John Kramer

Maine Parents Appeal School Choice Case to U.S. Supreme Court

JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Virginia—May states bar parents from participating in a student-aid program because they send their children to schools that provide...

Veteran Beaten by Police in Unprovoked Assault at VA Hospital Appeals to US Supreme...

JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE “It was three against one, and they had guns. I knew better than to resist.” 5th Circuit Rules Federal Officers Can’t...

Institute for Justice Takes on Qualified Immunity Before SCOTUS

After Police Brutally Beat & Hospitalized James King, The Government Closed Ranks and Is Using a Legal Shell Game To Avoid Accountability JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE...

Supreme Court Blasts Economic Protectionism as it Strikes Down Durational Residency Requirements for Business...

To Protect Existing Liquor Stores from Competition, Tennessee Required License Seekers to Live in State for Two Years Before a License Would be Granted,...

Montana School Choice Case Appealed to U.S. Supreme Court

Montana Supreme Court ruled state may discriminate against parents who select religious schools for their children JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Virginia—In a case appealed yesterday...

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Unanimously That States Cannot Impose Excessive Fines

Ruling Requires Cities and States—Not Just the Federal Government— To Abide by the Eighth Amendment’s Excessive Fines Clause JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE In an historic...

Piano Man Wins Round Two in Atlantic City Eminent Domain Fight

New Jersey Appellate Court rejects state agency's land speculation and effort to condemn Atlantic City piano tuner's longtime family home JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE ARLINGTON,...

U.S. Supreme Court to Decide on Discriminatory State Laws Against Newcomers

JOHN E. KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Va.—Doug and Mary Ketchum moved to Memphis in 2016 with the dream of buying a business that would...