• Lynn Hughes RF Judge Lynn Hughes

    Federal Judges, Judge of the Day, Labor / Employment, Minority Issues, Racism, Religion, Texas

    Judge of the Day: Lynn Hughes Strikes Again

    Judge Hughes is at it again, according to a new recusal motion.

    49 Comments / / Feb 1, 2013 at 2:44 PM
  • Affirmative Action, Biglaw, Crime, Food, Health Care / Medicine, Law Schools, Morning Docket, Murder, Racism, SCOTUS, Utah

    Morning Docket: 09.14.11

    * With yesterday’s decision from Pennsylvania, the game is now tied for Obamacare at the federal district court level. Come on, SCOTUS, just grant someone certiorari already. [Bloomberg] * Keep this in mind if you’re applying to law school this year: if you’re white, it ain’t aight. Who knew that there could be “anti-white bias” […]

    51 Comments / / Sep 14, 2011 at 9:16 AM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 05.20.11

    * Should innkeepers with religious beliefs be able to turn away same-sex couples seeking marriage reception venues? [Burlington Free Press] * What are the best law firms in different cities and regions of the country? Check out the Vault regional rankings. [Vault’s Law Blog] * I bet she bites off the next thing he forces […]

    16 Comments / / Jul 20, 2011 at 5:53 PM
  • Celebrities, Hotties, India, Law Schools, LLMs

    Feeling Hot Hot Hot: From NYU LLM Student to Beauty Queen

    The holder of an LLM from NYU was just named Miss India. How beautiful must you be in order to rank #1 out of 600 million women?

    57 Comments / / Jul 18, 2011 at 5:46 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 06.06.11

    * Kashmir Hill’s take on Weinergate. She shares my admiration for Rep. Anthony Weiner’s sculpted physique, as showcased in his shirtless pics. [Not-So Private Parts / Forbes] * Charles Colman poses a question for intellectual-property types to puzzle over: “at what point is a slogan so descriptive that it would simply be unreasonable to let […]

    8 Comments / / Jun 6, 2011 at 6:02 PM