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Of Great Use And Interest: Constitutional Governance And Judicial Power- The History Of The California Supreme Court, Donald Warner Apr 2017

Of Great Use And Interest: Constitutional Governance And Judicial Power- The History Of The California Supreme Court, Donald Warner

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Appellate Standards Of Review Then And Now, Yves-Marie Morissette Apr 2017

Appellate Standards Of Review Then And Now, Yves-Marie Morissette

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


A History Of The Missouri Court Of Appeals: The Role Of Regional Conflicts In Shaping Intermediate Appellate Court Structure, Jamie Pamela Rasmussen Oct 2016

A History Of The Missouri Court Of Appeals: The Role Of Regional Conflicts In Shaping Intermediate Appellate Court Structure, Jamie Pamela Rasmussen

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Appellate Remedy: The Ancient Precedents Of A Modern Right, Peter S. Poland Apr 2016

Appellate Remedy: The Ancient Precedents Of A Modern Right, Peter S. Poland

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Patent Eligibility And Physicality In The Early History Of Patent Law And Practice, Ben Mceniery Jan 2016

Patent Eligibility And Physicality In The Early History Of Patent Law And Practice, Ben Mceniery

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

No abstract provided.


Creating Kairos At The Supreme Court: Shelby County, Citizens United, Hobby Lobby, And The Judicial Construction Of Right Moments, Linda L. Berger Oct 2015

Creating Kairos At The Supreme Court: Shelby County, Citizens United, Hobby Lobby, And The Judicial Construction Of Right Moments, Linda L. Berger

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Oral Argument In The Early Roberts Court: A Qualitative And Quantitative Analysis Of Individual Justice Behavior, James C. Phillips, Edward L. Carter Jul 2015

Oral Argument In The Early Roberts Court: A Qualitative And Quantitative Analysis Of Individual Justice Behavior, James C. Phillips, Edward L. Carter

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


The First And The Last, Nancy Bellhouse May Apr 2013

The First And The Last, Nancy Bellhouse May

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


The Decline Of Oral Argument In The Federal Courts Of Appeals: A Modest Proposal For Reform, David R. Cleveland, Steven Wisotsky Apr 2012

The Decline Of Oral Argument In The Federal Courts Of Appeals: A Modest Proposal For Reform, David R. Cleveland, Steven Wisotsky

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Comparing Appels And Oranges: Evaluating The Link Between Appeal Processes And Judiciary Structures In Canada And France, Mike Madden Oct 2011

Comparing Appels And Oranges: Evaluating The Link Between Appeal Processes And Judiciary Structures In Canada And France, Mike Madden

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Back To The Drawing Board: Re-Examining Accepted Premises Of Regional Circuit Structure, Martha Dragich Oct 2011

Back To The Drawing Board: Re-Examining Accepted Premises Of Regional Circuit Structure, Martha Dragich

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


When Is Finality . . . Final? Rehearing And Resurrection In The Supreme Court, Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl Apr 2011

When Is Finality . . . Final? Rehearing And Resurrection In The Supreme Court, Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


The Finality Of Appeal, Nancy Bellhouse May Apr 2011

The Finality Of Appeal, Nancy Bellhouse May

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Abandoning Law Reports For Official Digital Case Law, Peter W. Martin Apr 2011

Abandoning Law Reports For Official Digital Case Law, Peter W. Martin

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


"A Watchdog For The Good Of The Order": The Ninth Circuit's En Banc Coordinator, Stephen L. Wasby Apr 2011

"A Watchdog For The Good Of The Order": The Ninth Circuit's En Banc Coordinator, Stephen L. Wasby

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Taking The Long View, Nancy Bellhouse May Apr 2010

Taking The Long View, Nancy Bellhouse May

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Written And Oral Persuasion In The United States Courts: A District Judge's Perspective On Their History, Function, And Future, Mark R. Kravitz Oct 2009

Written And Oral Persuasion In The United States Courts: A District Judge's Perspective On Their History, Function, And Future, Mark R. Kravitz

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Narratives Drawn From Rich Experience: Mayer Brown's Federal Appellate Practice, Patrick E. Higginbotham Oct 2009

Narratives Drawn From Rich Experience: Mayer Brown's Federal Appellate Practice, Patrick E. Higginbotham

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


"We're Your Government And We're Here To Help": Obtaining Amicus Support From The Federal Government In Supreme Court Cases, Patricia A. Millett Apr 2009

"We're Your Government And We're Here To Help": Obtaining Amicus Support From The Federal Government In Supreme Court Cases, Patricia A. Millett

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Overturning The Last Stone: The Final Step In Returning Precedential Status To All Opinions, David R. Cleveland Apr 2009

Overturning The Last Stone: The Final Step In Returning Precedential Status To All Opinions, David R. Cleveland

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Constitutional Law—Equal Protection & Due Process—Is The Arkansas Supreme Court Abandoning Judicial Federalism?, Alexander Justiss Oct 2007

Constitutional Law—Equal Protection & Due Process—Is The Arkansas Supreme Court Abandoning Judicial Federalism?, Alexander Justiss

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

This note examines the history of judicial federalism by discussing the history of its use, as well as the analytical models that have been produced by its various adoptive jurisdictions. The development of these models has given courts much authority in determining the scope of individual rights within their respective jurisdictions. Further, a discussion follows that explores the criticisms directed at the use of such authority.

This note also examines the Arkansas Supreme Court's adoption and use of judicial federalism as a necessary safeguard against governmental infringements on individual rights, particularly those involving the right to privacy. Although such ...


Religious Liberty That Almost Wasn't: On The Origin Of The Establishment Clause Of The First Amendment, Gregory C. Downs Oct 2007

Religious Liberty That Almost Wasn't: On The Origin Of The Establishment Clause Of The First Amendment, Gregory C. Downs

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

The purpose of this article is to briefly examine the origin of the Establishment Clause in the event sometimes referred to as the "Virginia Experience," and to consider the possibility that the significant "leading roles" in the First Amendment's creation were not limited to Jefferson and Madison. Further, Madison's leading role in the actual sponsorship of the First Amendment may not have been entirely voluntary. With the ever-present litigation and controversies revolving around the extent and meaning of the First Amendment's Establishment Clause, the overlooked history of the creation of the First Amendment is both interesting and ...


Experience Matters: The Rise Of A Supreme Court Bar And Its Effect On Certiorari, Joseph W. Swanson Apr 2007

Experience Matters: The Rise Of A Supreme Court Bar And Its Effect On Certiorari, Joseph W. Swanson

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


A Modest Proposal For Regulating Unpublished, Non-Precedential Federal Appellate Opinions While Courts And Litigants Adapt To Federal Rule Of Appellate Procedure 32.1, Sarah E. Ricks Apr 2007

A Modest Proposal For Regulating Unpublished, Non-Precedential Federal Appellate Opinions While Courts And Litigants Adapt To Federal Rule Of Appellate Procedure 32.1, Sarah E. Ricks

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Seeking Best Practices Among Intermediate Courts Of Appeal: A Nascent Journey, W. Warren H. Binford, Preston C. Greene, Maria C. Schmidlkofer Apr 2007

Seeking Best Practices Among Intermediate Courts Of Appeal: A Nascent Journey, W. Warren H. Binford, Preston C. Greene, Maria C. Schmidlkofer

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


When Is Oral Argument Important? A Judicial Clerk's View Of The Debate, Michael Duvall Apr 2007

When Is Oral Argument Important? A Judicial Clerk's View Of The Debate, Michael Duvall

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


A Snapshot Of Briefs, Opinions, And Citations In Federal Appeals, Robert Timothy Reagan Oct 2006

A Snapshot Of Briefs, Opinions, And Citations In Federal Appeals, Robert Timothy Reagan

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Constitutional Law—Commerce Clause—California Takes A Hit: The Supreme Court Upholds Congressional Authority Over The State-Approved Use Of Medicinal Marijuana. Gonzales V. Raich, 545 U.S. 1 (2005)., Rick Behring Jr. Jul 2006

Constitutional Law—Commerce Clause—California Takes A Hit: The Supreme Court Upholds Congressional Authority Over The State-Approved Use Of Medicinal Marijuana. Gonzales V. Raich, 545 U.S. 1 (2005)., Rick Behring Jr.

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

No abstract provided.


Introduction To The National Conference, Daniel J. Meador Apr 2006

Introduction To The National Conference, Daniel J. Meador

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.


Reflections On The Role Of Appellate Courts: A View From The Supreme Court, Stephen G. Breyer Apr 2006

Reflections On The Role Of Appellate Courts: A View From The Supreme Court, Stephen G. Breyer

The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process

No abstract provided.