Category Archives: Roberts Court

Court Cultural Clash Round 2: American Anti-Terrorism Act

    PROF. O’BRIEN: The New York Times called it again — it’s a “huge victory” that will “strengthen Israel’s claim that the supposedly more moderate Palestinian forces were directly linked to terrorism.” The U.S. District Court located in Manhattan … Continue reading Continue reading

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Outfoxing Bulls & Wolves Protecting Plutocrats

A decision this bad is good.  Why, you ask? First, it turns the Roberts Court into the enemy.  Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., with his 88 pages of huffing and puffing outside the Democrats’ cosmopolitan-coalition cottage, is a — … Continue reading

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Obama’s Ping-Pong Paddle Presidency of Executive Action

Whack, whack, whack. Hear the sound of Obama’s textbook executive actions paddling all the politicians who are sabotaging his administration. Now, Obama was unable to use the threat of executive action very effectively, so he’s not practicing the ping-pong paddle justice that my mother wielded more effectively (i.e. the threat, not the use, of this power). . . . Nonetheless, Continue reading Continue reading

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