Numerous privacy laws protect the confidentiality of medical records, financial information, and many other forms of sensitive information. But existing laws offer much less protection for our most sensitive information: private photographs and videos of nudity or sexual activity.
As you start thinking about whom you'd seat in the Oval Office, remember that his or her achievements will be long forgotten while the people they elevated to the U.S. Supreme Court will still be on the bench, making decisions that will directly affect the lives of our children and grandchildren.
From slavery to segregation, from Jim Crow to George Bush, the Supreme Court has been consistently on the wrong side of the law. The critique comes not from some outraged, isolated blogger, but from one of the most respected voices in Constitutional law.