We interrupt our regularly scheduled posting to note that this is SDNY Blog post number 1,001.  Thanks to co-bloggers Michael Keough and Jason Meade for their contributions, and the wonderful team at Steptoe for supporting our blog.

A few additional statistics:

Finally, below are links to a sampling of the more notable (or amusing) news items covered by the Blog:

  • Judge Jones concluding that the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional, a ruling later upheld by the Supreme Court.
  • Judge Scheindlin striking down New York City’s “stop-and-frisk” practices as unconstitutional.
  • Judge Pauley bemoaning overly long pleadings.
  • Judge Berman politely declining to autograph a Sports Illustrated magazine about the New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” controversy, which was the subject of litigation before him.
  • Judge Furman striking a citizenship question from the census, a ruling later upheld by the Supreme Court.
  • Judge Marrero upholding a subpoena from the Manhattan DA’s Office for tax records from former President Trump.
  • Judge McMahon issuing pithy letter endorsements.

We look forward to the next 1,000 posts!