Lynn McDonough

Prison Reform and Olmstead

Prison Reform and Olmstead

Scholar argues that a key disability rights framework could support prison reform or even abolition.

Service Animals at 30,000 Feet

Service Animals at 30,000 Feet

A federal rule finalized under the Trump Administration allows airlines to narrow the use of animals as a disability accommodation on flights.

The Administrative Shallow State

The Administrative Shallow State

Scholars argue that federal advisory committees help align agency decision-making with electoral politics.

Week in Review

Week in Review

The U.S. House of Representatives impeaches President Trump, the Supreme Court reinstates a rule restricting access to abortion drugs, and more…

Aggravating the U.S. Physician Shortage

Aggravating the U.S. Physician Shortage

Immigration law exacerbates the growing need for physicians in the United States.

Week in Review

Week in Review

FDA approves emergency use of the first COVID-19 vaccine, the Labor Department finalizes its fiduciary rule, and more…

Reflecting on RBG’s Legacy

Reflecting on RBG’s Legacy

Through her opinions, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sought to instill equality and justice in the law.

Week in Review

Week in Review

FDA issues heightened standards for antibody tests, the Department of Justice announces first arrests for COVID-19 emergency lending fraud, and more…

Week in Review

Week in Review

Congress passes additional legislation to combat COVID-19, the D.C. Circuit hears oral arguments by phone, and more…

The Long Road to SNAP

The Long Road to SNAP

U.S. food stamp programs grapple with a new wave of scrutiny.

Unemployment and COVID-19

Unemployment and COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic hit the U.S. economy, over ten million Americans filed for unemployment insurance.

Week in Review

Week in Review

CMS issues temporary waivers to hospitals amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump Administration rolls back vehicle emissions standards, and more…