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Richard Posner (Hardcover)

Richard Posner


The Provocative Life of Judge Richard Posner

from Blue Scholar Blog

Rampant Police Misconduct

Chicago Judge Richard Posner argues that taping cops brutalizing citizens prevents the officers from "doing their job" and invades their privacy. Description from I searched for this on

from zombielaw

Judge Richard Posner – ‘evil zombies’ Ponzi corporations (1995)

Zombie Judge Richard Posner

Seventh Circuit Judge Richard Posner sees “absolutely no value” in studying the U.S. Constitution because “eighteenth-century guys” couldn’t have possibly foreseen the culture and technology of today.


If you have what's called an "AUTHORITARIAN" PERSONALITY, you're going to be conservative, and you're probably going to be VERY RULE-ORIENTED. You're going to set a very high value of "definiteness". And if you're the opposite personality, not. And as I mentioned Justice Breyer, he doesn't like rules. He likes very general standards. And some of his colleagues are the opposite, like Justice Scalia. He really likes rules. He doesn't like standards. And that, I think, is the temperamental…

from The Daily Beast

Richard Posner Bashes Supreme Court’s Citizens United Ruling

Richard Posner Bashes the Supreme Court's Ruling on Citizens United

from Slate Magazine

Judge Posner’s Gay Marriage Opinion Is a Witty, Deeply Moral Masterpiece

Slate: Sept. 9, 2014 - Federal judge's written opinion on same-sex marriage captures essence of social and institutional prejucie

from WSJ

‘The Brain’ and ‘The Monster’: The Many Personas of Judge Richard Posner

Highlights from the first full-length biography of Judge Richard Posner.