Nov 26, 5:52 PM PST
Today's edition of The Rapid City Journal contains an article that begins, "For the first time in South Dakota's history, the state Supreme Court will have two women among the five justices, and one of the two will be a Rapid City resident, Circuit Judge Janine Kern."
Nov 26, 3:44 PM PST
"They say that [Dorian Johnson] made up the claim that Brown had his hands up which kickstarted the ‘Hands up, don’t shoot’ protest movement." In his TV interviews Johnson said that Wilson shot Brown in the back at which point he turned round with his hands up saying: ‘I don’t have a...
Nov 26, 2:29 PM PST
...which is under AAUP investigation (and, I expect, likely censure) for its elimination of large numbers of faculty positions. (Earlier item.) If you sign the letter, use the location field to give your institutional affiliation. (Thanks to Gideon Rosen for...
Nov 26, 1:55 PM PST
I created a new LinkedIn group called Legal Academia for legal academics to share useful links, posts, scholarship, events, etc. Shameless-self promotion is welcomed — as long as what you promote is good. Who Can Join? Anyone can join — non-academics can join too if you want to...