Tag: Constitution

Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the Federal Challenge to Prop. 8, Goes Before the 9th Circuit

by on November 30, 2010 10:04 am
Update  1/4/11: On January 4, 2011, the 9th Circuit issued orders on the appeal-in-chief (certifying a question to the California Supreme Court) and on Imperial County’s intervenor appeal (denying standing).  The Court’s orders and memoranda are linked below: Opinion on Appeal-in-Chief Opinion on Intervenor Appeal Judge Reinhardt Concurrence Memorandum re Motion to Disqualify Memorandum re… Read more Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the Federal Challenge to Prop. 8, Goes Before the 9th Circuit

Featured Book

by on October 22, 2009 9:10 am
The Presidential Pardon Power by Jeffrey Crouch. Published by University of Kansas Press in 2009.  KF9696 .C76 2009 The presidential power to pardon is granted under Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution:”The President … shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment.”  … Read more Featured Book

Featured Book

by on October 2, 2009 12:57 pm
The Presidential Pardon Power by Jeffrey Crouch. Published by University of Kansas Press in 2009. KF9696 .C76 2009 The presidential power to pardon is granted under Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution: “The President … shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment.”… Read more Featured Book