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Conservative Justices

The "Real" Message of the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. Decision

Jeffrey P. Colin | Posted 08.31.2014 | Politics
Jeffrey P. Colin

As women's and reproductive rights advocates bemoan the supreme court's decision in the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. case, there is an aspect of this decision that is being missed by those who are most critical of the decision: the decision is more a statement on worker's rights.

Savaging Roberts: Conservatives Run Amok

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

Why have conservatives gone over the cliff in their anger at Roberts? Why can't they just accept that the Chief Justice disagreed with them about one of several very complex constitutional issues presented in this case?

Obama and Senate Dems on the Court: On-Message, for a Change

Simon Lazarus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Simon Lazarus

Confirmation battles need no longer be mere annoying distractions from the Democrat's main agenda of middle-class-friendly economics and environmental reform.

Conservative Supreme Court Justices Skeptically Question DC Handgun Ban

Reuters | James Vicini | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The U.S. capital's strict gun control law faced a barrage of skeptical questions on Tuesday from the U.S. Supreme Court's conservatives. A majority o...