Restoring The 1925 Iraqi Constitution

In today’s <a href="http://www.opinionjournal.com/editorial/feature.html? id=110004230″>OpinionJournal.com, Bernard Lewis AND R. James Woolsely offer an interesting suggestion of how to speed the Iraqi transition towards constitutional government: . . . The key is that ...

More On Fascism

Anyone who enjoyed Michael Ledeen’s NRO article on Friday on <a href=”http://www.nationalreview.com/ledeen/ledeen200310170840.asp”>Fasci sm is Back-Big Time, should really enjoy this fascinating article on The Mystery of Fascism by David Ramsay Steele. Steele writes ...

Sound Familiar?

Tony Snow on FoxNews Sunday mentioned this article from LIFE Magazine, January 7th, 1946, that has been made available by bloggerJessica’s Well. Here is an excerpt from <a href=”http://www.kultursmog.com/Life-Page02.htm”>the ...

The Straight Dope

Yesterday, several news outlets misreported the 9th Circuit medical cannabis case of Conant v. Walters that the Supreme Court declined to review. They claimed that this now meant that ...

Also Today in California…

The recall is not the only exciting thing happening in California. Today I am in San Francisco to argue another medical cannabis case before the 9th Circuit Tuesday morning. ...

Hearsay, Lesson 2

Thursday’s discussion of hearsay was meant by me to be tongue-in-cheek. Nevertheless, I must correct Peter’s overeager correspondent lest some impressionable law student out there be misled. Assuming ...

Picky Evidence Law Correction

Peter Robinson writes: “[I]t’s one thing for vague rumors to circulate, another for the L. A. Times to publish dates, descriptions, and, in several cases, the names of victims. What was once ...

Wes Was Right!

Rand Simberg has turned up historical evidence to support Wesley Clark’s claim that “this country was founded on a principle of progressive taxation” on his blog <a href=”http://www.interglobal.org/weblog/archives/003086.html#003086″>Trans terrestrial Musings. ...

Going to The Ninth Circuit

As if there was not enough excitement in the Ninth Circuit, today I am flying to San Francisco to argue the case of <a href=”http://www.rxcbc.org/legal/index.html”>U.S. v. Oakland Cannabis Buyers Cooperative before Judges Schroeder, ...

McClintock’s Hope

Peter Robinson observed: “I keep telling myself that, yet I find that somehow I’m unable to extinguish the last little flickering spark of hope that somehow, some way, McClintock might ...