John McGinnis: Speaking at Northwestern University Law School this semester, Justice Elena Kagan may have revealed more than she intended. Amidst her entertaining and witty remarks, she described two very different kinds of discussions that take place at the conferences where the … Continue reading ?
This profile makes the case for Elena Kagan to be your new favorite Justice. (Don't worry RBG, you'll always be first in Staci's heart.) [American Prospect] The lateral partner wheel of fortune has taken another spin; Cozen O'Conner...Show More Summary
Reports The Times-Picayune.Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan "have each engaged in public conduct suggestive of bias," reads Louisiana House Concurrent Resolution 85, sponsored by state Rep. Valerie Hodges, R-Denham Springs. Show More Summary
Democratic state House lawmakers in Louisiana were caught by surprise on Monday when their Republican counterparts pushed through a resolution calling for Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to recuse themselves from a case involving same-sex marriage bans. The New Orleans...
The Louisiana House of Representatives unanimously adopted a resolution urging Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to recuse themselves from the marriage cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court. The unanimous vote appears to have come about because of...
The right doesn't want Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to hear the marriage-equality case. The conservatives' weak pitch isn't working.
Bill O'Reilly has called on Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to recuse themselves from the upcoming marriage equality cases -- even though neither justice has confirmed how they will rule. But in 2006, the Fox...Show More Summary
Spoiler: "These ladies" are Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan
"The vote was 6-3 in Young's favor. Justice Stephen Breyer wrote the majority opinion."The outcome reflects a "middle ground" that Justice Elena Kagan suggested during arguments in early December. Courts must now re-examine Young's case with a more accepting view of the discrimination claim. Show More Summary
Statements of opinion in securities filings are untrue only if they are not sincerely held, Justice Elena Kagan wrote for the majority.
On Wednesday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi celebrated National Women's History Month by taking a selfie with the three women in the Supreme Court. Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan both seemed to think this was a great idea, and smiled for the camera. Ruth Bader Ginsburg may have intended to... More »
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) honored Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and retired justice Sandra Day O'Connor at a Women's History Month reception in the Capitol on Wednesday afternoon. Washington Post photographer Melina Mara was there to capture it all — including a behind-the-scenes look at a selfie Pelosi took […]
You can buy a Lego White House—but not Legos of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Sandra Day O’Connor, or Elena Kagan. The ‘Legal Justice League’ was dumped as a ‘political symbol.’
Artist Maia Weinstock has created an amazing tribute to the women of the Supreme Court by immortalizing Sandra Day O'Connor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan as custom LEGO minifigures! As she says on her site: This set of custom-designed LEGO minifigures, U.S. Show More Summary
Artist Maia Weinstock has created a set of Legos celebrating the four women who have served on the Supreme Court–Sandra Day O'Connor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan–and they are very cool. The only downside is that they are not available to preorder for the upcoming holiday season. Read more...
Take a walk through the judicial opinions of Justice Elena Kagan, the most recent addition to the U.S. Supreme Court. You'll probably find something in them that you won't see in the other justices' opinions. Contractions, for one. Kagan uses them regularly, and that's unusual for someone at the highest......
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday in a case that could severely damage health reform in America, and Justice Elena Kagan asked a clever question that drew laughter and exposed the logical weakness in the latest Obamacare challenge. Show More Summary
In a fractured opinion authored by Justice Elena Kagan, the Supreme Court sided with Kansas in a battle over water rights in the Republican River Basin. Kagan, along with the Court's four liberals, signed on to the whole opinion. Chief Justice Roberts agreed, but only to parts I and III.......
That’s a question that university administrators have been asking themselves for many decades now. A couple of days ago, when asked to opine on the issue, Elena Kagan delicately suggested that, in conventional economic terms, it doesn’t make sense for Denny’s to charge almost as much for its Grand Slam Breakfast as Le Bernardin charges […]
You know that televised Supreme Court oral arguments are a technological advance that is far away from happening when even Elena Kagan, the youngest justice on the high court, is "very conflicted" about the idea. [Legal Times] "Legal jujitsu. Show More Summary