derogatory language directed at students […]

Hillary Clinton Has Grounds To Challenge Constitutionality Of Electoral College And Become U.S. President, Harvard Expert Lawrence Lessig Says

Lawrence Lessig, a Harvard law professor, has said that he and several legal experts believe that Hillary Clinton has strong legal grounds to challenge the constitutionality of her loss to Donald Trump under the Electoral College system in the Supreme Court. Show More Summary

Lawyers to Offer Support to Anti-Trump Electors

A prominent Harvard University law professor is teaming with a California-based law firm to offer legal support for any members of the Electoral College seeking to oppose President-elect Donald Trump in violation of state law. LarryShow More Summary

Colorado electors file suit challenging rule they most vote for state winner

Two Colorado electors filed suit Tuesday in federal court, challenging a state law requiring them to vote for the winner of the popular vote when the Electoral College meets in less than two weeks. Polly Baca, a former legislator, and Robert Nemanich are Democratic electors — two of the state’s nine electors — who say [...]

Law Firm Offering Free Legal Advice To Electors Who Don't Want To Vote For Trump

3 days agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ? A new organization is offering pro bono legal assistance to any Electoral College member who decides to break with the will of the people in his or her state, in hopes of derailing President-elect Donald Trump before he is sworn in. The vote to determine who will become president is set to take place on Dec. Show More Summary

THE YOUNG POPE Teasers: Not Your Average Pontiff

Jude Law is set to star in THE YOUNG POPE, a new limited series debuting on HBO in January. Law is Lenny Belardo, aka Pius XIII, is the first American Pope in history. The College of Cardinals executive a simple but effective media strategy to get him elected, but the new Pope proves himself to be […]

That Time Attorney General Nominee Jeff Sessions Went Crazy Trying Stop A Conference On LGBT Rights

6 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

CNN reports: As Alabama’s attorney general in 1996, Sessions attempted to stop the Southeastern Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual College Conference from meeting at the University of Alabama under a state law passed in 1992 that made it illegal...Show More Summary

A Suicide After Failing the Bar, a Hard Lesson for the Living

Brian Christopher Grauman, a recent graduate of UC Hastings College of Law, committed suicide after learning that he failed the bar exam. His death stunned those who knew him best. He was a high-achiever, having graduated from UC Merced with honors. He had served as editor of the school paper......

Listen to Federal Judges Shred Arguments That Civil Rights Law Doesn’t Protect Gay Employees

On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7 th Circuit heard arguments in Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College, a critical gay rights case that could wind up at the Supreme Court. Hively involves Title VII of the Civil Rights Act...Show More Summary

Several Law Profs Named On Watchlist Of Academics Who Advance 'Leftist Propaganda'

Following up on last week's post, New Website Seeks To Register Professors Accused of Liberal Bias: New York Times, Professor Watchlist Is Seen as Threat to Academic Freedom: A new website that accuses nearly 200 college professors of advancing “leftist propaganda in the classroom” and discriminating against conservative students has...

7 Laws of Sales Funnel Physics Every SaaS Business Needs to Know

Back in college, I visited to this run-down pizzeria shop called Sammi’s. Their logo had a picture of a pyramid on it. No one understood what that had to do with pizza. I pitched Sammi repeatedly on my startup’s text message coupon product at the time. He never bought. But I’ll never forget the time […]

Oregon Can Help Abolish the Electoral College Right Now. No, really!

Kelley Meck of Portland, Oregon. Kelley is a campaign professional turned law student. 2017 should be the year that Oregon joins the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact (the NPV Compact for short). It would be a principled step toward a better democracy for America–and the timing has never been better. Show More Summary

The VICE Guide to Right Now: More Than 300 Hate Crimes Have Been Reported Since the Election

3 weeks agoNews : Vice News

Of the hundreds of alleged incidents the Southern Poverty Law Center has tracked since Wednesday, many invoked Trump's name and took place at schools and college campuses.

California Today: California Today: More Community Colleges Offering Free Tuition

3 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

Monday: Experimenting with free community college, another law enforcement officer is fatally shot, and catching a glimpse of the so-called supermoon.

Law Schools React To Donald Trump's Election

College Fix, UMich Law School Scrubs Post-Trump Play-Doh and Coloring Event From Website: Like many other universities this week, the University of Michigan Law School scheduled an event designed to help students recover from the trauma of Republican Donald Trump’s election victory. Unlike other schools, UMich Law was apparently so...

Weekly Legal Education Roundup

ABA Journal, South Texas College of Law announces its latest new name Above the Law, Law School Blames Lazy Graduates With Low GPAs For Abysmal Performance On Bar Exam Doug Berman (Ohio State), How Many of the Many Law Schools in California, Florida and Massachusetts Have Courses in Marijuana Law...

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