looks like it will be very useful:
What Are Federal Corruption Prosecutions for?
Lauren M. Ouziel
This Essay considers the role of prosecutors in the Supreme Court’s decades-long contraction of public corruption law. It examines how federal prosecutors’… Continue reading
The sudden urgency has invited public speculation that this case has an improper purpose—to influence the 2024 election. Amici States represent millions of Americans, many of whom worry that the timing of this prosecution was calculated to silence or… Continue reading
More than three years after a swirl of conspiracy theories that the 2020 election was stolen culminated in the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol, the originators of many of the false allegations are now being forced to… Continue reading
Lawrence Norden, Mekela Panditharatne, and David Harris at Just Security
From the brief:
While defendant Trump no doubt hopes that this Court will grant him the absolute immunity from legal accountability he has long sought, his primary strategy is to delay the trial until after the 2024 election for the… Continue reading
For all their bluster, nobody in Donald J. Trump’s political inner circle actually thinks a criminal conviction will help him with the independent voters and suburban women who lost him the presidency in 2020.
But since Mr. Trump was… Continue reading
I am pleased to welcome Ann Southworth
to the ELB Book Corner, author of the new book, Big Money Unleashed: The Campaign to Deregulate Election Spending
(Chicago). The discount code for ELB readers is BIGMONEY2023. This is the final… Continue reading
When New York’s top court ordered the state to redraw its congressional map
late last year, the state’s ruling Democrats were widely expected to exploit the opening to aggressively reshape district lines in their favor.
But on Thursday, a… Continue reading
A case charging former President Donald J. Trump and his allies with trying to subvert the 2020 election results in Georgia took a detour on Thursday into the details of the prosecutors’ romantic and financial lives — their sleeping… Continue reading