The opinion should have ended at paragraph 9. Nothing else was required and everything beyond it merely confuses the issue when properly presented in a later case. This is the reason a cardinal rule o ..
Interesting reading, Tom and others. I have made various pepper relishes and spreads over the past 10 years or so and am also an attorney in private practice in Columbia, SC and favor Thai cuisine and ..
When did part of being a conservative become thinking one can figure this out entirely for oneself without regarding one's predecessors? I know Justice Scalia is certainly an advocate of that notion, ..
Words or phrases may, however, be supplied by the courts and inserted in a statute, where that is necessary to obviate repugnancy and inconsistency in the statute, complete the sense thereof, and give ..
My palinode is here. In the name of not rewriting the statute, Coleman would do exactly that. Regardless, this is or should be distinguishable from the McDaniel case, because there is plenty of case l ..
For those who don't recall, Judge Dennis is the one whom Judge Jones told to "shut up". http://texaslawyer.typepad.com/texas_lawyer_blog/2011/09/5th-circuit-chief-judge-edith-jones-says-judge-james-de ..