Of Supreme Courtroom’s conservative majority
Apr 1 2019 4:00PM
Robert F. Nagel (Colorado): Conservatism and Constitutionalism in the USA. Research: Trump’s judicial appointees are extra conservative than these of previous Republican presidents. Trump’s new judges are all the pieces conservatives hoped for and liberals feared. Conquerors of the courts: Neglect Trump’s Supreme Courtroom picks — the Federalist Society’s impression on the legislation goes a lot deeper (and extra). Christopher R. Inexperienced (Mississippi): Justice Gorsuch and Ethical Actuality. Gorsuch, swing vote? Neil Gorsuch hates the federal government — perhaps he’ll flip that anger in direction of prosecutors. Daniel L. Chen (Toulouse) and Elliott Ash (ETH Zurich): What Sort of Choose Is Brett Kavanaugh? A Quantitative Evaluation. Precedent, meet Clarence Thomas — you might not get alongside (and extra). Is Trump making an attempt to ease Clarence Thomas off the Supreme Courtroom?
A Supreme Courtroom divided — on the Proper: Is there a break up amongst conservatives between ideology and the court docket’s long-term legitimacy? (and extra) John Roberts is making an attempt to save lots of the Republican Celebration from itself. Roberts, chief of Supreme Courtroom’s conservative majority, fights notion that it’s partisan. Who’s John Roberts kidding? After all the court docket system is political — step one towards altering that’s acknowledging it. Michael O’Donnell evaluations The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Instances of Chief Justice John Roberts by Joan Biskupic (and extra).