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Federalism Comes Out As the Winner in Murphy v. NCAA

The recent decision from the U.S. Supreme Court in Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association is a major victory for federalism. The ruling, which struck down a federal law that blocked states from “authorizing” sports gambling under their own state … Continue reading

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MATT “GUITAR” MURPHY DIES: Blues Brothers Guitarist And Noted Sideman Was 88. How good a guit…

MATT “GUITAR” MURPHY DIES: Blues Brothers Guitarist And Noted Sideman Was 88. How good a guitarist was Matt Murphy? When asked by Guitar World’s Brad Tolinski, “What kind of music were you playing at that time?”, when Page was first … Continue reading

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The Potentially Far-Reaching Implications of Murphy v. NCAA Outside of Sports Betting

Cory D. Lapin The Supreme Court’s May 14, 2018, decision in Murphy v. NCAA was focused on sports betting, however, the case at its core served as a stress test on the Tenth Amendment and state sovereignty. No. 16-476, 2018 … Continue reading

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REX MURPHY: THE CONTEMPTIBLE CONCEPT OF ‘WHITE PRIVILEGE’ IS JUST UGLY, ANGRY RACISM. Justin Tr…

REX MURPHY: THE CONTEMPTIBLE CONCEPT OF ‘WHITE PRIVILEGE’ IS JUST UGLY, ANGRY RACISM. Justin Trudeau’s white privilege halo has collateral benefits. Under his privileged-plumed wing, a lot of candidates sailed to election victory, possibly even Caesar-Chavannes herself. Does she deplore … Continue reading

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Government Files Brief in Opposition to Cert. Petition in Murphy

The Government yesterday filed its brief in opposition to the petition for certiorari filed by the taxpayer in Murphy v. IRS, 493 F.3d 170 (D.C. Cir. 7/3/07): The court of appeals correctly concluded that compensatory damages received for emotional distress… … Continue reading

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