People Law | Legal Blog
15
archive,paged,category,category-legal-blog,category-15,paged-39,category-paged-39,qode-quick-links-1.0,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_grid_1300,footer_responsive_adv,qode-theme-ver-11.2,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.2.1,vc_responsive

Legal Blog

The centenary of World War I has drawn surprisingly little attention. And this is unfortunate because the Great War offers many opportunities for reflection on statesmanship, the losses of war, and the strategies and tactics of military leaders. One event in 1917 merits particular attention...

The petition of the day is: Trent v. United States 17-830 Issue: Whether the exclusion of testimony on the specific length of the mandatory minimum sentence faced by a cooperating witness violates a defendant’s Sixth Amendment right to cross-examination. The post Petition of the day appeared first on SCOTUSblog....

It’s been a relatively quiet December here at SCOTUS Map. Justice Samuel Alito headlined a pair of events at the New-York Historical Society early in the month. On December 8, he gave opening remarks before a screening of the film “A Man For All Seasons.” The...