by Caroline Cox
Congratulations to Mary L. Bonauto, member of the ACS Boston Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors, and Jonathan Rapping, member of the ACS Georgia Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors, on their selection as a 2014 MacArthur Fellow (commonly known as the MacArthur Genius award).
Happy Constitution Day! Dahlia Lithwick of Slate examines the holiday and whether the celebration is itself unconstitutional.
In The New York Times, Adam Liptak previews an upcoming Supreme Court case that examines the privacy of statements made during jury deliberations.
Brian Bakst of The Associated Press reports on Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recent comments that a ruling on same-sex marriage from the U.S. Court for the Sixth Circuit could influence when the Supreme Court weighs in.
In The New Yorker, Jeffrey Toobin explores how the standard of “undue burden” is disappearing from abortion rights debates and cases.