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Habibi: Civil "Aggravated Felony" Definition Clashes With Supreme Court Rules Interpreting The Same Statute

On September 14, 2011, the Ninth Circuit decided in Habibi how long it takes for a year to elapse, holding that "one year" in the "aggravated felony" statute takes less time than an astronomical year. Even though the decision was … Continue reading

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Hernandez Lopez on local regulation and culture clashes

New on SSRN: "LA's Taco Truck War: How Law Cooks Food Culture Contests" by Ernesto Hernandez Lopez (Chapman). Abstract: This paper examines the Los Angeles "Taco Truck War" (2008-9), when the city of Los Angeles and LA county used parking… … Continue reading

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