Some of those testifying before the president's reform commission say the high court shouldn't have the right to overturn laws passed by legislatures.
Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Mike Lee (R-UT), and Josh Hawley (R-MO) quietly filed an amicus brief on Tuesday that called on the U.S. Supreme Court to end abortion rights for women.
A draft, which we haven’t had since the Vietnam War, isn’t supposed to be a mechanism for making people feel good about themselves or a tool of so-called social justice. Its purpose is to funnel manpower into the military as expeditiously as possible during a national crisis.
President Biden’s Supreme Court commission heard Tuesday from a group of lawyers who practice before the justices and who did not have a favorable response to progressive proposals to pack the court. Maureen Mahoney, co-chair of the Supreme Court Practitioners’ Committee, told the panel in its third public meeting they oppose moves to enlarge the court.
The Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court met on July 20 for its second public meeting, hearing from 27 witnesses about everything from the court’s
Conservatives oppose a Senate bill that would require women to register for the military draft next year and plan to make it an election issue in 2022.
Constitutional amendments gave women the right to vote and limited presidents to two terms in office. Now we need a constitutional amendment to preserve the independence of the Supreme Court.
Many court watchers are still paying attention only to how liberal or conservative the justices are. But there’s another factor at work.
Last summer, I wrote, “The Supreme Court has never been more protective of religious freedom in its history.” This term, the court’s “pro-religion” streak has continued — and then some.