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Jane Bambauer* Before police perform a search or seizure, they typically must meet the probable cause or reasonable suspicion standard. Moreover, even if they meet the appropriate standard, their evidence must be ...

Tun-Jen Chiang* An enormous literature has criticized patent claims for being ambiguous. In this Article, I explain that this literature misunderstands the real problem: the fundamental concern is not that patent ...

Brian D. Howe* Intended to prevent fraud against the government, the False Claims Act (“FCA”) contains a qui tam provision allowing private individuals, known as relators, to bring suits on behalf of the ...

Matthew Evans* Congress broadly authorized the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) to protect consumers of electricity from all forms of manipulation in the electricity markets, but the regulations ...

Daniel E. Herz-Roiphe* Over the past fifteen years, a brutal civil war has claimed more than five million lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo (“DRC”), making it the deadliest recorded conflict since World ...

Richard D. Friedman* Jeffrey L. Fisher** Given the pair of Fishers, we’ll use first names. And because we have more to say about George’s essay, we’ll concentrate our attention there.[1] I. History George ...

Deborah Tuerkheimer* When the Supreme Court transformed the right of confrontation in Crawford v. Washington,[1] the prosecution of domestic violence predictably suffered as a result. But commentators at the time ...

George Fisher* First a toast—to my colleague Jeff Fisher and his Crawford[1]compatriot, Richard Friedman, on the tenth anniversary of their triumph: What they achieved in Crawford is every lawyer’s dream. By ...

Jeffrey L. Fisher* Imagine a world . . . in which the Supreme Court got it right the first time. That is, imagine that when the Supreme Court first incorporated the Confrontation Clause against the states, the ...

Richard D. Friedman* I want to get Justice Breyer back on the right side of Confrontation Clause issues. In 1999, in Lilly v. Virginia,[1] he wrote a farsighted concurrence, making him one of the first members of ...