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Modern courtrooms are being outfitted with some of the latest display and sound technology available: theater-sized projection screens, fully high-definition video monitors, streaming video capability, multi-speaker stereo systems, and even surround-quality audio. Yet for every high-tech court, attorneys must face juries in rooms equipped with...

On Wednesday the justices heard oral argument in National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense, which will determine the venue for challenges to Clean Water Act rules. [Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the...

To read mainstream economics reporting regularly is to encounter one blood pressure-raising falsehood after another. According to the Wall Street Journal’s Justin Lahart, the savings without which there would be no economic progress are economically harmful. Lahart’s colleague Greg Ip agrees about savings, oddly thinks that...

It is subtle, or at least ironic, to use a term—“liquidate”—that has lost its original meaning to initiate a discussion of constitutional interpretation. Today the word still has a legal usage, referring to the payment and settlement of debts. The OED finds that meaning in...