(U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit), 188 F. Supp.3d 577 (E.D. Va. 2016), affirmed 843 F.3d 592 (4th Cir. 2016) Thor was appointed by Virginia’s Attorney General as special counsel for the Commonwealth of Virginia to defend the state’s photo-voter ID law. As lead trial and appellate counsel Thor successfully defended the Virginia...
Amicus Brief (U.S. Supreme Court), 137 S.Ct. 2012 (2017) We served as counsel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and in the U.S. Supreme Court for the National Association of Evangelicals as an amicus party in this First Amendment religious freedom case. The case challenged the Missouri state constitution’s “Blaine Amendment,”...
Amicus Brief (U.S. Supreme Court), 553 U.S. 181 (2008) Thor served as counsel for leadership of United States Senate and House of Representatives (Senators Mitch McConnell, Robert Bennett, Christopher S. "Kit" Bond and United States Representatives Roy Blunt, Lamar Smith and Vernon Ehlers) as amici curiae before the United States Supreme Court in...
http://inversecondemnation.com: Cedar Point Part I: SCOTUS's Strawberry Letter 23 To Property Rights https://shar.es/aW3qxB
Congrats to the team at @PacificLegal for the tremendous victory for property rights in today's Cedar Point Nursery SCOTUS decision. @invcondemnation: "Well, you really can say "Keep Out" in California (Cedar Point - A per se taking)" https://shar.es/aWXQn8
Looking forward to it! @invcondemnation: Mark Your Calendars: 2021 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference, Williamsburg, Virginia, Sept 30-Oct 1 (in-person) https://shar.es/aoLfaN
The @FedSoc 2021 Executive Branch Review Week will be virtual next week, May 17-20, on Airmeet. Join as they discuss "The Next Four Years," covering topics like civil rights, social media regulation, & the environment. Learn more & register: https://bit.ly/32X06PY #ebr9
At today's @ALI_CLE eminent domain seminar, Michael Berger discusses his US Supreme Court case, Bridge Aina Le'a v Hawaii. Read our amicus brief urging SCOTUS to hear the case at: https://truenorthlawgroup.com/true-north-law-files-amicus-brief-in-us-supreme-court-on-behalf-of-property-owner/ @invcondemnation @OwnersCounsel @NFIB @KarenHarned @reason