Even the most seasoned constitutional lawyers haven’t given much thought to the “Emoluments Cause” in Article I, Section 9 of the US Constitution. The Chimps have spent a combined 25 years teaching constitutional law to actual law students at an actual ABA-accredited law school, and we can assure you that the Emoluments Clause never made its way onto any syllabus. 1,517 more words
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(CHARLESTON, S.C.)—Jurors in the Michael Slager murder trial are going home for the weekend. They have deliberated more than 16 hours over three days in the case of the white former South Carolina patrolman charged in the shooting death of Walter Scott. 85 more words
Today I have the honor to serving as the keynote speaker for the Federal Bar Association Orlando Chapter’s conference. I will be speaking at noon at the U.S Courthouse on the Supreme Court’s history and current controversies. 379 more words
Bruce’s goose cooked? Did former prosecutor knowingly present bogus letter to Grand Jury in Parlato case?
BY FRANK PARLATO
Former Assistant US Attorney Anthony Bruce led the charge to indict Frank Parlato last year. In so doing he may have committed perjury. 1,028 more words
The prolific local publisher Frank Parlato, accused by the United States Attorney’s Office of fraud and violating tax rules, is seeking “fellow victims” of former officials William C. 1,001 more words