What Gay Couples Won This Week, But Why They Still Have a Long Way to Go. Cardozo law professor Marci Hamilton comments on a little-remarked but important aspect of the recent Supreme Court decision in United States v. Windsor: the limits of the decision.
The Plague of Proposed Legislation by Religious Entities in the States. Cardozo law professor Marci Hamilton comments on a new iteration of state religious freedom restoration acts (RFRAs) which are part of a movement to permit religious believers to avoid the laws that govern everyone else.
"Assistant Parish Attorney Alexander “Kip” Creighton III, who leads the defense team, has maintained that before assigning blame to Terrebonne Parish, a sharp look must be directed toward the victim’s history. It would not be fair, the lawyers say, for Terrebonne to pay for problems it did not create."