Tipping the Scales of Justice With Bloated Ideology

This Wednesday (March 24) the Senate Judiciary Committee is holding hearings to consider the nomination of progressive Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Many are troubled by the additional possibility of this nominee being groomed for upcoming Supreme Court vacancies, and they should be troubled. Everything I have seen [...]

Obama Picks Anti-Alito Left-Winger For Ninth Circuit Court Seat

Conservative radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh has said many times that elections have consequences. One of the more-far-reaching powers that sitting Presidents hold is the ability to influence the Leftward or Rightward tilt of the entire Republic by the appointments of Justices to the Federal Circuit Courts and to the Supreme Court.  This Presidential legacy [...]