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Walter  Olson

Chronicling the high cost of our legal system

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"Tread Carefully on Mental-Health Reform"
Compulsory civil commitment under a lighter burden of proof, or with less advance process? Government lists of those who have sought help with mental health problems? "Conservatives who are understandably concerned about the potential slippery slope ...
Friday, March 16, 2018

Environment roundup
"Lolita the killer whale has lived at Miami Seaquarium since 1970. Do the conditions of her confinement, including sharing her tank with dolphins that engage in inappropriate sexual behavior, amount to ‘harm' and ‘harassment' in violation of federal ...
Friday, March 16, 2018

Texas battles foster care decree
Do teenagers have a constitutional right to drivers' education as a part of substantive due process? That's one question raised by a hard-fought battle over federal judge Janis Jack's virtual takeover of the Texas foster care system. The state has st...
Friday, March 16, 2018

Higher education roundup
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: "There's been criticism of some college codes of conduct for not giving the accused person a fair opportunity to be heard, and that's one of the basic tenets of our system, as you know, everyone deserves a fair hearing." Jeffrey ...
Thursday, March 15, 2018

"Is Everyone Now for Federalism?"
"Is there now more opportunity for cross-ideological support for [federalism]? Or do continuing divisions on the nature of federalism such as the debate between competitive and cooperative federalism make this an unpromising alliance?" Panel at Feder...
Thursday, March 15, 2018

March 14 roundup
"Special economic zones can be anything from tools of crony capitalism to seeds of a freer world order." [Tom W. Bell on The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones by Lotta Moberg] 33 state constitutions have "baby Ninths," which like federal ve...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Yale admissions office responds to my WSJ piece
Jeremiah Quinlan, dean of undergraduate admissions at Yale, has written a letter to the Wall Street Journal responding to my opinion piece last week. Countering a claim I never made, he asserts that civic activism in an applying student is not "the o...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

"Woman claims injury caused by drag queen's breast, sues Hamburger Mary's for $1.5 million"
While it may be too early to evaluate the merits of the allegations, to which it appears the restaurant has not yet responded, that isn't going to stop most of us from clicking. [WESH; Ryan Williams-Jent, Watermark Online; Tampa, Fla.] Tags: restaura...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Baltimore will sponsor student anti-gun protests
Taxpayers will shell out $100,000 so the city of Baltimore can bus public school students to an anti-gun rally. And that's only the start of what's wrong here, I write in a new Cato post. "A protest outing that is ardently enabled or even meticulousl...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

"California Bill Would Mandate Gender Quotas For Publicly Traded Companies"
"Earlier this month, California Senators Hannah-Beth Jackson and Toni G. Atkins introduced a bill, SB 826, that would require a publicly held corporation with its principal places of business in California to have a minimum number of women directors....
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

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