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Update: The U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Appeal of Climate Scientist’s Libel Suit

In a blow to free speech and a free press, the U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to hear an appeal of a District...

Supreme Court to Hear Libel Case?

The overwhelming consensus among scientists is that climate science and global warming are real.  Earth is undeniably threatened. But does that mean climate scientists should...

Can a Grandmother Be Sent to Jail for Encouraging Her Grandson to Overstay His Visa? We’ll Find Out.

It is illegal to assist or aid in illegal immigration.  Rightly so (although some have argued that placing water bottles in the Arizona desert...

Trump’s Threatened Suit Against CNN Is, Well, A No-Brainer

Unhappy with the alleged bias of CNN, President Trump is again threatening to sue the cable news giant.  But his otherwise accomplished lawyer, Charles...

5 First Amendment Cases That You Need To Know About

It may come as a surprise to many Americans, but the United States Supreme Court has been reinterpreting the First Amendment and its protections...

What Do Trump and AOC Have in Common? Legal Problems.

There’s not much politically in common between President Trump and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. But they do face similar legal issues related to the First...

Is This the Worst Lawsuit of 2019?

We have freedom of speech in America, but it has limits. For one, if we defame other people—saying something untrue that hurts their reputation—we...