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After feds bust U.S. rep for insider trading in Pharma stock, will Congress drain ethics swamp?

At a time when prescription drug prices keep skyrocketing and Americans pay hundreds of billions of dollars for medications that account for as much as 15 percent of all U.S. health care spending, federal law enforcers provided a rare and jarring … Continue reading

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Corfield and the Power of Congress

I’ve been researching how the Reconstruction Congresses understood Justice Washington’s opinion in Corfield v. Coryell. One point that I had not previously considered is that among the privileges and immunities of citizenship Washington named in that opinion was “protection by the … Continue reading

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Should Congress Reconsider the Tax Exemption of Pro Sports Organizations?

The Properly Reducing Overexemptions for Sports Act (S. 3086) (PRO Sports Act) is a bill to eliminate the nonprofit status for the league offices of professional sports organizations. Amending the tax code in this area would end a provision that … Continue reading

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HEADS ON PIKES:  Peter Strzok Gives Congress Arrogant Lecture About Bias….

HEADS ON PIKES:  Peter Strzok Gives Congress Arrogant Lecture About Bias. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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"Defying Congress, Jeff Sessions Keeps Blocking Medical Marijuana Research"

The title of this post is the headline of this recent Reason piece by Mike Riggs, which gets started this way: It's been almost two years since the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) began accepting applications for new growers of research … Continue reading

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