Legal Docket

Legal Docket: Due process for students

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 13th day of August, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.  The Framers of the Constitution seemed to be students of human nature. They seemed to understand...

Legal Docket: Dissents and concurrences

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 6th of August, 2018.

Victory for sidewalk counselors in Queens

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the last day of July, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard, fresh off vacation, and I’m so pleased to have good news to report from a case we covered just...

Legal Docket: Protecting homeschooling rights

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Monday the 30th of July, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.  Well, Mary’s enjoying the last day of her family vacation. So on today’s Legal Docket, we step back in time...

Legal Docket: Unusual advice from Chief Justice John Roberts

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday, the 23rd of July, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up on The World and Everything in It: the latest edition of our summer series Legal Docket.

Legal Docket: Defending religious liberty

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 16th of July, 2018. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Today as part of our summer series Legal Docket we bring you legal issues emerging in the lower courts.

Legal Docket: Sidewalk counselors

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Well, today, we begin the summer-recess edition of Legal Docket, having covered all the arguments and rulings of the Supreme Court.

Legal Docket: A series of 5-4 rulings

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday the 2nd of July, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. We begin by noting all the rulings last week were split 5 to 4. Of note, departing Justice Anthony Kennedy provided the margin of victory in...

SCOTUS decision: Free speech vs. public sector unions

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 28th of June, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Well, the biggest news out of the Supreme Court yesterday came just after the court recessed for the summer. Justice...

SCOTUS decision: NIFLA v. Bercera

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 27th of June, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Yesterday, the Supreme Court handed down two very big rulings, both of them by the narrowest margins, five justices to...