Diane Wood

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“The only way to know whether voters want to cancel their registration is to ask them," 7th Circuit Chief Judge Diane Wood wrote.
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A White House official told the Huffington Post on Tuesday that "there were serious conversations with other potential nominees
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Catherine Epstein of the Women's Media Center thinks it's significant that we celebrate the date a U.S. government agency
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For that matter, does anybody really believe the Supremes sing anything but unrestrained political ditties in their black
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Mr. President: In that fight over health care, when you stood for something, and fought for it, you won.
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But her liberal track record could be a potential obstacle for Wood, who will have to be confirmed by a sharply polarized
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Dems on the far left are angry and frustrated that President Obama didn't nominate a lefty doppelganger of the hard right justice Antonin Scalia -- for example, Diane Wood.
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One of the weirder qualities attributed to Elena Kagan is the widespread belief that she somehow will be able to reliably "persuade" perennial swing-vote Justice Kennedy. Is she some kind of mentalist?
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My claim against Glenn is that he is fudging a critical distinction to the end of painting Kagan as some kind of Bush-Cheney
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A federal appellate court today revived a Jewish family's lawsuit against a Chicago condominium association that repeatedly
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PREVIOUSLY, on the HUFFINGTON POST: TNR's "Case Against Sotomayor" Reliant On Anonymous Sources, Uninformed Opinion Unlike
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The debate over whether Sullivan or Karlan could make it through the approval process given their sexual orientation is an important one, and it illustrates just how far America has to go towards tolerance and equality.
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On its face, the so-called mezuzah case sparks an interesting question: Does a condo association violate owners' civil rights
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Durbin says there are some outstanding potential choices for the US Supreme Court right here in Chicago. He suggests Federal
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On the widely-reported list of candidates the president is expected to consider are at least two federal judges from his
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With the announcement that Justice David Souter is planning on retiring from the Supreme Court to return to New Hampshire
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William Fletcher: A U.S. federal appeals court judge on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (the same circuit as one Jay Bybee