Why I'll Miss Arguing Before Justice Breyer

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By Carter Phillips (February 17, 2022, 5:29 PM EST) — When then-Judge Stephen Breyer was nominated by President Bill Clinton to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1994, I had never met him, but I did know of him.

I had used a casebook he co-authored, “Administrative Law and Regulatory Policy: Problems, Text, and Cases,” when I taught administrative law at the University of Illinois College of Law.

It was hot off the presses in 1979, my first year teaching, and after a quick read, it was clear to me that it was better than all the other casebooks on the subject.

The authors focused on deregulation, which was just getting started in…

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