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Richard Epstein On The Environmental Law & Property Rights Practice Group Podcast

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Federalist Society
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses how the taking of private property for development projects has caused controversy in many nations, where it has often been used to benefit powerful interests at the expense of the general public.

The Supreme Court

Law Talk With Richard Epstein

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Ricochet
Monday, July 17, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses collusion, the travel ban, activist judges, gun laws in California, and the Supreme Court ruling on the Slants.

Analysis and Commentary

Next Steps For Judge Boasberg In Dakota Access: Let DAPL Remain Operational

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes
Monday, July 17, 2017

Days before summer on June 14, 2017, Judge James Boasberg issued his latest opinion in the long-running dispute by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (SRST) and the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Judge Boasberg’s opinion was something of a cliffhanger, with its final episodes yet to be written.


Free Speech

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Friday, July 14, 2017

This summer, Commentary magazine published a forum on the question: Is free speech under threat in the United States?

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Security by the Book - Destined For War: Can America And China Escape Thucydides's Trap?

by Jack Goldsmith, Graham Allisonvia Lawfare
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?" on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

In the News

Neomi Rao, The Scholar Who Will Help Lead Trump’s Regulatory Overhaul

quoting Adam J. Whitevia The New York Times
Sunday, July 9, 2017

When George Mason University changed the name of its law school last year to honor Antonin Scalia, the late conservative Supreme Court justice, the tribute rankled many liberal faculty members and students. That the naming was tied to a multimillion-dollar donation from the conservative Charles Koch Foundation only heightened concerns.


Richard Epstein Discusses The Supreme Court On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, July 7, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "The Supreme Court’s Playground Scrape."

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The Future of Genocide

by Kendra Davidsoninterview with Norman M. Naimarkvia Hoover Digest
Friday, July 7, 2017

International law changes, but human nature doesn’t. Hoover fellow Norman M. Naimark on the ancient and persistent crime of genocide.

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Sanctuary and Sanctimony

by Timothy Kanevia Hoover Digest
Friday, July 7, 2017

Defying the law is defying the law—even if it’s immigration law. 

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The Drug Marketplace at Work

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Hoover Digest
Friday, July 7, 2017

Competition already lowers the price of drugs—and it works better than price fixing ever could. 


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