The criminal case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn is over, at least in anything but the most technical of senses; now the focus shifts to the underlying dynamics and lawyering on the case.
|By: bmaz Saturday July 2, 2011 3:54 am|
|By: bmaz Thursday June 30, 2011 10:24 pm|
The case against DSK, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, is disintegrating at the seams. It never seemed to be quite the closed case it was portrayed as, and now we are left to ask what lies beneath the messy and complicated incident.
|By: bmaz Sunday April 24, 2011 7:30 pm|
A working thread for the Gitmo detainee files release.
|By: bmaz Friday April 8, 2011 2:49 pm|
DOJ and Willilam Welch have a problem in their case against ex CIA spook Jeffrey Feldman for his alleged leaks to Jim Risen of the New York Times.
|By: bmaz Saturday March 12, 2011 9:26 am|
The stridence of the New York Times editorial page against the Turkish Erdogan government actions contrasted with the silence toward the domestic Obama government actions regarding WikiLeaks is telling.
|By: bmaz Sunday December 12, 2010 7:23 pm|
The US determination to prosecute Julian Assange is not just a destructive and myopic scheme to effect prior restraint in a digital world, it is laughable from the point of legal foundation.
|By: bmaz Wednesday June 2, 2010 3:00 pm|
A senior United Nations official said on Wednesday that the growing use of armed drones by the United States to kill terrorism suspects is undermining global constraints on the use of military force. He warned that the American example will lead to a chaotic world as the new weapons technology inevitably spreads.
|By: bmaz Tuesday June 1, 2010 9:55 pm|
Why is it that the New York Times is suddenly up in arms about racial selection and exclusion in Southern Juries, but has no similar lofty concerns about the same inferences about the putative next Supreme Court Justice, Elena Kagan?
|By: bmaz Saturday April 10, 2010 5:35 pm|
It was not Ben Nelson who killed the nomination of Dawn Johnsen, nor was it Arlen Specter or Senate Republicans. No, the sole reason Dawn Johnsen is not leading the OLC is that Barack Obama and his coterie of advisors did not want Dawn Johnsen leading the OLC.