Elizabeth Warren wants to nationalize all private businesses with more than $1 billion in annual revenue. She plans to introduce legislation called the “Accountable Capitalism Act” that would, if enacted, authorize an outright theft of private property from the owners of these companies. 974 more words
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A lot rides on the legal interpretation of “expression” in the gay-wedding-cake dispute. Eugene Volokh discusses a recent ruling in California in which a trial court judge ruled that the baker’s right to free expression, buttressed by her right to free exercise of religion, protected her from demands that she participate in a form of expression to which she objected. 1,207 more words
Law Prof: Climate Lawsuits are Losers: “Cross Examination Is Going To Be Brutal” — Watts Up With That?
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Guest essay by Eric Worrall New York University Law Professor Richard Epstein thinks political attempts to sue oil companies like Exxon are doomed, thanks to the fossil fuel hypocrisy of the plaintiffs.
Richard Epstein in The Review of Austrian Economics, December 2017, Volume 30, Issue 4, pp 415–446.