Sunday, February 14, 2016
“Commentary: Scalia in history — a first draft.” Lyle Denniston has this post at “SCOTUSblog.”
Posted at 02:18 PM by Howard Bashman
“Scalia’s death to be ruled a heart attack”: Jason Whitely of ABC affiliate WFAA in Dallas, Texas has this report.
Posted at 02:15 PM by Howard Bashman
“Statements from the Supreme Court on the death of Justice Scalia”: USA Today has this report.
Posted at 02:08 PM by Howard Bashman
“Former Kansan potential nominee for Supreme Court”: Tim Carpenter has this front page article in today’s edition of The Topeka Capital-Journal.
Posted at 11:25 AM by Howard Bashman
“Kansas Supreme Court justices face anger ahead of retention elections later this year; Removing justices difficult, but prospect of ouster still looms in wake of controversial rulings”: Jonathan Shorman has this front page article in today’s edition of The Topeka Capital-Journal.
Posted at 11:22 AM by Howard Bashman
“Time runs out — again — for McAuliffe’s Supreme Court pick”: Laura Vozzella of The Washington Post has this report.
Posted at 11:18 AM by Howard Bashman
“The GOP’s Supreme Court Gamble: By refusing a moderate Scalia replacement now, Republicans risk getting stuck with a true liberal later.” Mark Joseph Stern has this jurisprudence essay online at Slate.
Posted at 11:14 AM by Howard Bashman
“Scalia’s Absence Shifts Dynamics of Supreme Court; Evenly divided court could affect outcome of cases involving abortion, immigration and religious freedom”: Brent Kendall of The Wall Street Journal has this report. You can freely access the full text of the article via Google.
Posted at 11:10 AM by Howard Bashman
“Obama’s Supreme Court short list: The president has a chance to make a big statement with his pick to replace Scalia.” Josh Gerstein of Politico.com has this report.
And online at Slate, Dahlia Lithwick has a jurisprudence essay titled “Obama’s Supreme Court Shortlist: It would be ridiculous for Republicans to oppose these perfectly qualified candidates.”
Posted at 11:07 AM by Howard Bashman
“Advice to Obama: Make a Boring Supreme Court Pick.” Law professor Noah Feldman has this essay online at Bloomberg View.
Posted at 11:02 AM by Howard Bashman
“Justice Antonin Scalia dies near Marfa”: Aaron Martinez, Luis Carlos Lopez, and Ramon Renteria of The El Paso Times have this report.
Posted at 11:00 AM by Howard Bashman
“The Fight Over Scalia’s Replacement Will Make The Supreme Court Bigger Than Ever; Justice Antonin Scalia’s death will elevate the role of the Supreme Court in an unprecedented way; That likely would both alarm — and please — the conservative firebrand”: Chris Geidner of BuzzFeed News has this report.
Posted at 10:45 AM by Howard Bashman
“Why the Court Will Lean Left Even Without a Scalia Replacement”: Law professor Richard Primus has this essay online at Politico Magazine.
Posted at 10:42 AM by Howard Bashman
“Is a recess appointment to the Court an option?” Lyle Denniston has this post at “SCOTUSblog.”
Posted at 10:40 AM by Howard Bashman
“Mitch McConnell Voted To Confirm A Supreme Court Justice In Reagan’s Final Year; So did every single Republican senator”: Jennifer Bendery of The Huffington Post has this report.
Posted at 10:38 AM by Howard Bashman
“Ninth Circuit Judge Paul Watford is the most likely nominee to replace Antonin Scalia”: Tom Goldstein has this post at “SCOTUSblog.”
Posted at 10:36 AM by Howard Bashman
“How Scalia Changed the Supreme Court”: Jeffrey Toobin has this post online at The New Yorker.
Posted at 10:30 AM by Howard Bashman