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Justice Anthony Kennedy

Scowling Justice, Smiling Justice

Jeff Shesol | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Shesol

What should really concern us is not the words justices mutter under their breath but the words they commit to paper.

Justice Kennedy Asks High School Paper To "Tidy Up" His Quotes

New York Times | ADAM LIPTAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It turns out that Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, widely regarded as one of the court's most vigilant defenders of First Amendment values, had provided th...

Justice Kennedy: I Never Asked High School Paper To Approve Story About Me

Wall Street Journal | JESS BRAVIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In an interview Tuesday, Justice Kennedy said he never asked to clear the copy before publication. He said the request came from a new employee who mi...

Taking A Lost Case to the Supreme Court-- Three Times?

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

It is outrageously wrong that Altria/R.J. Reynolds tobacco could, because of its immense wealth and deep pockets, delay and abuse the Supreme Court system.

Artificial Dissemination

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

Reading The Kingmakers evokes feelings not dissimilar to watching Mike Gravel during debates: you sympathize with him, but can't help concluding that he's a few bricks short of a load.

The Supreme Court's Guantanamo Ruling: What Does It Mean?

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

Those who cherish historical adherence to the rule of law were delighted to hear that the Supreme Court ruled that prisoners at Guantánamo now have the right to challenge the basis of their detention.