House Judiciary Committee Hearing Tuesday on H.R. 1

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY Witness List Time               Date                                                    Place 10:00 AM       Tuesday, January 29, 2019              2141 Rayburn House Office Building Subject: H.R. 1, the “For the People Act of 2019” Ms. Vanita Gupta President and Chief Executive Officer Leadership Conference on Civil and Human … Continue reading

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With Resignation of North Carolina Chief Justice, North Carolina Supreme Court About to be 6-1 Democratic, with Implications for Partisan Gerrymandering

Democratic governor Roy Cooper will get to name a replacement for North Carolina Chief Justice Mark Martin. This increases the chances that a state Supreme Court strikes down North Carolinas districts as partisan gerrymanders, which perhaps takes the heat off … Continue reading

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Breaking: Federal District Court Holds that Adding Census Question to Citizenship Violates Administrative Procedure Act, But is Not Unconstitutional; May Moot Issues in SCOTUS Case

The Court’s 277-page opinion is here. Given the court’s findings of no unconstitutional purpose on the part of Secretary Ross, it is not clear to me if this moots issues in the portion of this case being argued next month … Continue reading

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