• Gay, Law Schools, Quote of the Day, Richard Posner

    Judge Posner Clarifies Remarks on Homosexual Priests

    Earlier this week, we selected as a Quote of the Day a controversial quip from a post by Judge Richard Posner on The Becker-Posner Blog. The quote read: The problem of priests’ sexually molesting boys would be solved if priests were allowed to marry and if women could be priests, because then the priesthood would […]

    170 Comments / / Dec 3, 2010 at 2:13 PM
  • 9/11, Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 10.08.10

    * Sh*t just got real. Real canceled. [New York Daily News] * Some activist judge in Michigan refused to strike down Obamacare. [Los Angeles Times] * Aaah, burqa burqa burqa. [CNN] * Guys at Elie’s law school burned 9/11 memorials all the time, it was no big deal. Until prosecutors got tough. [New York Post] […]

    29 Comments / / Oct 8, 2010 at 9:02 AM
  • Television

    A Modest Review of Outlaw

    It’s not often that those of us in the legal field get a television show to call our own. So very few shows attempt to capture our passion — our calling — on the small screen. So it was with great anticipation that I watched the pilot of Outlaw, a show that premiered last Wednesday […]

    28 Comments / / Sep 20, 2010 at 11:19 AM