New Hampshire State Republicans have sponsored a bill
to require all proposed legislation "addressing individual rights or liberties" in the State Assembly to cite its authority from the Magna Carta. [more inside]
Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter got invited to deliver this year's commencement address
at Harvard. He used the opportunity to expound on his legal philosophy and to give a not-too-subtle smack down to the originalists
he so often argued with on the court. [more inside]
The Supreme Court broadly expanded eminent domain in Kelo V. New London
last Thursday. The city of Freeport, TX wasted no time.
City attorneys are preparing legal documents to seize three pieces of waterfront property from two seafood companies for construction of an $8 million private boat marina.
Coming to a city near you soon?