John Roberts

  • Morning Docket: 08.12.14

    …12 Aug 2014 at 8:36 AM American Bar Association / ABA, Cass Sunstein, Celebrities, Crime, Deaths, Federal Judges, John Roberts, Law Schools, Morning Docket, SCOTUS, Supreme Court, Violence * "No person, no matter how high, is above the law." It would seem Chief Judge John Roberts is unfamiliar with many of the attorneys we write about on a daily…

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  • Riley’s best line

    ….” — Chief Justice Roberts, writing for the Court in Riley v. California, in which the Justices unanimously disallowed warrantless police searches of arrestees’ cell phones. Tweet Tags: cellphones, Fourth Amendment, John Roberts Riley’s best line is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system …

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  • SCOTUS Gets Saucy With The Po-Po

    …Our answer to the question of what police must do before searching a cell phone seized incident to an arrest is accordingly simple — get a warrant. - Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the Court in Riley v. California, holding that the police generally need warrants to search the cellphones of people they arrest. These cases require us…

    6 readers - Above the Law
  • Legal Eagle Wedding Watch: Wachtell It To My Heart

    … Roh and Gerard Sinzdak(Buy them a garment bag.) The Case: - Who loves a SCOTUS wedding? We do! We do! This bride and groom met while clerking at the Supreme Court in 2011-12, she for Chief Justice Roberts and he for Justice Ginsburg. - Colleen was summa at Columbia and summa(!) at Harvard Law; she also has a teaching certificate and a Master…

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  • Morning Docket: 04.28.14

    …28 Apr 2014 at 9:17 AM Affirmative Action, Biglaw, Football, Gay, Gay Marriage, John Roberts, Morning Docket, Racism, SCOTUS, Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court * Meow! Last week, in a rare move, Justice Sonia Sotomayor let the world see that she's not exactly the best of friends with Chief Justice John Roberts through her fiery dissent…

    1 readers - Staci Zaretsky/ Above the Law
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