Law & Policy

News articles classified as Law & Policy

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Roe v. Wade, 50 years later

The decision in Roe v. Wade came on Jan. 22, 1973. Stanford Law faculty provide commentary on the Supreme Court’s decision, and the one that overturned it in June 2022.

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Who gets to draw state districting maps?

Stanford’s Michael McConnell frames the issues in the SCOTUS gerrymandering case and shares insights on questions of Federalism.

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The documents at Mar-a-Lago

Stanford criminal law expert David Sklansky discusses the theories swirling around the classified documents retrieved from the former president’s Florida residence and explains what could happen next.