Category Archive: Mondays with the Supremes

Mondays with the Supremes/CCLaP Fridays Crossover: Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz

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his week I review Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz, a sober look at the Roberts Court and how recent rulings have shaped modern law.

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Mondays with the Supremes: The Death Penalty

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In this installment of Mondays with the Supremes, I investigate two books that discuss the death penalty and its implications. Comments encouraged.

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The Driftless Area Review End of Year Report

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A roundup of events of the past year and what to look forward to next year.

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Mondays with the Supremes: Part IX: Cass Gilbert’s Steps

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My last installment of Mondays with the Supremes. I sum up my thoughts on the Supreme Court. This feature will return on a more irregular basis, focusing on one book about the Supreme Court.

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Mondays with the Supremes: Part VIII: Longrunners: Hugo Black, William O. Douglas, and William Rehnquist

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In this penultimate installment of Mondays with the Supremes, I cover the tenures of three Supreme Court justices who were on the Court for decades.

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Mondays with the Supremes: Part VII: The Ideological Litmus Test

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In this installment of Mondays with the Supremes, we look ideological purity, the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Justice Clarence Thomas.

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Monday with the Supremes: Part VI: The Abortion Debate (with Jokes)

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A limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society. This week … abortion!

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Changes in September

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After more than three years, the Driftless Area Review is preparing to make some changes. These changes will be both large and small.

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MONDAYS WITH THE SUPREMES: PART V: SUPREME COURT SWINGERS

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A limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society. This week, I examine the Justices who hold the “swing vote.”

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Mondays with the Supremes: Part IV: Tapes and Tapes

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A limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society. This week, the Burger Court stops Presidential tyranny in its tracks.

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