LegalEyes for October 17, 2014

October 17, 2014

by Caroline Cox

Norm Ornstein argues in The Atlantic that the money flooding into judicial elections is the dangerous result of Citizens United.

In Slate, Dahlia Lithwick considers what the Supreme Court’s silence on the major issues before it means.

David Earley considers whether buying influence through campaign finance is a right in the blog for the Brennan Center for Justice.

In The New Republic, Yishai Schwartz writes about the right way to end the attacks on abortion and voting rights.

Kasey Burton provides an overview in the Alliance for Justice blog of oral arguments for Integrity Staffing Solutions v. Busk, which considers whether employees must be paid for time spent in mandatory security clearings.