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Outraged About Ginsburg’s Comments? Supreme Court Justices Have Always Voiced Political Opinions

Ginsburg has long been known for her frankness. Joan Biskupic, the journalist who reported Ginsburg’s statements on Trump, writes that, having met with her “on a regular basis for more than a decade,” he “found her response classic.”

July 13, 2016
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Supreme Court Strikes Down Florida’s Way Of Imposing Death Sentences

The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down Florida’s death-penalty practice, concluding that the state’s unique system, which combines a jury’s non-unanimous recommendation with a trial judge’s final decision, violates the Constitution’s Sixth Amendment.

January 13, 2016

Supreme Court Permits ‘Reasonable Mistakes’ By Police In Searches

Find out why Sonia Sotomayor is warning that her colleagues are “eroding the Fourth Amendment.”

December 15, 2014

How To Make The Supreme Court More Accountable

It’s time to reel in America’s most powerful, least accountable public institution.

December 3, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Reviews Gun Law For Domestic Violence Offenders

Washington (AFP) – The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments as it struggles to determine whether domestic violence offenders could be barred from possessing a firearm even if they have only committed minor offenses. The high court’s nine justices took up the case of James Castleman, who argues that his domestic assault conviction in Tennessee for […]

January 16, 2014