Albany Law School will be closed today until 4pm due to the weather.
Professor Vincent Bonventre recently posted the fifth
installment of his series on the Supreme Court's record in discrimination cases
to date for the Roberts Court to his New York Court Watcher blog, which draws
more than 6,000 visitors each month.
The series begins with the fundamental question "So
what is the current Supreme Court's record in cases involving issues of racial
discrimination?" Professor Bonventre goes on to develop a comprehensive
answer, including graphs and a justice-by-justice analysis of decisional and
New York Court Watcher, first launched in 2008, covers the
Supreme Court, New York Court of Appeals and other state and federal court
Professor Bonventre, along with an editorial board comprised
of Albany Law School students, also maintains the online Center for Judicial Process to study courts, judges, judicial decision-making and judicial politics
and selection at the state, federal and international levels.