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On the Record

On the Record

The Daily Record's law news blog

Was Trump’s “Pardon me” an effort to get by or a question?

Richard Nixon, Richard M. Nixon, Richard Milhous Nixon

Welcome to Monday, the 43rd anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Nixon, in which the justices held that President Richard Nixon had to surrender to the special prosecutor recordings of White House conversations related to the Watergate ...

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Does Trump Jr.’s meeting with Russians show collusion?

Welcome to Monday, the 76th anniversary of the end of Joe DiMaggio‘s record hitting streak after 56 games. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Is the president’s son’s meeting evidence of collusion? — Anti-abortion bill ...

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Carry on, specially assigned judge

When the band Kansas, philosophy and a classic 'Seinfeld' episode show up in appellate court opinions, we know who is writing them.

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Chief justice offers advice at middle-school commencement

Welcome to Monday, the 39th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the Federal Communications Commission’s prohibition on George Carlin’s seven “filthy words.” Here are some news items to get your week started. — The chief justice has advice for ...

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