Volume 124 · February 2011 · Number 4
The Structural Safeguards of Federal Jurisdiction
Tara Leigh Grove
The New Habeas Revisionism
Stephen I. Vladeck
How Chevron Step One Limits Permissible Agency Interpretations: Brand X and the FCC’s Broadband Reclassification
The State’s Vicarious Liability for the Actions of the City
Ninth Circuit Holds that Statutory Ban on Arbitration Is Nonwaivable. — Greenwood v. CompuCredit Corp., 615 F.3d 1204 (9th Cir. 2010).
Federal Tax Court Holds Pre-Chevron Judicial Construction of Statute Precludes Subsequent Agency Interpretation if Prior Construction Was Premised on Legislative History. — Intermountain Insurance Service of Vail, LLC v. Commissioner, No. 25868-06, 2010 WL 1838297 (T.C. May 6, 2010).
En Banc Seventh Circuit Holds Prohibition on Firearm Possession by Domestic Violence Misdemeanants to Be Constitutional. — United States v. Skoien, 614 F.3d 638 (7th Cir. 2010) (en banc).
Second Circuit Holds Within-Guidelines Child Pornography Sentence Procedurally and Substantively Unreasonable. — United States v. Dorvee, 616 F.3d 174 (2d Cir. 2010).
Seventh Circuit Upholds Endorsement and Personal Solicitation Clauses of Wisconsin Code of Judicial Conduct. — Siefert v. Alexander, 608 F.3d 974 (7th Cir. 2010).
RECENT INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY OPINION
— Accordance with International Law of Unilateral Declaration of Independence in Respect of Kosovo, Advisory Opinion (July 22, 2010), http://www.icj-cij.org/docket/files/141/15987.pdf.