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Remote moots: Preparing to argue at the Supreme Court by phone

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The director of Georgetown Law’s Supreme Court Institute explains how advocates had to adjust their preparation during the pandemic.

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Lessons from the pandemic: Gains, losses and two suggestions for a new normal

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A veteran court watcher explains how the court’s pandemic-altered operations provide an opportunity to spur future reform.


The court after COVID: A recipe for oral argument reform

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A few recommendations for how the justices might tweak oral arguments if they return to in-person hearings this fall.


Intervention in Title IX suits and unlawful disclosures under the Privacy Act

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A weekly look at new and notable petitions seeking Supreme Court review. This week: two important procedural questions in civil lawsuits.


SCOTUSblog has shone a light on the shadow docket, but as its breadth and import evolves, so must those who cover it. Professor Steve Vladeck, who has written on the topic extensively and recently testified before the House Judiciary Committee, joins SCOTUStalk to discuss the shadow docket’s significance and how to better capture all of the court’s work.