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[Eugene Volokh] The United States Is Both a Republic and a Democracy

[A couple of items I read in the last several days — including one I'll blog about later this week — lead me to write again about this question, adapting some items I wrote up when we were at the … Continue reading

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Regional Focus: United States – Pt. 2

Publications:The Application of the “One Central Reason” Standard in Asylum and Withholding of Removal Cases (Congressional Research Service, Dec. 2017) [text]Border Patrol Termination Rates: Discipline and Performance Problems Signal Need for Reform, Policy Analysis, no. 825 (Cato Institute, Nov. 2017) … Continue reading

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Regional Focus: United States

News & developments:"Stoking Fears, Trump Defied Bureaucracy to Advance Immigration Agenda," New York Times, 23 Dec. 2017 [text]Trump Administration Makes Down Payment on Campaign Pledges to Address Illegal Immigration, Top 10 Migration Issues of 2017, no. 4 (Migration Information Source, … Continue reading

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Nalder v. United Automobile Ins. Co. (9th Cir. – Dec. 27, 2017)

You knew it was going to happen.  It had to.But I didn't realize until today that it would only take around a week.The first (star) footnote of today's opinion, which appears immediately after the composition of this two-judge panel (Judges … Continue reading

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Court kicks kickback case’s crux (Sabri v. United States)

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of Quimbee study aids (a $72 value) for law student members. And if you go Premium, you’ll receive Quimbee … Continue reading

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