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  • Continued coverage and commentary on President Donald Trump’s nomination last night of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court dominates today’s news. Coverage of the nomination comes from Mark Matthews and others in the Denver Post; Richard Wolf of USA Today; Mark Sherman at the Associated Press; Mark Walsh at Education Week’s School Law Blog, […]
  • The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Wednesday. – – – – – GLOBAL MARKETS The dollar was put on the defensive in Asia on Wednesday after the Trump administration accused Germany and Japan of devaluing their currencies to gain a trade […]
  • * Quarter ended Dec 2016 loss before tax of 76.5 million naira versus profit of 114.1 million naira year ago Source:
  • * H1 ended Dec 2016 loss before interest and tax of 2.8 million naira versus profit of 2.9 million naira year ago Source:
  • The petition of the day is: Ohio v. Hand 16-711 Issue: Whether the absence of the right to trial by jury in juvenile delinquency proceedings results in a juvenile adjudication falling outside the prior-conviction exception set out in Apprendi v. New Jersey. The post Petition of the day appeared first on SCOTUSblog. Source:
  • In reaction to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch, politicians and interest groups are releasing statements. We’ve collected all of those we have received below, and will continue to update this post. We invite you to alert us ( to any statements we have missed. In support of the nomination: American Center for […]
  • This evening President Donald Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit to the Supreme Court. Early coverage comes Amy Howe for this blog as well as Jessica Taylor of NPR; Pete Williams of NBC News; Lydia Wheeler and Jordan Fabian of The Hill; Ariane de Vogue of […]
  • ATL editors David Lat and Elie Mystal break down Donald Trump’s Supreme Court event in real time. Source:
  • * Adam Feldman makes the case for Justice Neil Gorsuch. (Visit Above the Law at 8 p.m. for our live coverage of the Supreme Court announcement.) [Empirical SCOTUS] * Speaking of SCOTUS, a former shortlister and current feeder judge, Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson, has a new book out: All Falling Faiths: Reflections on the Promise […]
  • It’s unclear if the bulk of advisors will be willing to take the legal risk of doing what’s right for their client. Source:
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