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Supreme Court Judges

Judging Judges: When Appearance Matters

Joel Cohen | Posted 03.06.2013 | Crime
Joel Cohen

All judges must be vigilant in how they practice their craft. No matter who the litigant, that litigant must reasonably receive -- and be given adequate reason to believe that he is receiving -- fair and equal justice.

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.

The Supreme Court Is Not American Idol

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

The New York Times reports that "just 44 percent of Americans approve of the job the Supreme Court is doing." May I be permitted an "I told you so?"

Two-Thirds Of Americans Can't Name ONE Supreme Court Justice (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan is confirmed by the Senate, she will sit on the the heralded bench next to, er.... umm... uhh. At least that's li...

SUPREME COURT STYLE: Who's The Best-Dressed Justice? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

*UPDATE: Sandra Day O'Connor has won best-dressed Justice! Scroll down for pull poll results.* The nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor has turned the...

Elena Kagan: Supreme Court Nominee? All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the retirement of Supreme Court Justice David Souter, President Obama has a space on the high court to fill. One of the top prospects is Elena Ka...

Harold Koh: Supreme Court Nominee? All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Harold Koh, current dean of the Yale Law School, is one the top prospects for President Obama's Supreme Court nominee once Justice David Souter retire...