SCOTUS Roundup

Short on time today, but Jeanie Shawl at Jurist has a great roundup of the three decisions announced by the court yesterday. In brief, the court failed, in Rita v. U.S., to clarify what the Booker decision from 2005, regarding the constitutionality of sentencing guidelines, really means. There were so … Continue reading

Meet the new Senator from Wyoming

Chosen by the Democratic governor after the state GOP nominated three candidates, the new Republican Senator from Wyoming (replacing the late Sen. Craig Thomas see), is state Senator John Barrasso, M.D. Senator-select Barrasso From the story by the Casper Star Tribune’s Cheyenne reporter