Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Fourth Circuit news

In this post, the Fourth Circuit's opinion in Sierra Club v. Simkins Indus., Inc., 847 F.2d 1109 (4th Cir. 1988) is debated, in relation to a motion to recuse Judge Chambers from the mountaintop mining litigation, because of his past affiliation with West Virginia Highlands Conservancy.

In this article, one of many speculating about the Fourth Circuit, the ubiquitous professor from Richmond suggests that perhaps Barack Obama will nominate U.S. District Court Judge Andre Davis from Maryland to fill one of the vacancies.

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