Supreme Court

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?

Antonin Scalia's Favorite Supreme Court Justices
October 06, 2013

Antonin Scalia believes in the Devil, suspects some of his friends are homosexual, and thinks that ladies who use the "F-word" are sadly symptomatic of a coarsened culture.

Eric Holder's Suit Against Texas Gives the Supreme Court a Chance to Gut Even More of the Voting Rights Act
September 01, 2013

The Supreme Court has played whack-a-mole with the Voting Rights Act: Strike down one part of the law, encourage people to use another part of it, then strike that part down. The Texas lawsuit gives them another whack. 

Alito Shrugged
Libertarianism has won over the Supreme Court conservatives
July 28, 2013

Libertarianism has won over the Supreme Court's conservatives.

What Paula Deen Could Teach John Roberts
One week, two visions of Southern progress
July 01, 2013

The Supreme Court says the South is different now. Paula Deen's meltdown tells a different story.

So the VRA Is Gutted. Here's How to Still Fight Voter Discrimination
June 28, 2013

Retirement with dignity was denied to core provisions of the Voting Rights Act. If ever a statute rose to iconic status, a super-statute amid a world of ordinary legislation, it was the Voting Rights Act.

Debating the Court's Gay Marriage Decisions
June 26, 2013

Legal scholars of the right and left take on the Supreme Court's decisions to overturn DOMA and pass on Prop 8.