John Rosenberg notes in a Minding the Campus essay that the state of Texas is going to employ outside counsel to defend its preferential admission policies under attack in Fisher. He asks why the state attorney general’s office, well staffed with lawyers that the taxpayers already pay for, is being bypassed in favor of a California firm. If I were a taxpayer in Texas, I’d want to know the answer. The state isn’t swimming in red ink, but that’s no reason to squander tax dollars.
To pretend that we as a society are incapable of knowing whether a child is a male or female at birth is lunacy.
The Derek Chauvin case is more complicated than prosecutors would have it.
The prosecution blew the witness’s testimony to bits.
The fact is that voters got us into this mess. Maybe the answer isn’t more voters.
Never Ask a Question You Don’t Need to Ask: Chauvin Lawyer Gets Clobbered by Witness’s Gripping Testimony
There’s rarely an upside in asking pointed questions to a young, nervous, highly sympathetic witness.
A look at why droves are leaving the state.
While the guilty verdicts are rational and defensible, the speedy nature of the decision could lead to problems for prosecutors in the appellate process.
‘It was a murder in the full light of day and it ripped the blinders off the whole world to see,’ Biden said
The jury in the case against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin pronounced the defendant guilty of all counts.
Pelosi's comments came after Chauvin was convicted of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter.
Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter.
Chauvin was charged with second-and third-degree murder as well as manslaughter.