by Ian Millhiser Jun 26, 2015
Justice Anthony Kennedy is a conservative Republican. The irony of Obergefell v. Hodges is that it is also a socially conservative opinion.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 22, 2015
The Supreme Court just offered a ray of hope -- if not exactly a beam of light -- to team choice.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 13, 2015
The plan seeks to immunize religious employers from literally any civil rights lawsuit brought by a fired employee.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 9, 2015 Updated: Jun 9, 2015
A panel of three George W. Bush-appointed judges handed down a sweeping endorsement of the tactics anti-abortion lawmakers adopted in recent years in an effort to prevent abortion clinics from operating.
by Ian Millhiser Jun 4, 2015
Perry believes there should be strict limits on the Supreme Court's power to hand down decisions he disagrees with, even as he insists upon using the Constitution as a weapon to erase whole swaths of American law.
by Ian Millhiser May 28, 2015
Religious liberty, Alabama-style.
by Ian Millhiser May 26, 2015
The prosecution literally created meticulous documentation of its efforts to exclude black jurors.
Last April, when Jeb Bush was asked what he liked to read, he replied “I like Charles Murray books to be honest with you, which means I’m a total nerd I guess.”
by Ian Millhiser May 22, 2015
By staying her latest injunction until after the Supreme Court rules on this issue, Granade rewards the state supreme court's intransigence -- effectively allowing the state to violate the Constitution for another month.
by Ian Millhiser May 15, 2015
When the nine U.S. Supreme Court justices first met to discuss public school segregation, there were only four certain votes to abolish the practice.