Mike Scarcella reports that this week the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will begin its oral argument session. The Bush administration will go before the court on cases involving lobbying reform and Guantánamo detainees.
Private law firms are quickly hiring lawyers leaving their positions with the Bush administration. Marisa McQuilken reports many lawyers in privates firms are also preparing to leave for an opportunity in an Obama or McCain administration.
In Inadmissible, Joe Palazzolo reports Jack Abramoff will be sentenced in Washington, D.C., on Thursday for fraud, tax evasion, and conspiracy to bribe public officials.