Are Alito and a Corrupt Court Sandbagging Us?
Law professors Melissa Murray of New York University School of Law and Leah Litman of the University of Michigan Law School recently wrote an opinion piece in the Washington Post titled, “Alito’s aggressive ruling would reach way beyond Roe.”
They wrote that Alito’s opinion implicitly invited “a flurry of challenges to other precedents, including cases protecting contraception and LGBTQ civil rights,” and the opinion’s “indignant tone and aggressive reasoning make clear how empowered this conservative majority believes itself to be.”
'Intellectually bankrupt': Alito's Roe v Wade opinion trashed by constitutional scholar
On Sunday, constitutional law expert Laurence Tribe had little good to say about a draft opinion from conservative Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito that attempts to make the case that the 1973 Roe v Wade ruling should be overturned.
According to Tribe, the Harvard University Professor Emeritus, the ruling isn't worth the paper it's printed on.
Al Franken Believes That Justice Alito Is Behind SCOTUS Leak And He's Very Proud of How Crazy It Is
How ‘originalist’ Supreme Court Justices are concocting a ‘new age of oppression’
“There are no inviolable rules for those bent on oppression,” Blow warns. “There is only winning, at all costs, no matter the casualties. Conservatives would abide a boor like Donald Trump because he could give them the judges they wanted, the judges who are now poised to reverse federal abortion protections.”
Nothing Is A Better Distraction From A Radically Political Supreme Court Than A 'Totally Important' Game Of Whodunit
'Rogue justice' Clarence Thomas needs to step aside: Carl Bernstein