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"I even take the position that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged."
Antonin Scalia, in a speech at Harvard University
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But Justice Antonin Scalia would not even answer a question about Marbury v. Madison -- the very decision that asserted the power of judicial review -- back in 1986. "Marbury v. Madison is one of the pillars of the Constitution," Scalia said. "To the extent that you think a nominee would be so foolish or so ...
When Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court on April 10, 2017, Senate Republicans believed they had found another Antonin Scalia. Gorsuch has not disappointed them. Judging by his voting record, he is a fitting successor to Scalia. Gorsuch has voted with Clarence ...

Two years since Justice Antonin Scalia's death on February 16, 2016, no new book has offered an overall assessment of his three decades as one of the Supreme Court's most quoted, contentious, vilified, and celebrated members. That silence is now broken. Richard Hasen, law professor at the University ...
As I explain in my new book, The Justice of Contradictions: Antonin Scalia and the Politics of Disruption, Justice Scalia's influence on the court certainly seemed small by the usual measures. Aside from his 2008 Second Amendment and gun rights opinion, District of Columbia v. Heller, Scalia wrote few ...
Richard Hasen is the Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. Hasen is a nationally recognized expert in election law and campaign finance regulation, and is co-author of a leading casebook on election law. Welcome, Rick, and thank you for ...
The legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia, two years after his death, is being erased as well. (He isn't here to see it, of course, and he would no doubt have expressed his reaction differently.) When faced with interpreting an act of Congress, his colleagues evidently now feel free to invoke legislative history ...

One of the more formidable politicians at the state level is Maura Healey, our attorney general here in the Commonwealth (God save it!). After the Pulse nightclub shooting in June of 2016, Healey took advantage of the escape hatch that the late Justice Antonin Scalia wrote into the Supreme Court's Heller ...
The decision, however, came just after the sudden death of Justice Antonin Scalia, who likely would have voted to end mandatory union dues. ... And it's happening as the conservative bloc, left short-handed for nearly a year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, is back at full strength with the ...
Right-wing preacher Lance Wallnau posted a video on his Facebook page last night in which he suggested that God allowed the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to die before the 2016 presidential election in order to motivate conservatives and Christians to vote for Donald Trump. Wallnau said ...
The Supreme Court, back at full strength after Mr. Trump's appointment of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, who died in 2016, already had an unusually large number of significant cases on its docket, including ones on voting rights, union power, digital privacy and a clash between ...
Neil Gorsuch, who joined the court last year, will speak to students Jan. 23 in the university's Performing Arts Center, according to the university. The event will not be open to the public. A law school classmate of President Barack Obama, Gorsuch took the seat vacated when Justice Antonin Scalia died in ...
To Bryan Garner, editor-in-chief of Black's Law Dictionary, Justice Antonin Scalia was a friend, a mentor, a collaborator and a fellow lover of words. In the wake of Scalia's death on Feb. 13, 2016, Garner reflected back over their relationship, from their first brief introduction in 1988 to the trip they took to Asia ...
To Bryan Garner, editor in chief of Black's Law Dictionary, Justice Antonin Scalia was a friend, a mentor, a collaborator and a fellow lover of words. In the wake of Scalia's death on Feb. 13, 2016, Garner reflected back over their relationship, from their first brief introduction in 1988 to the trip they took to Asia ...
The late Justice Antonin Scalia, according to legal writing expert Bryan Garner in his new book, Nino and Me: My Unusual Friendship with Justice Antonin Scalia (affiliate link). Scalia asked Garner if he should criticize a fellow justice's writing in a case pending before the high court. Garner, to his credit, ...
He has uttered profanities more publicly and more prolifically than any of his predecessors. Antonin Scalia derided our “coarsened” society, but rappers are not the ones who caused CNN to have to repeatedly air the vaginal slur on air. The current Commander-in-Chief did that. So the vulgarity of the word ...
For example, we have ANTONIN SCALIA stretching across 1-, 8- and 11-Across, and ABE FORTAS, EARL WARREN, ELENA KAGAN, SONIA SOTOMAYOR and STEPHEN BREYER appear as well. I'm sad that Mr. Fagliano was not able to fit my own favorite Supreme, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in the puzzle, ...
One could plead ignorance until after the election when he appointed viciously evil men to positions of power and led the nation into spiritual perdition. God does not endorse a compromise with evil even if Neil Gorsuch filled the seat on the Supreme Court vacated by Antonin Scalia, who succumbed to the ...

Bamzai is a former attorney with the Department of Justice and previously clerked for Justice Antonin Scalia. His primary teaching and research interests are in the fields of civil procedure, administrative law, federal courts, national security law and computer crime. He joined UVA Law's faculty as an ...
A San Francisco man and Communist activist who was arrested for burning a flag at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland is suing the Ohio city, police, and the conspiracy theory-mongering site Infowars. The suit, filed in federal court in Cleveland on Thursday, alleges the man was arrested on ...
However, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has issued a misguided statement on the constitutionality of West Virginia's disclosure laws — one that even the conservative late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia would take issue with. Legal experts with the Brennan Center for Justice ...
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found Donald Trump's outspokenness and unfiltered comments as a presidential candidate early in the 2016 campaign to be refreshing, a friend of the late judge revealed in an interview. “Justice Scalia thought it was most refreshing to have a candidate who was pretty ...
Liberals' despair about Gorsuch goes beyond his judicial actions. He occupies a seat once held by Justice Antonin Scalia which they thought ...
”Scalia Speaks: Reflections on Law, Faith and Life Well Lived” by Antonin Scalia, edited by Christopher J. Scalia and Edward Whelan. Crown ...
Justice Neil is continuing his headlong sprint to make people forget what a dick Antonin Scalia was. From Think Progress: One, the law is telling ...
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch touted his confirmation to the high court as evidence that the late Justice Antonin Scalia's legal thinking ...
The late Justice Antonin Scalia left his mark on the law in many ways, but perhaps his greatest legacy is that he changed the way we think ...
Chris Scalia is the co-editor of a new collection of his father's speeches, “Scalia Speaks: Reflections on Law, Fatih, and a Life Well Lived.
“But Trump has been nominating judges in the mold of the late Antonin Scalia, who gave first priority to the U.S. Constitution and to the law as ...
I loved arguing with Justice Antonin Scalia. It all began when I answered the phone one day and the voice on the other end said: “Hey, this is ...
When Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away suddenly in February of 2016, his open seat immediately became an election issue.
The suburban Virginia home owned by the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has sold for $1.4 million. The six-bedroom, five-bathroom ...
Justice Antonin Scalia served on the Supreme Court from 1986 to 2016. (Photo: Eric Bridiers/Zuma Press/Newscom) ...
... for the very conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia), her approach has been made clear through her scholarly publications.
He spoke favorably of Justice Antonin Scalia's jurisprudence. While we had little opportunity to talk electoral politics, I would guess he was no ...
Jubelirer in 2004, Justice Antonin Scalia contended that partisan gerrymandering could not be adjudicated. Since then, state legislatures have ...
Justice Antonin Scalia's death shortly after oral arguments in the case is widely believed by court watchers to have prevented a fifth vote to ...
The justices' deadlocked 4-4 decision last year, in a case argued before Justice Antonin Scalia died, kept in place a ruling that allowed a ...
... refusing to hold hearings, much less a vote, on Merrick Garland, then-President Obama's nominee to fill Antonin Scalia's seat on the bench.
... campaign trail, like replacing the late Justice Antonin Scalia with a trusted conservative in Justice Neil Gorsuch,” Martin said in a statement.
Jamil Jaffer, founder of the National Security Institute at George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School and a visiting fellow at the ...
... in the most recent term are part of a growing trend or an isolated event following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia remains to be seen.
(THE CONVERSATION) In 2003, Justice Antonin Scalia predicted that the Supreme Court's sanctioning of race-conscious affirmative action in ...
It's not universal and, famously, justices on the Supreme Court can remain there until they drop dead, like Antonin Scalia. But nearly nine out of ...
“As obnoxious as [Antonin] Scalia was on cultural issues, he was the strongest modern justice in terms of protecting First Amendment speech, ...
... if any firearms, in Skokie (an event that long predated U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's perversion of the Second Amendment).
The list of potential reasons for joining is so long that one is reminded of something the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia once ...
In the Supreme Court's seminal opinion in the Heller case, the late Justice Antonin Scalia emphasized that “the right secured by the Second ...
... Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Anthony Kennedy, Sandra Day O'Connor, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Thomas — which she finished between 1991 ...
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg and the late Justice Antonin Scalia couldn't have been much further apart ideologically, but ...
Taking one extreme position, Antonin Scalia and three other justices argued for limiting the Clean Water Act's jurisdiction to “relatively ...


 

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