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Jessica Levinson

MSNBC Columnist

Jessica?Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School, is the host of the "Passing Judgment" podcast. She is also the director of the Public Service Institute at Loyola Law School, director of Loyola's Journalist Law School and former president of the Los Angeles Ethics Commission.?

Jessica?Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School, is the host of the "Passing Judgment" podcast. She is also the director of the Public Service Institute at Loyola Law School, director of Loyola's Journalist Law School and former president of the Los Angeles Ethics Commission.?

Latest from Jessica Levinson

5d ago

The Supreme Court just slapped down Sidney Powell’s request for help

Justices declined appeals from Trump-allied attorneys, including L. Lin Wood and Sidney Powell, after they received sanctions for their 2020 election actions.
11d ago

Fani Willis just gave Donald Trump exactly what he wants

Questions about whether Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis has a conflict of interest distract attention from her case against Donald Trump.
17d ago

Why the Trump eligibility question may not end with the Supreme Court

If the Supreme Court decides Colorado lacked the power to boot Trump from the state ballot, it could simply push difficult questions to Congress and delay the battle.
22d ago

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court just issued a crushing rebuttal of Justice Alito

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered a lower court to reconsider a challenge to the state’s decades-old ban on using Medicaid funds for abortions.
48d ago

The Supreme Court is reducing pregnant women in Idaho to second-class citizens

In Idaho and Texas, medical providers can't perform abortions, even if the procedure might preserve a woman’s fertility or spare her from other health risks.
58d ago

Trump is 0-2 when it comes to Section 3 of the 14th Amendment

Maine's secretary of state and the Colorado Supreme Court claim Donald Trump is ineligible to be president. Supreme Court justices should be watching.
61d ago

The Supreme Court’s latest Trump decision may be bad news for him

Just before Christmas, Trump asked the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to dismiss the election interference case against him.
67d ago

What rationale will the Supreme Court use to keep Donald Trump on our ballots?

The Supreme Court can't let the states create a patchwork of decisions regarding Trump's eligibility for the ballot.
70d ago

How the Supreme Court could cut Jack Smith’s election case in half

An adverse ruling in a case involving Jan. 6 defendants could limit the charges that Jack Smith can bring against Donald Trump for election interference.
89d ago

The administrative state may survive a bit longer, despite Team Trump’s fervent wish

The Supreme Court signaled Wednesday that it might help dismantle part of the administrative state but not go as far as some conservatives demand.
92d ago

Conservative judges have come for what’s left of the Voting Rights Act

Two judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit voted to gut what is left of the Voting Rights Act.
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