John Roberts's Legacy May Be Decided in the Next Few Months
November 10, 2014
The Chief Justice is in quite a pickle.
The Supreme Court Will Be a Disaster If a Justice Dies During a Republican Congress
November 03, 2014
The gridlock will be insurmountable.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero
September 28, 2014
The feminist icon has some choice advice for other women.
The Supreme Court's Cell Phone Case Went Even Further than Privacy Advocates Had Hoped
June 26, 2014
The 4th Amendment gets updated for the 21st century.
It's entirely in keeping with the judicial restraint we've been urging right-wing justices to observe. And it could have been much worse.
The End of Anti-Discrimination
March 25, 2014
The Hobby Lobby and the end of anti-discrimination.
Obama May Be Blowing His Opportunity to Reform the NSA
January 17, 2014
This piece has been updated throughout to reflect breaking news in advance of the president's 11 a.m. speech.
"Metadata Material Shouldn’t be Held by the Government"
December 22, 2013
Interview: A key member of the panel advising Obama about NSA surveillance reform says Uncle Sam needs to get out of the metadata-storage business
Inside the Stunning Court Smackdown on NSA Spying
December 17, 2013
The fatal flaw in the Obama administration's defense of metadata collection.
Don't Rule Out the New Obamacare Court Challenges
December 06, 2013
Never say never: The Supreme Court is an unpredictable body.