Berkeley Law launches judicial institute led by Jeremy Fogel

Erwin Chemerinsky quoted by The Recorder, March 12, 2018

“We have the opportunity to be a leader in research and training on the crucial issues of judicial independence and judicial integrity,” said Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky. “In Judge Jeremy Fogel, we truly have the ideal person to lead the institute.”

Why people who oppose BDS should oppose anti-BDS laws, too

David Schraub writes for Forward, March 11, 2018

The repeated bungles by state officials in implementing the newly enacted state anti-BDS laws indicates a particularly compelling reason why Jewish organizations should think twice before pushing them: These laws have to be enforced by state bureaucrats. And state bureaucrats aren’t always the most reliable of public functionaries.