Appeals Court Splits But Stays DADT Injunction

By: Monday November 1, 2010 5:20 pm

With one judge dissenting, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a stay of the injunction of the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy issued by U.S. District Judge Virginia Phillips, pending the outcome of the government’s appeal of Log Cabin Republicans v. United States.

 

Captured Government: How a Federal Court Can Claim Deepwater Drilling Is Safe

By: Wednesday June 23, 2010 2:00 pm

In the absence of any evidence of overwhelmingly bad lawyering by the Government’s attorneys, you have to wonder how any competent court could conclude that there isn’t a compelling case for stopping all offshore drilling. This is as close to a no-brainer as you get.

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