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Stephen I. Vladeck (@steve_vladeck) is a professor of law at the University of Texas School of Law. His teaching and research focus on federal jurisdiction, constitutional law (especially the separation of powers), national security law, and international criminal law.

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03.30.16 Argument analysis: Justices seem likely to DIG or remand prisoner-exhaustion case
03.22.16 Argument preview: A dispute over what is actually in dispute in state prisoner exhaustion case
01.13.16 Argument analysis: A confusing search for “clearly established” law
01.05.16 Argument preview: How specific must “clearly established” law be to support federal habeas relief?
11.04.15 Argument analysis: The surprising absence of canons from a debate over the meaning of ambiguous statutory text
10.29.15 Argument preview: Can a state-law crime be “described in” a federal statute that has a unique jurisdictional element?
06.18.15 Opinion analysis: How habeas courts should assess harmless error in a procedural Batson challenge
06.15.15 Opinion analysis: Distinguishing between jurisdiction over (and the merits of) untimely immigration appeals
05.18.15 Opinion analysis: Dismissed prisoner suits count as “strikes” even while being appealed
04.30.15 Argument analysis: The easy way or the hard way to decide an untimely immigration appeal?
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