SCOTUS is grappling with two Trump cases right now, neither of which they ever wanted anywhere near their "hallowed" chambers.  They want a way out of both the ballot access issue and Trump's weird, novel "Presidential Immunity" claim. This...
Poor little whiny Sammy Alito. He's got a bigly sad. And not about abortion or reproductive rights this time. Nope. Sammy's lamenting that his prediction opponents of marriage equality would wind up being treated as bigots. I'm serious. As...
I'm not kidding. From the headline you might think you've accidently logged into The Onion but it's for real. Team Trump filed their response to Jack Smith with SCOTUS. Today. WTF? Hence my question of whether the world has...
As a former White House attorney under Donald Trump, it's safe to say Ty Cobb got to know his boss well. Perhaps more so than he wished to. He probably knows what move Trump is going to try before...
In yet another entry by Donald Trump into the "you can't make this s**t up" file the motion Trump's lawyers filed with SCOTUS today opened with a well-known Yogi Berra quote. Really. I happened to turn on the news...
I'm sure we all did this as kids—get excited about something and then go to mom, but she thinks that "something" is too risky and says "no." I know I did this as a kid, and then I'd go...
Did you ever have a debate (okay - argument!) with someone and later on have the proverbial light bulb come on in your head? That slap your palm against your forehead in a "WHY didn't I think to say...
I was stunned at what I heard listening to the oral arguments before SCOTUS on Trump's appeal of Colorado denying him ballot access. As the the title suggests I had two main reactions. First, Colorado's lead attorney BLEW it....
The dominoes are starting to fall in Trump world. The GOP frontrunning is still reeling from the appellate court ruling that he does not have presidential immunity for the January 6 insurrection. As they put it, "It would be...
"Time is of the Essence." I first saw that in a legal context that applied to me back when I was married and we made our first offer to buy a house. In effect it means that once in...

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