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John Paul Stevens Retiring: Top Picks To Be The Next Supreme Court Justice | Shriram Harid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview in early March, Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens said he would make up his mind in about a month's time about when to retire fr...

"We Need Courage": Will Obama Nominate a Justice Who Can Help Restore Justice?

Shahid Buttar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shahid Buttar

Whether Obama finds in the forthcoming nomination battle the courage that eludes his Administration on national security and corporate power may define his presidency.

Obama's Pick of Kagan Recognizes the Difference Between 4 and 5

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Lessig

Kagan has the chance to profoundly change the direction of the actual decisions of this Court -- through the hard work of persuasion, not the self-righteous work of outraged dissents.

What the Supreme Court Appointment Could Mean for Gay Rights

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Emma Ruby-Sachs

The debate over whether Sullivan or Karlan could make it through the approval process given their sexual orientation is an important one, and it illustrates just how far America has to go towards tolerance and equality.