Bench Memos

Special Committee Meeting Tuesday

Chairman Arlen Specter has scheduled a special executive business meeting of the Senate Judiciary Committee for tomorrow.  The notice reads:

A Special Executive Business Meeting has been scheduled by the Committee on the Judiciary for Tuesday, September 19, 2006 immediately following the first roll call vote at a location to be determined off the Senate floor for the consideration of judicial nominees. 

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.