"Aereo Case Will Shape TV's Future":
David Carr will have this new installment
of his "The Media Equation" column in Monday's edition of The New York Times.
"Echo of 1984 Betamax landmark in U.S. high court Aereo TV fight":
Lawrence Hurley and Liana B. Baker of Reuters have this report
"Antennas for us all: How Aereo wound up at the Supreme Court; In 1976, what was Congress saying about the future of television?"
Joe Mullin of Ars Technica has this report
And David Kravets has an article headlined "Aereo analysis: Cloud computing at a crossroads; From the copyleft to Google and Mozilla, they say a win for TV broadcasters could doom the cloud."
"Kentucky Supreme Court Fleshes Out The Ministerial Exception Doctrine":
Howard Friedman had this post
yesterday at his "Religion Clause" blog reporting on two rulings (here
) that the Supreme Court of Kentucky
issued last Thursday.
"Judges can keep relatives on their payrolls; Ethics committee finding benefits two Northampton County jurists who employ family members":
Riley Yates has this front page article
in today's edition of The Morning Call of Allentown, Pennsylvania.
"Kurt Lash on 'Religious Sincerity and the Hobby Lobby Investments'":
Rick Garnett had this post
Friday at "Mirror of Justice."
"Denigration as Forbidden Conduct and Required Judicial Rhetoric":
On Friday, law professor Paul Horwitz
had this post
at "Jotwell" about law professor Steven D. Smith
's forthcoming law review article titled "The Jurisprudence of Denigration
"Alaska Supreme Court says state has duty to protect inmates from one another":
The Anchorage Daily News has this article
reporting on a ruling
that the Supreme Court of Alaska
issued on Friday.
"St. John's Law Students Visit Nation's Highest Court":
St. John's University posted this news release
online last week.
"CIA torture architect breaks silence to defend 'enhanced interrogation'; James Mitchell 'highly skeptical' of Senate report on CIA torture; 'It was not illegal based on the law at the time; Mitchell said to have waterboarded Khalid Sheikh Mohammed":
The Guardian (UK) has this report
, together with an article headlined "James Mitchell: 'I'm just a guy who got asked to do something for his country'; Psychologist who designed CIA's post-9/11 torture program insists he has nothing to apologise for -- and attacks 'people with a Jack Bauer mentality who don't understand how intel works.'
"Mueller to replace Karlton on 3-judge prison court":
Bob Egelko of The San Francisco Chronicle has a blog post
that begins, "The three-judge federal court overseeing the reduction of California's prison population will have a new member in September: U.S. District Judge Kimberly Mueller of Sacramento, succeeding the retiring Judge Lawrence Karlton."
"Ex-justice says politics can be factor on retiring":
The Associated Press has a report
that begins, "John Paul Stevens says he thinks it's appropriate for Supreme Court justices to factor in political considerations when weighing a decision to retire."
ABC News has posted online at this link video of the interview that George Stephanopoulos conducted with retired Justice John Paul Stevens from today's broadcast of "This Week." And ABC News has also posted this excerpt of Justice Stevens' new book, "Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution."
"Change the Constitution in Six Easy Steps? It Won't Be That Simple, Justice Stevens; From campaign finance to political gerrymandering, the retired Supreme Court justice skips hard arguments in his new book in favor of unrealistic, poorly drafted solutions."
Law professor Richard L. Hasen
, author of the "Election Law Blog
," has this book review
online at The Daily Beast.