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  • Presidential candidate George W. Bush has put down $43,500 of the $37 million he has raised to rent a plot of land for a day outside the Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. The reason for this astronomical land grab? The Iowa Republican Party is holding a non-

    August 12, 1999
  • Legal Times

    August 9, 1999

    The Soul of an Elected Judge

    By Mark Kozlowski

    The idea of electing judges has an unsettling aspect that is almost self-evident. As Justice John Paul Stevens once said to the American Bar Association, the practice “is comparable to allowing football fans to elect the referees.” The practice is even more problematic when, as in a recent case from Louisiana, the fans occupying the luxury boxes exert a highly disproportionate influence over the electoral results.

    August 9, 1999
  • The announcement that Gov. George W. Bush raised an eye-popping $36.3 million in the first six months of 1999 has raised the question of whether he would forgo public funding and its accompanying voluntary spending limits for the presidential primary seas

    July 13, 1999
  • The Boston Herald

    July 5, 1999

    A Close-Minded Judge is Out of Order

    By Mark Kozlowski

    The race for the Republican presidential nomination is well under way and no one doubts that Texas Gov. George W. Bush is the man to beat. That being the case, the other GOP candidates know that if Governor Bush cannot be knocked off of his pedestal, they better start working on a concession speech and prepare for a farewell appearance on “Larry King Live.”

    July 5, 1999
  • The National Law Journal

    June 28, 1999

    Cruel and All Too Usual

    By Gillian Metzger

    June 28, 1999
  • Legal Times

    June 14,1999

    ‘Thin Constitution is Light Fare’

    By Mark Kozlowski

    June 14, 1999
  • The Hill

    June 9, 1999

    This Mr. Smith should not go to Washington

    By E. Joshua Rosenkranz

    Fighting a discharge petition, the House Republican leaders have shown great ingenuity in defending our broken campaign finance system. But Senate Majority Leader Lott (R-Miss.) is reportedly ready to best this intransigence by nominating to the Federal Election Commission the James Watt of campaign finance: Bradley A. Smith, an associate law professor at Capital University Law School.

    June 9, 1999
  • Glenn Moramarco defends contribution limits.

    April 14, 1999
  • The Nation
    March 22, 1999

    Learning from Lani
    By Deborah Goldberg

    Right-wingers are dusting off the smear campaign successfully mounted against Lani Guinier for a renewed assault on Bill Lann Lee, Acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights. Leaders of the attack are not even bothering to invent new slogans. Critics are now calling Lee the “quota king.”

    March 22, 1999
  • Buery sets the stage for a decision in Hunt v. Cromartie.

    February 15, 1999

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