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N.Y.U. Law Review Online presents the Merrick Garland Project, which seeks to present Chief Judge Garland’s judicial record in a unique and accessible way—by curating a selection of Judge Garland’s opinions authored while on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...

In his response, Farmer expands upon Christiansen’s proposed preemption analysis in the electric power sector context, by examining the question whether the State’s purpose in enacting a law is relevant to determining whether that law is preempted by the FPA. The answer to this...

On February 24, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in Hughes v. Talen Energy Marketing. In deciding this case, the Court must determine whether an effort by the State of Maryland to incentivize the construction of new power plants is field preempted by the Federal...

Ignacio Diaz Aguilar’s felony conviction for document forgery made him a priority for deportation and disqualified him from the possibility of discretionary relief from removal, despite apparently significant equities and mitigating factors. And yet, when Federal District Court Judge Jack...

To what extent should a court risk chilling the right to petition the government by allowing evidence of unpopular petitioning to prove the violation of customary international law? In two recent lower court cases, plaintiffs alleging human rights abuses brought suit in federal court under...

“We must proceed with caution” remains a clarion call of marriage equality opponents. Courts have previously rejected this argument on two grounds: First, states cannot save an otherwise unconstitutional law by raising the specter of theoretical harms that may run rampant if the law...

This Comment argues in favor of large-scale reform that would make it much more difficult to avoid immunizing children. Part I provides background on the sources of this problem and contends that there is an extremely strong state interest in eradicating diseases to which the countervailing...

On April 22, 2014 the Supreme Court will hear argument in American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc....

 

Professor Eagly's October 2013 article, "Criminal Justice for Noncitizens: An Analysis of Variation in Local Enforcement," is ...

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