Bench Memos

New Nominee for Tenth Circuit

Today President Obama nominated Professor Scott M. Matheson Jr., former Dean of the University of Utah law school, to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.  Of note, Matheson’s brother is Rep. Jim Matheson.

Jonathan H. Adler — Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.