Post Tagged with: "Supreme Court precedent"

October 30, 2012 05:37

Radicalized Supreme Court Worst Result of Obama 2nd Term?

The justices of the future will decide our nation’s course on abortion, affirmative action, civil liberties and gay rights, not to mention big-ticket policy items such as health care. Our Founding Fathers never imagined such a role for the court, but for better or worse, it is here to stay. Vote your conscience this time around, but for heaven’s sake, vote on the Supreme Court. It’s going to matter. – Bloomberg

July 15, 2011 06:51

Freedoms, Supreme Court Balance Could Pivot on 2012 Election

Take away any one of those Justices, and the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms is no longer an individual right, but a collective one. These narrow rulings serve once again to highlight the precarious balance of this generally conservative Court.

June 30, 2010 08:30

Will Elena Kagan Use Chief Justice Roberts Words Regarding ‘Precedent’ and ‘Stare Decisis’ to Ignore or Overturn Supreme Court ‘Precedent’

Even as the hearing progress, she could be deceiving the Senate Judiciary committee — and herself for that matter — by secretly knowing that she will use the words of Chief Justice Roberts to do whatever she wants once she has her lifetime appointment. Her only goal right now is to be confirmed.