March 5, 2018
The three best lawyer podcasters in the world talk about Hope Hicks and other topics as well.
- Hope Hicks resigns as White House Communication Director, the day after she tells white lies. #WhiteLiesMatter
Supreme Court on Unions
Supreme Court will heara case on mandatory agency fees for public-sector unions
- New York Times on unions
- Janus v. Am Fed of State, Co. and Municpal Employees
- Abood v Detroit Bd. of Educ.
- AJ: 5-4 Janus
- TJ: 5-4 Janus
- Ruchit: 5-4 Janus
SCOTUS Prediction: City of Hays, Kansas v. Vogt
- AJ: 5-4 Vogt
- Ruchit: 7-2 City, with Sotomayor & Kagan dissenting
- TJ: 5-4 City
Ruchit: Bill Gates’s blog.
- John Oliver on Coal
- Coal Baron’s lawsuit against John Oliver for defamation dismissed.
- W.Va. ACLU Amicus Brief