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Articles/Books By:

Antitrust and Federalism: A Response to Professor Wiley, 96 Yale L.J. 1291 (1987); PDF via HeinOnline* and JStor.*

Antitrust and State Action: Economic Efficiency and the Political Process, 96 Yale L.J. 486 (1987); PDF via HeinOnline* and JStor.*

The Court, ‘Veto” and Airbags, New York Times 21 (Aug. 20, 1983) (co-author, with James F. Fitzpatrick); PDF via ProQuest.*

Courts Give Deregulatory Policies New Hard Look, 8 Legal Times 32 (Apr. 22, 1985).

Deregulation and Judicial Review, 98 Harv. L. Rev. 505 (1985); PDF via HeinOnline and JStor.*

Federal Trade Commission Investigations, 4 Antitrust Counseling and Litigation Techniques, Ch. 48 (J.O. Kalinowski ed. 1984) (with Robert Pitofsky).

Independence of Federal Prosecutors: A Panel Discussion at the Federalist Society 2007 National Lawyers Convention, 7 Ave Maria L. Rev. 207 (2008) (moderator); PDF via HeinOnline.*

Notes, State Action Exemption and Antitrust Enforcement under the Federal Trade Commission Act, 89 Harv. L. Rev. 715 (1976) (collaborative student note); PDF via HeinOnline* and JStor.*

The Supreme Court 1975 Term, 90 Harv. L. Rev. 56 (1976) (collaborative student note). PDF via HeinOnline* and JStor.*

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Articles/Books About:

2 Almanac of the Federal Judiciary, D.C. Circuit, p. 2 (2016-1 edition).

U.S. Federal Judicial Center. Biographical Directory of Federal Judges: Garland, Merrick B.

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Cases

According to the Lexis Advance legal research database, Chief Judge Garland has authored 334 majority opinions, fourteen concurring opinions, and sixteen dissenting opinions while serving on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.  Decisions from cases in the D.C. Circuit in which Chief Judge Garland participated can be found on the website of the court.  (Select “Opinion Locator” under “Case Information,” and use “Garland” as a search term.)  Such cases are also available on Google Scholar. (On the Google Scholar homepage, select “Case law” and then click on “Select courts.”  On the next page, select “Court of Appeals” under “D.C. Circuit” and click “Done.”  On the search page, use “Garland” as a search term.)  Visitors to the Law Library of Congress, and other law libraries, can also use legal research databases such as Lexis Advance, Westlaw, and Bloomberg Law to perform more targeted searching for majority opinions by Chief Judge Garland, as well as his concurring and dissenting opinions.

Noteworthy recent opinions written by Chief Judge Garland include the following:

United States v. Project on Gov’t Oversight, 616 F.3d 544 (D.C. Cir. 2010)

Parhat v. Gates, 532 F.3d 834 (D.C. Cir. 2008)

Davis v. Dep’t of Justice, 460 F.3d 92 (D.C. Cir. 2006)

Initiative & Referendum Inst. v. U.S. Postal Serv., 417 F.3d 1299 (D.C. Cir. 2005), reh’g denied 2005 U.S. App. LEXIS 22085 (D.C. Cir. 2005)

Sierra Club v. EPA, 356 F.3d 296 (D.C. Cir. 2004)

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Congressional Materials:

Congress.gov. PN1258 — 114th Congress (2015-2016) — Merrick B. Garland — Supreme Court of the United States (Mar. 16, 2016 – Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary).

Congress.gov. PN6 — 105th Congress (1997-1998) — Merrick B. Garland — The Judiciary (Mar. 19, 1997 - Confirmed by the Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 76-23. Record Vote No: 34).

Congress.gov. PN615 — 104th Congress (1995-1996) — Merrick B. Garland — The Judiciary (Oct. 4, 1996 - Returned to the President under the provisions of Senate Rule XXXI, paragraph 6 of the Standing Rules of the Senate).

U.S. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Confirmation Hearings on Federal Appointments, Part 2: Hearings. 104th Cong., 1st Sess. July 18, August 3, September 28, October 24, November 30, and December 19, 1995. Washington: U.S. GPO, 1997. xi, 1676 p. Serial No. J-104-5. S.Hrg. 104-512, Part 2. LC Catalog. PDF via HathiTrust and ProQuest (see pp. 1058-1084 and pp. 1106-1135).

U.S. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. False Claims Act of 1979, S. 1981: Hearing. 96th Cong., 1st Sess. November 19, 1979. Washington: U.S. GPO, 1980. iii, 55 p. ; 24 cm. Serial No. 96-33. LC Catalog. PDF via Justice.gov, HathiTrust and ProQuest (as part of a “Panel of Department of Justice Officials”; no individual testimony offered).

U.S. Senate. Roll Call 34, 105th Congress. On the Nomination (Merrick B. Garland for U.S. Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia).

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Web Resources:

American Bar Association. ABA Journal, Meet Merrick Garland, Supreme Court Nominee (external link)

C-Span. Merrick B. Garland (external link)

New York Times. Supreme Court Nomination: Merrick B. Garland (external link)

New York University Law Review Online. The Merrick Garland Project (external link).

NPR. Merrick Garland (external link)

PBS Newshour.Merrick Garland (external link)

Politico. Merrick Garland: News, Analysis and Opinion (external link)

Roll Call. Obama Taps Merrick Garland for Supreme Court (external link)

Scotusblog.com. Afternoon Round-Up: President Nominates Garland to Supreme Court (external link)

Scotusblog.com. The Potential Nomination of Merrick Garland (external link)

The Hill. Who is Merrick Garland? (external link)

U.S. Dept. of Justice. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Statement on President Obama’s Nomination of Chief Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court (external link)

Wall Street Journal. Law Blog: Judge Merrick Garland, In His Own Words. (external link)

White House. President Obama’s Supreme Court Nomination (external link).

White House. Office of the Press Secretary. Background on Judge Merrick Garland (external link)

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Last Updated: 04/20/2016