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11 Nov, 2011

More on Jones–the Supreme Court’s GPS Monitoring Case

2019-03-18T18:47:50-05:00November 11th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

SCOTUS news was dominated this week by the oral arguments United States v. Jones, No. 10-1259. In that case, the Court must decide whether law enforcement can conduct GPS monitoring sans warrant without violating the Fourth Amendment’s prescription of unreasonable searches and seizures. A lot was written about the oral arguments, but [...]

5 Oct, 2011

SCOTUS Coverage

2019-03-18T18:47:53-05:00October 5th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , |

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, in this ABA Journal post, makes the case that this Supreme Court term will be a momentous one for the Kennedy Court. He notes that: Once more, as it has been for each of the last six years, it will be, from a practical perspective, the Anthony Kennedy Court. In ideologically divided [...]

29 Dec, 2010

New York Times Discusses the Necessary and Proper Clause

2019-03-18T18:48:10-05:00December 29th, 2010|Tags: , , , , |

Kevin Sack at the New York Times has an intersting article on the shift of public debate regarding the Affordable Care Act. Whereas that debate begins with the Commerce Clause it may end with the Supreme Court determining the scope of the Necessary and Proper Clause.