WSJ Law Blog
Dec 11, 11:03 AM PST
A Senate committee Wednesday approved President Barack Obama’s nominee for the no. 2 job at the Department of Homeland Security over the objections of Republicans who said there’s a cloud hanging over the pick.
Dec 11, 11:00 AM PST
Pamela A. MacLean has this post at her "Trial Insider" blog reporting on a ruling that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued today.
The Volokh Conspiracy
Dec 11, 10:54 AM PST
(Ilya Somin) Uruguay recently adopted the most far-reaching legalization of marijuana attempted by any nation in recent decades: The passage of a landmark marijuana legalization measure Tuesday means Uruguay is set to become the first country in the world to have a...
Dec 11, 10:47 AM PST
Organizers at a church in Neath, Wales don’t mind rules requiring the donkey-riding Mary in a childrens’ Nativity play to be wearing a crash helmet, or as the case may be “riding hat.” They say the eight-year-old’s costuming can readily be arranged to conceal the anachronistic...