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Conservative Judges

Are These Judges Really Conservatives?

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics
Bennett L. Gershman

The label "conservative" is really meaningless to these people. An "activist" judge is fine, as long as his or her activism supports your politics.

Israel Finally Recognizes Non-Orthodox Jews

Posted 05.29.2012 | Religion

For non-Orthodox Jews in Israel, a seven-year battle for recognition is over. But the larger struggle for acceptance continues. On Tuesday (May 29...

Conservative v. Liberal Justices: Piercing the Myths

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

Conservative commentators have persuaded the public that conservative judges apply the law, whereas liberal judges make up the law. These are appealing but wholly disingenuous descriptions of what judges actually do.