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Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General?

Judge Merrick Garland is frequently rumored to be a potential Supreme Court nominee.  But yesterday Politico floated him as “a potential contender” for two Executive branch jobs:   Continue reading


D.C. Circuit Grants Panel Rehearing in FBI Title VII Case Based on Retaliatory Security-Clearance Reporting

In a rare move, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit granted the Government’s petition for rehearing in Rattigan v. Holder, No. 10-5014, 643 F.3d 975 (D.C. Cir. 2011) (Tatel, J.) on Tuesday. Continue reading