Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week the blog will publish a multi-part online symposium on United States v. Texas, a challenge by Texas and twenty-five states to the Obama administration's deferred-action policy for immigration. Contributions to this special feature, as well as an “explainer” by this blog's Lyle Denniston, are available here.

Jordan Steiker Guest

Jordan Steiker is the Judge Robert M. Parker Chair in Law and Co-Director of the Capital Punishment Center at the University of Texas School of Law.

Date Post Title
04.24.14 Opinion analysis: Extending limitations on habeas relief
12.12.13 Argument analysis: Remorseless application of AEDPA?
12.06.13 Argument preview: Varying degrees of speaking and silence
05.29.13 Opinion analysis: Innocence exception survives, innocence claim does not (Updated)
03.01.13 Argument recap: Habeas irony – procedural obstacles might prevent Court from reaching “merits” of procedural issue
02.21.13 Argument preview: Is the innocence exception to procedural obstacles itself subject to procedural obstacles?
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