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U.S. Supreme Court

Oct. 1, 2018

Is 8 Enough? A True 'Roberts Court' Begins

As a new Supreme Court term commences, partly overshadowed by a seething political feud surrounding the proposed new ninth justice, two appellate experts - Blaine Evanson (Gibson Dunn & Crutcher) and Justin Levitt (Loyola Law School) - help preview the next act for this new Court.

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Blaine H. Evanson

Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Appellate and Constitutional Law and Intellectual Property

3161 Michelson Drive
Irvine , California 92612-4412

Phone: (949) 451-3805


Columbia Univ Law School

Blaine is based in the firm's Orange County office, where he practices in the Appellate and Constitutional Law group.

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Justin Levitt

Professor, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles


Justin helped lead the federal government's work on voting rights in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice from 2015-17.




Brian Cardile

Rulings Editor, Podcast Host, 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reporter

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