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October 2016

Ames Final Round Results: Best Brief: Daniel J. Meltzer Memorial Team Best Overall Team: Daniel J. Meltzer Memorial Team Best Oralist: Amanda Mundell The Teams: The David J. Meltzer Memorial Team (Petitioner): Connor Winn, Oralist Benjamin Burkett William Ferraro Luke Beasley Amanda Mundell, Oralist Trenton Van Oss The Lucy Stone Memorial Team (Respondent): Michelle Adler Victoria Hartmann Helen Rave Caroline Trusty, Oralist Stefanie Tubbs Mengjie Zou, Oralist The Bench: The Honorable John Paul Stevens Associate

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Marijuana and the Right to Bear Arms: Is It Time for a Change? [caption id="attachment_10185" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo Credit: Liberty Viral[/caption]   This November, nine states will have marijuana initiatives on their ballots. Five of these states—Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada—will be voting on marijuana legalization for

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Federal Judge Extends Voter Registration Deadline Due to Hurricane Matthew A federal judge ordered the voter registration deadline to be extended contrary to the Governor's wishes due to the impact of the hurricane on Florida citizens. District Court Judge Mark Walker stated that "This case is

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We don't endorse candidates, but we can stress what's at stake this election cycle. Extending and Ensuring Voting Rights With flimsy excuses like “moral turpitude” historically blocking “felon” voting, states are moving to alleviate those restrictions. California extended the vote to people incarcerated for felonies in

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