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Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Ronald Rotunda: Best-Dressed At The Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings aren't exactly known for their style statements, but one man came dressed to impress. Meet Ronald Rotunda, a C...

Elena Kagan Confirmation Hearing: The GOP's Strategy For Defeating Obama's Supreme Court Nominee

AP | JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Elena Kagan's a politics-driven liberal, her detractors say. She's a judicial activist. She treated military recruiters like second...

Judging Sonia: In Defense of Judicial Activism and a Wise Latina

Arlene M. Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arlene M. Roberts

What is the role or expectation of a justice on the Supreme Court? An adherent of precedent? A policy maker? And just how did judicial activism garner such a tarnished reputation?

Judge Sotomayor's Suits: Which Did She Wear Best? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Judge Sonia Sotomayor has spent the last four days on Capitol Hill making the case for her Supreme Court suitability. But as the nation watched, the o...