Morning Docket

Morning Docket 02.22.10

John Yoo John C Yoo John Choon Yoo law professor.jpg* The DOJ decision to reject sanctions against John Yoo and Jay Bybee set off a legal debate this weekend… [Washington Post]
* … along the lines of “Justice Department Will Not Punish Yoo and Bybee Because Most Lawyers Are Scum Anyway.” [Balkinization]
* The woes of law grads in Philadelphia. [Philadelphia Business Journal]
* The FBI and a Philadelphia prosecutor are now investigating the Pennsylvania school spycam case. The school district has retained Ballard Spahr to defend it. The student who originally filed the class action lawsuit for invasion of privacy, Blake Robbins, was accused of drug dealing, though he says he was just eating Mike & Ike candies. [ABC News]
* Prominent Wilson Sonsini biotech lawyer Albert Halluin and his 60-year-old fiancee died in a small plane crash on Friday night. [San Francisco Chronicle]
* Alexander Haig, former Secretary of State and adviser to lawyer-presidents Nixon and Ford, passed away this weekend. [New York Times]

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