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  • ABUJA, March 28 (Reuters) – A Nigerian judge on Thursday ordered the arrest of the leader of a group seeking the secession of a southeastern region over his failure to attend hearings nearly two years after his release on bail. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/aEjQmBUGZHA/idAFL8N21F5ON
  • Amy Howe analyzes yesterday’s oral argument in Kisor v. Wilkie, in which the justices considered whether to overrule precedents that require courts to defer to a federal agency’s reasonable interpretation of its own regulations, for this blog, in a post that first appeared at Howe on the Court; she reports that the justices were “deeply […]
  • Novelist Amy Impellizzeri Joins The Jabot Podcast: She dishes on writing, life after Biglaw, and the benefits of her law degree. The Almost Perfect Bracket: The Biglaw associate behind it. What’s The Deal With George And Kellyanne Conway’s Marriage? A discussion. The Sweet 16: The true crime bracket. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/9c-ql6irB6c/
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  • <img width="150" src="https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400-150×150.jpg" alt="Opinion analysis: The justices wish Sturgeon “good hunting” in Sturgeon v. Frost” title=”Opinion analysis: The justices wish Sturgeon “good hunting” in Sturgeon v. Frost” srcset=”https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400-150×150.jpg 150w, https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400-300×300.jpg 300w, https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400.jpg 400w” sizes=”(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px”>Sturgeon v. Frost” title=”Opinion analysis: The justices wish Sturgeon “good hunting” in Sturgeon v. Frost” srcset=”https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400-150×150.jpg 150w, https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/SocialLogo_400x400-300×300.jpg 300w, […]
  • Countless women are now able to practice law in federal courts thanks to her advocacy. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/abovethelaw/~3/XJeX5fpLKQQ/
  • The Supreme Court heard oral argument this morning in a dispute over veterans’ benefits that could become one of the most significant cases of the term. Although the case arose when the Department of Veterans Affairs refused to give James Kisor, who served as a Marine during the Vietnam War, benefits for his post-traumatic-stress disorder […]
  • This morning’s decision in Lorenzo v. Securities and Exchange Commission brings no surprises, as the court’s holding follows the views apparent at the oral argument (discussed in my earlier post). Specifically, Justice Stephen Breyer’s opinion for six justices holds that defendant Francis Lorenzo is liable for participating in an unlawful scheme to defraud by distributing […]
  • John Elwood reviews Monday’s relists. After last week’s relist commotion, this week the changes are fewer, more subtle, and bad news for petitioners. Eight-time relist Newton v. Indiana, 17-1511, involving whether Miller v. Alabama applies to discretionary sentences of life without parole imposed for juvenile offenses, has been downgraded to a “hold” for last week’s […]
  • LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) – Sellers of West African grades assessed Asian demand to be rebounding, dispelling market concerns about signs of an economic slowdown and competition from abundant U.S. shale oil. Source: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/AfricaNigeriaNews/~3/ZB4K2rxxBmE/idAFL8N21E6CT
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