Speaking live via Skype from San Diego, California, where he is currently serving his eight month sentence in a “community confinement center” along with five years probation for violating campaign finance laws, convicted felon Dinesh D'Souza decried Hillary Clinton's "lawlessness" to Newsmax's Steve Malzberg Wednesday night.
Georgetown Law School, Tax Scholars Join Georgetown Law Faculty: Georgetown University Law Center is pleased to announce that tax scholars Lilian V. Faulhaber and Brian Galle will be joining the Law Center faculty next year.... Faulhaber joins Georgetown Law from Boston University School of Law. Since 2013, she has...
John Roberts saved the law in 2012, but he played his cards close to the vest Wednesday
Following up on the Tuesday post, “Witty Remarks By Stan Evans, RIP, at the MRC’s 2006 ‘DisHonors Awards,’” video of the late M. Stanton Evans serving as Master of Ceremonies a few years earlier for the Media Research Center’s very first “DisHonors Awards” in 1999. Show More Summary
Ted Sichelman is a Professor of Law and Director of the Technology Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Proerty Clinic and Center for Intellectual Property Law & Markets at the University of San Diego School of Law. Representative Bob Goodlatte’s bill, HR 9 (the “Innovation Act”), has been receiving much attention in the press and on the Hill. […]
The Justice Department has found that the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department, at the center of national tension over perceived racial bias in policing, routinely discriminated against blacks, according to a law enforcement official familiar with the findings.
Information and events. The University of Missouri School of Law and the Center for Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship is hosting an event on March 13th, 2015. The focus is on Intellectual Property issues in the University Setting. The Florida Bar is hosting an Intellectual Property Symposium, March 5-6, 2015, in Fort Lauderdale, FL. The Keynote […]
A report by the Southern Poverty Law Center found that domestic terrorism is a bigger threat to Americans than political violence from abroad, and that a lot of it has more to do with antigovernment ideology and rightwing hatred than with radical Islam.
The Party Center has spoken. What is it saying? On February 25, China's state media began the widespread rollout of President Xi Jinping's new ideological directive, the "Four Comprehensives." With this contribution to the ruling Communist...Show More Summary
The Call Center Employee Overtime Pay Laws infographic from overtimepaylaws.org is in informative design can help both employees and employers understand the rules when it comes to paying overtime. Call centers employ thousands of workers throughout the United States. Show More Summary
The battle between Congress and the District of Columbia over its new voter approved marijuana legalization initiative may seem esoteric at first blush. That is because the current debate centers on when the District law was deemed enacted...Show More Summary
Moderator – Meredith Jacob, American University Washington College of Law Jhessica Reia, Center for Technology and Society at Fundacao Getulio Vargas (CTS-FGV) – DIY or Die! Gender and Creation in Marginal Music Production Straight edge movement in Brazil: associated with vegetarianism, anarchism, as well as music, not consuming drugs/alcohol. Show More Summary
A recent lawsuit filed by The Fairness Center, a public interest law firm, is challenging the Philadelphia School District's practice of allowing school employees perform union work on school time, commonly referred to as "release time."
[Cross-posted at Orcinus.] "How it infuriates a bigot, when he is forced to drag out his dark convictions!" Logan Pearsall Smith, 1931 It was a brave step, back in 2010, that the Southern Poverty Law Center took when it decided to designate...Show More Summary
Jacobite sends us a link to an article about the New York Times‘ attempt to poison the debate on concealed carry laws. The use data from the Violence Policy Center to make their case; In studying the 544 shootings, the center found 177 cases where people with gun licenses were ultimately convicted of crimes, including […]
American Center for Law and Justice Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow has asked "how many more Christians must be murdered" at the hands of terror group ISIS before President Barack Obama decides to take specific action to stop the slaughte...
The American Family Association has always protested being listed as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, and despite them complaining about it their status remains because...well...they're a hate group. They deliberately spread lies, falsifications, and try to...
The Electronic Privacy Information Center accused Samsung of violating federal laws with a technology that allows viewers to operate the company's Internet-connected smart TVs with voice commands.
Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center was on my radio show Tuesday night to discuss the threat of the radical right. A recent study shows that the sovereign citizen movement is a bigger domestic threat than foreign terrorist groups like ISIS. “Like” us on Facebook with a simple click. Now read this:Republican Congressman: [...]
In an obvious attempt to flip the script on the Southern Poverty Law Center for tracking actually hostile groups that genuinely promote dissemination or worse, the American Family Association, one of the most proudly pro-discrimination organizations on the planet, has...