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Judicial Activists

Abolish the Phrase 'Judicial Activist'

Alan B. Morrison | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics
Alan B. Morrison

Calling Justices "judicial activists" is a poor substitute for doing a careful analysis of their opinions and trying to assess whether the decision to overturn a law -- or to let it stand -- was appropriate.

Cirque du Soleil Scheduled for Return Engagement at Senate Judiciary Committee

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Senate hearings for Supreme Court nominees are entertaining, but that is not their real purpose. They are intended to elicit information about the nominee.