US Supreme Court turns away challenge to male-only draft, grants review in second state secrets case

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The US Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear a second case involving the scope of the government’s ability to invoke state secret privilege and declined to hear a case challenging the male-only military draft on the basis of gender discrimination.

Chile finalizes draft of new constitution replacing Pinochet-era instrument

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Chile’s Constitutional Convention Monday finalized the draft of a new constitution, following 10 months of negotiations. The post Chile finalizes draft of new constitution replacing Pinochet-era instrument appeared first on JURIST - News.

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The Dobbs draft

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Amy sits down with SCOTUSblog’s media editor, Katie Barlow, to discuss the leaked draft in Dobbs v. The post The <em>Dobbs</em> draft appeared first on SCOTUSblog. Share.

5 Benefits of Having a Contract Drafted

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Business Breach of Contract breach of contract lawsuit breached contract contract arbitration contract drafting contract lawTo ensure that a written contract is sound, it needs to be reviewed by legal counsel, and a written contract is a lot easier to enforce than a verbal contract.

Supreme Court Declines Lawsuit Challenging All-Male Military Draft

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Featured Article Lawsuits & Litigation ACLU Constitution draft Gender Discrimination men's rights military supreme courtWhile several justices appeared to support the lawsuit's underlying logic, the bench will give Congress time to pass any necessary reform.

“The Justice Behind the Dobbs Draft Opinion”

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“The Justice Behind the Dobbs Draft Opinion”: Adam Feldman has this post at his “Empirical SCOTUS” blog

China internet regulator releases draft amendments to mobile app regulations

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The Cybersecurity Administration of China (CAC) Wednesday published a draft of amendments to the Administrative Regulations on the Management of Mobile Internet Application Information Services issued in 2016.

3 Tips to Streamline Your Drafting Process

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According to the American Bar Association (ABA), drafting is a “mission-critical function” for all law offices. Below are just a few tips for how attorneys can harness these new technologies in order to streamline the drafting process while retaining document integrity.

Austria government submits draft law legalizing assisted dying

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The Austrian federal chancellery on Saturday sent a draft law to parliament to legalize assisted death for seriously ill adults. The draft law follows the decision last December by the Constitutional Court of Austria that found the ban on assisted death to be unconstitutional.

The Justice Behind The Dobbs Draft Opinion

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The post The Justice Behind The Dobbs Draft Opinion appeared first on Above the Law. Examining Justice Alito's authorship of majority opinions in cases decided by a single vote where no liberal justice sat in the majority.

Leaked Draft Opinion Rocks the Court and Washington

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The leaking of a draft opinion in Dobbs v. The 98-page draft opinion is dated Feb. This shattered a long tradition of the Court of strict secrecy and integrity in the handling of drafts. There are a relatively small number of individuals with access to these drafts.

China internet watchdog issues draft guidelines for internet recommendation algorithms

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The draft further indicated that that algorithm recommendation service providers must hold “mainstream value” and “actively spread positive energy”, while preventing the spread of information that violates laws and regulations.

“Abortion Draft Raises Alarm Over Privacy, LGBTQ Rights”

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“Abortion Draft Raises Alarm Over Privacy, LGBTQ Rights”: Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson and Jordan S. Rubin of Bloomberg Law have this report

“The Supreme Court’s investigation of the leaked draft opinion”

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“The Supreme Court’s investigation of the leaked draft opinion”: Glenn Fine has this post at the “FixGov” blog of the Brookings Institution. Fine previously served as the Inspector General for the Department of Justice

Roberts orders leak investigation as court confirms authenticity of draft opinion

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Share The Supreme Court on Tuesday morning confirmed that a draft opinion in Dobbs v. In a press release , the court stressed that the draft opinion, in which a majority of the court appears poised to overrule the Supreme Court’s landmark decisions in Roe v.

“Alito Abortion Draft Pushes Little-Known Justice Into Spotlight”

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“Alito Abortion Draft Pushes Little-Known Justice Into Spotlight”: Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News has this report. Harris has an essay titled “ Alito Wants a Brawl and Looks Likely to Get One; His contentious and self-assured draft opinion throws gasoline on the fire of the abortion debate at every level Chandelis Duster of CNN reports that “ Alito’s long legal career has featured criticism of Roe and abortion rights.”

Court has voted to overturn Roe, according to draft opinion published by Politico

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Casey , according to a copy of an apparent draft opinion obtained by Politico. Obtained by reporters Josh Gerstein and Alexander Ward, the 98-page draft opinion by Justice Samuel Alito is dated Feb. Share The Supreme Court has voted to overturn Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v.

UN draft resolution calls on countries to phase out coal and subsidies for fossil fuels

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The first draft resolution of the 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was released on Tuesday. The draft is divided into eight sub-topics focusing on each issue the countries have decided to focus on.

India government releases draft bill of country’s first mediation law

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India’s Ministry of Law and Justice released Friday the Draft Mediation Bill, 2021 , inviting comments and suggestions from all stakeholders. The draft bill considers the international practice of referring to ‘conciliation’ and ‘mediation’ as interchangeable words.

“Leaked Supreme Court draft opinion in abortion case leaves questions about shape of final ruling”

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“Leaked Supreme Court draft opinion in abortion case leaves questions about shape of final ruling”: Joan Biskupic of CNN has this news analysis

“Justices to meet for 1st time since leak of draft Roe ruling”

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“Justices to meet for 1st time since leak of draft Roe ruling”: Mark Sherman and Jessica Gresko of The Associated Press have this report

Poland prepares draft law to make social media censorship illegal

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The draft provides for the establishment of the “Freedom of Speech Council” which will be responsible for protecting the constitutional right to freedom of expression on social media.

Draft opinion to overturn Roe becomes focus of Senate hearing on ethics reform

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Share Just hours after the country learned from a leaked draft opinion that the justices have privately voted to overturn Roe v. The post Draft opinion to overturn <em>Roe</em> becomes focus of Senate hearing on ethics reform appeared first on SCOTUSblog.

“Biden Supreme Court Panel Draft Leaves Progressives Unimpressed”

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“Biden Supreme Court Panel Draft Leaves Progressives Unimpressed”: Madison Alder of Bloomberg Law has this report

Leaked US Supreme Court draft opinion shows justices will overturn Roe v. Wade

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A leaked draft US Supreme Court opinion published Monday by POLITICO shows that the justices have voted to overturn the landmark abortion rights case, Roe v. The draft opinion was authored by Justice Samuel Alito in the case of Dobbs v.

“The leak is a shock. What the draft decision says is not.”

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What the draft decision says is not.” “The leak is a shock. ” Columnist Henry Olsen has this essay online at The Washington Post

“Roberts says leaked Alito draft opinion is authentic but not final, opens leak investigation”

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“Roberts says leaked Alito draft opinion is authentic but not final, opens leak investigation”: Robert Barnes of The Washington Post has this report

“The leaked draft Roe opinion is a disaster for the Supreme Court”

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“The leaked draft Roe opinion is a disaster for the Supreme Court”: Columnist Ruth Marcus has this essay online at The Washington Post

“Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade published by Politico”

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“Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade published by Politico”: Tierney Sneed and Ariane de Vogue of CNN have this report

“Whodunnit? Speculating on how the apparent Dobbs first draft from Feb. 10, 2022 was leaked.”

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Speculating on how the apparent Dobbs first draft from Feb. “Whodunnit? 10, 2022 was leaked.” ” Josh Blackman has this post at “The Volokh Conspiracy ”

On The Value Of Drafting An Anti-Résumé

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The post On The Value Of Drafting An Anti-Résumé appeared first on Above the Law. Everybody has embarrassments in their past; the anti-résumé is the place to collect them. In-House Counsel Biglaw Career Advice Mark Herrmann Resumes

“Who was Matthew Hale, the 17th-century jurist Alito invokes in his draft overturning Roe?”

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“Who was Matthew Hale, the 17th-century jurist Alito invokes in his draft overturning Roe?” ” Deanna Pan has this front page article in today’s edition of The Boston Globe

UN Security Council fails to adopt Russia-drafted resolution for humanitarian aid in Ukraine

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The UN Security Council Wednesday failed to adopt a Russia-drafted resolution for civilian protection and humanitarian aid access to those impacted by the war in Ukraine which failed to mention Russia’s role in creating the war. The draft resolution needed nine yes votes and no vetoes to pass.

“Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows; ‘We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled,’ Justice Alito writes in an initial majority draft circulated inside the court”

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“Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows; ‘We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled,’ Justice Alito writes in an initial majority draft circulated inside the court”: Josh Gerstein and Alexander Ward of Politico have this report. Politico has posted the draft opinion, bearing a circulation date of February 10, 2022, at this link

Sri Lanka Cabinet approves proposals for drafting cybersecurity bills

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The Sri Lanka Cabinet of Ministers has approved the drafting of two bills to promote cybersecurity as proposed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in his capacity as the Minister of Defense and the Minister of Technology.