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Sixth Circuit practice tip: pendent appellate jurisdiction

USA - February 8 2021 The Sixth Circuit’s recent decision in Watkins v. Healy is an interesting read on its own: Ledura Watkins was released after 42 years in prison for a…

Bargaining from Scratch is Alright. Sometimes.

USA - August 15 2019 Note — This post (plus many others) arrives thanks to the hard work of Sixth Circuit Appellate Blog intern extraordinaire Barrett Block, a…

Benjamin Beaton.

July Wrap-Up: First Amendment Arrest Edition

USA - August 9 2019 The Sixth Circuit wrapped up July with two decisions addressing similar protest-arrest claims under the First Amendment. But the panel opinions and…

Benjamin Beaton.

Mid-July Recap: Barratry(!), ERISA Preemption(!!!), the Havis Trilogy and the Times

USA - July 18 2019 A win for the Times — Our June Court Week recap highlighted the oral argument in Carlo Croce v. New York Times, involving a “prolific” Ohio State…

Benjamin Beaton.

Court week(s): June’s oral arguments and one Supreme Court affirmance

USA - July 9 2019 If you’ve got the money, I’ve got the time (for an infringement action) — Willie Nelson made an appearance at the Sixth Circuit last month—but alas…

Benjamin Beaton.