Stephen Dillard

  • Quote of the Day, Sex, State Judges, Stephen Dillard

    Quote of the Day: Dueling Definitions of ‘Dominatrix’

    See The Compact Oxford English Dictionary 486 (2d ed. 1991) (defining “dominatrix” as a “female dominator; mistress, lady”); see also Urban Dictionary (retrieved on Aug. 23, 2011) (defining “dominatrix” as, inter alia, “a woman who controls her partner mentally and physically, usually in a sexual way,” and “is stereotypically pictured as wearing stiletto boots, [a] […]

    6 Comments / / Sep 15, 2011 at 3:40 PM
  • Clarence Thomas, Non-Sequiturs, Stephen Dillard

    Non-Sequiturs: 10.20.10

    * Ginni Thomas cancels a radio appearance in the wake of the controversy over her phone call to Anita Hill. [The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times] * Consistent with its name, TheDirty website takes the view that you can’t keep (nude photos of) a good woman down. [The Not-So-Private Parts / Forbes] * Congratulations […]

    2 Comments / / Oct 20, 2010 at 6:33 PM
  • Gay Marriage, Gender, J. Harvie Wilkinson III, Neal Katyal, Non-Sequiturs, Richard Posner, Stephen Dillard, White-Collar Crime

    Non-Sequiturs: 09.05.06

    * Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III (at right), the leading conservative of the post-Luttig Fourth Circuit, speaks out against the Federal Marriage Amendment. Interesting. But has he effectively recused himself from any case involving these issues — and scuttled any remaining SCOTUS hopes he might have had? [Washington Post via Volokh Conspiracy] * Someone call […]

    0 Comments / / Sep 5, 2006 at 5:18 PM