Briefly Mentioned :

Briefly Noted :

The chief justice has submitted to Congress proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil and Criminal Procedure.

Steve Vladeck Guest

Stephen I. Vladeck (@steve_vladeck) is a professor of law at the University of Texas School of Law. His teaching and research focus on federal jurisdiction, constitutional law (especially the separation of powers), national security law, and international criminal law.

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04.19.17 Opinion analysis: Justices require notice of appeal from deferred restitution judgments
04.17.17 Argument preview: Another Texas capital case raising a nested ineffective assistance of counsel issue
01.10.17 Argument analysis: Justices skeptical of Colorado’s approach to returning payments by defendants whose convictions are reversed on appeal
01.03.17 Argument preview: Due process and payments by defendants whose convictions are reversed on appeal
10.12.16 Argument analysis: Justices appear skeptical that notices of appeal in criminal cases encompass subsequent restitution determinations
10.04.16 Argument preview: Can an appellate court consider a challenge to the amount of a restitution award as part of an appeal of the underlying sentence?
06.23.16 Symposium: So what happened between Fisher I and Fisher II?
06.07.16 Opinion analysis: Justices hold door open to prisoner suit even while rejecting “special circumstances” exception to PLRA exhaustion requirement
05.19.16 Opinion analysis: An emerging divide over text vs. context in interpreting federal immigration law?
03.30.16 Argument analysis: Justices seem likely to DIG or remand prisoner-exhaustion case
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