How Many People in Your State Are Dying From Downwind Air Pollution?
December 09, 2013
This map estimates the toll.
Don't Rule Out the New Obamacare Court Challenges
December 06, 2013
Never say never: The Supreme Court is an unpredictable body.
A ruling on the Obamacare contraception mandate could give corporations all kinds of new powers.
Antonin Scalia Just Cracked the Door to State-Sanctioned Prayer
November 07, 2013
Justice Elena Kagan framed the stakes in Town of Greece v. Galloway, the church-state case that the Supreme Court heard Wednesday, at the very beginning of the oral argument.
This Texas Law Could Be the Supreme Court's Next Big Abortion Case
November 05, 2013
On Friday, about one-third of the abortion clinics in Texas started calling women to cancel long-standing appointments and turning away panicked, crying patients who showed up at the door.
On the second day of the Supreme Court term, the justices debated whether limits on aggregate campaign contributions were necessary to prevent individual donors from corrupting politicians through quid pro quo gifts.
Only One Person Can Make Ruth Bader Ginsburg Retire
October 10, 2013
The only two certainties in life are death and taxes (at least since the Supreme Court’s 1916 decision upholding the income tax).
Why Can't a 'Fast and Furious' Whistleblower Publish His Tell-All?
October 08, 2013
There’s still plenty that the American public doesn't know about the “Fast and Furious” scandal—or so says Agent John Dodson, one of the whistleblowers who exposed the botched operation from within the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explos
The Supreme Court Could Endanger Victims of Domestic Violence
October 07, 2013
Early in her medical career, Dr. Elizabeth Miller counseled a 15-year-old girl who was afraid of getting pregnant but wasn’t using birth control. She gave the patient some routine advice: Talk to your boyfriend about using condoms.
Six Things Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Hates About America
October 07, 2013
Antonin Scalia, why do you hate America?