The Brains Behind Blackmun
Harry Blackmun's papers reveal that, more than any justice in memory, he gave his law clerks control over his thinking and writing when he was on the Supreme Court.
By David J. Garrow
Unbecoming Justice Blackmun
Becoming Justice Blackmun, Linda Greenhouse's new book, reveals a justice who cared more about politics than about women's rights.
By William Saletan
A Measure Of Truth
Walker Eliot's Supreme Court clerkship: An excerpt from the forthcoming novel In the Shadow of the Law
By Kermit Roosevelt
The Federalist Capers
What history can teach Democrats about surviving a Republican federal government.
By Roderick M. Hills Jr.
A Dirty Little Secret
Soot: the carcinogenic, climate-changing grime no one talks about.
By Eric Redman
Justice On The Half Shell
Louisiana's oyster farmers get a raw deal in court.
By Aaron Kuriloff
The Prince Of Darknet
Why is a trafficker in pirated movies sailing to Hollywood's rescue?
By Joseph D. Lasica