Archive for January, 2012

On April Fool’s Day of 2011, Pepperdine Law School hosted a symposium called Supreme Mistakes which was dedicated to five of the “worst” US Supreme Court decisions of all time. The structure of the symposium was quite ingenious: five constitutional law professors gave lectures that castigated their assigned cases, while another five professors played opposing […]


There doesn’t appear to have been research done of Brandeis lately, but I have found 3 Brandeis-related items worth relating. Another Brandeis relative on the bench My colleague Kurt Metzmeier is a collector of, among other things, political campaign buttons, and as a result found this button on eBay: Nanette Dembitz was the daughter of […]