The Daily Texan March 23, 2023
Stephen I Vladeck in the News
Stephen I Vladeck’s faculty profile
Professor Stephen Vladeck was interviewed on the ongoing legal challenges facing President Biden's student loan forgiveness program.
Austin American-Statesman March 19, 2023
Opinion: The Legislature’s shameless and unconstitutional court-packing plan
Professor Stephen Vladeck wrote an opinion piece on the Texas Legislature's court-packing plan, which seeks to expand the number of governor-appointed judges on the state's highest courts.
Washington Post March 19, 2023
The Justice Department’s fight against judge shopping in Texas
Professor Stephen Vladeck was quoted in an article about the judge shopping trend in Texas, where plaintiffs cherry-pick judges they want to hear their cases in order to achieve the most favorable outcome.
Newsweek February 28, 2023
Amy Coney Barrett’s Unexpected Questions About Student Loan Forgiveness
Professor Stephen Vladeck's tweet was referenced in a story about on Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett's unexpected questions towards student loan forgiveness during a recent case aiming to overturn President Biden's controversial initiative.
The New Yorker February 23, 2023
How the Government Cancelled Betty Ann’s Debts
Professor Stephen Vladeck provides insight into the Supreme Court's upcoming student loan forgiveness lawsuits in a story about aging student debtors and the future of debt cancellation policies.
Spectrum News NY1 February 23, 2023
White House accuses Texas of ‘judge shopping’ over border issues
Professor Stephen Vladeck comments on Texas' use of judge shopping and asserts that random judge assignment is a hallmark of fair civil litigation systems.
NTD February 21, 2023
Supreme Court Rejects Request to Hear Case Seeking to Overturn 2020 Election
Professor Stephen Vladeck gives his opinion on the Supreme Court's rejection to hear a case seeking to overturn the 2020 election.
Law360 February 17, 2023
Judge Shake-Up In Texas Could Impede Forum Shopping
Professor Stephen Vladeck comments on challenges to Biden administration policies in single-judge divisions in Texas and possible effects of two new judges being appointed in the Victoria division.
Bloomberg Law February 10, 2023
Biden Agenda Hits Wall in Sought-After Texas Federal Judge
Professor Stephen Vladeck comments on the impact of Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk, federal trial court judge in the Northern District of Texas, in a story about recent roadblocks to the Biden administration's policies.
Reuters February 10, 2023
Analysis: Abortion pill lawsuit faces Texas judge who often rules for conservatives
Professor Stephen Vladeck provides insight into the practice of judge shopping, as anti-abortion groups seeking a nationwide ban on abortion pills file their suit under U.S. district judge Matthew Kacsmaryk's jurisdiction.