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Alito Thinks His Pro-Insurrection House Decoration Doesn’t Make Him Biased – See Also

(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Alito Still Keeping Up The Impartial Act: Why stop blaming the wife if it keeps working? Prepare For The TikTok Showdown!: The major free speech case is on the fast track. Adios, Jenna Ellis!: Have…

Jenna Ellis Is Sorry About All That

Jenna Ellis (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images) Yesterday, Donald Trump’s former attorney Jenna Ellis agreed to a three-year suspension from the bar in her home state of Colorado. The MAGA mean girl had previously accepted censure for multiple public false…

They May Have Failed To Inform Us, But They Knew! – See Also

They May Have Failed To Inform Us, But They Knew! – See Also – Above the Law Skip to content × Love ATL? Let’s make it official.Sign up for our newsletter. We will never sell or share your information without…

Federal Judge Rebukes Alito’s Flag Antics As ‘Improper’ And ‘Dumb’

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) Ed. note: Welcome to our daily feature, Quote of the Day. To put it bluntly, any judge with reasonable ethical instincts would have realized immediately that flying the flag then and in that way was…

Kayleigh McEnany Shows Off Harvard Law Degree Asking Why State Criminal Cases Aren’t In Federal Court

(Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Former Trump press secretary Kayleigh McEnany used to write for this very publication while she finished up her Harvard Law School education. Perhaps she was a bit distracted in school because her recent attempts at…

When Contracts Go Wild – Above the Law

Olga V. Mack is a Fellow at CodeX, The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics, and a Generative AI Editor at law.MIT. Olga embraces legal innovation and had dedicated her career to improving and shaping the future of law. She is…

Trump Loses Bid For Sanctions On NY Prosecutors. Again.

(Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images) And the hits just keep on coming! Fresh off of going 0 for 2 with the First Department, Donald Trump took another drubbing from Justice Juan Merchan, who is presiding over his false business…

How Appealing Weekly Roundup – Above the Law

(Image via Getty) Ed. Note: A weekly roundup of just a few items from Howard Bashman’s How Appealing blog, the Web’s first blog devoted to appellate litigation. Check out these stories and more at How Appealing. “Supreme Court rules against…

Lawyers Should Sometimes Work Cases Up Less If They Are Going to Settle

Lawyers sometimes have a knee-jerk reaction to do everything they can to work up a case and strengthen a client’s position. Attorneys might fear the wrath of a client if they find out a lawyer could have done more, and…

Lawyers Love Long Speeches – Above the Law

(image via Getty) Ed. Note: Welcome to our daily feature Trivia Question of the Day! Who was the principal speaker — delivering a notoriously long address — at the first Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in 1868? Hint:…