Justiceline — June 1, 2011

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  • Justice Samuel Alito participated in a case involving ABC Inc. despite the fact that he owned stock in Disney, ABC’s parent company.
  • Andrew Cohen highlights the reasons to hope that yesterday’s material witness decision doesn’t mean complete impunity for government officials who abuse their authority.