Animal Cruelty: The National Law Journal’s Tony Mauro reports on the Supreme Court’s Tuesday decision to rule unconstitutional a wide reaching animal cruelty law on First Amendment grounds.
New guidelines: Jenna Greene of the National Law Journal examines the Federal Trade Commission's new proposed revisions for horizontal mergers.
The nomination deadline: President Obama will select his pick to replace Justice Stevens by May 26, according to a report in The Hill.
Citizens United response: The Democrats may be making slow progress in finding GOP support for creating a bill in response to the Supreme Court’s January landmark campaign finance ruling, according to CQ Politics.
D.C. voting rights: A bill to give D.C. a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as eliminate various district gun control provisions, has been sidelined, according to Politico.