He’s Probably Right
Bill Quick

Rep. Luis Gutiérrez Predicts Amnesty Victory at Supreme Court – Breitbart Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL) predicts that the Supreme Court will rule in favor of the Obama administration’s executive amnesty programs. “We expected the Supreme Court to take up the … Continue reading

As Long as John Roberts Doesn’t Stab Us In the Back (Again) This Could Be a Lot of Fun
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Union Dues Blues by Steven Malanga, City Journal January 13, 2016 Friedrichs represents perhaps the biggest threat government unions have faced in decades—and not merely because some workers object to the unions’ increasingly left-leaning politics. The larger problem that unions … Continue reading

SCOTUS To Unlock Public Unions’ Stranglehold On Political Financing for the Democrat Party?
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Supreme Court appears skeptical of union fees — a potentially major loss for labor groups – LA Times The Supreme Court sounded ready Monday to deal a severe blow to public employee unions by striking down laws that require all … Continue reading

Opportunity
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The average age of the Supreme Court is close to a record high – The Washington Post I figure Trump will have a great shot at replacing four of them – including two of the hard lefties, thus changing the … Continue reading

The Supreme Gun Grabbers In America Today….
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Connecticut Supreme Court rules confiscation of firearms legal and constitutional – Coach is Right But there was some good news for Connecticut liberals this year when the state Supreme Court upheld the 1993 ban on “Assault Weapons.” In the unanimous … Continue reading

Another Major Defeat For Civil Rights at The Supreme Court Today
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SCOTUS Rejects Challenge to Illinois City Assault Weapons Ban | PJ Media On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected a challenge to an “assault weapons” ban in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park. The ban includes “assault weapons” and rifles with … Continue reading

That NYT Gun Ban Editorial, Miller, Heller, the Second Amendment, and the Supreme Court
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WaPo: NYT Hurting Gun Control by Calling for Confiscation According to the NYT, it is “time to end the gun epidemic in America.” And part of doing this means outlawing and confiscating “weapons of war.” Here’s how The New York … Continue reading

The Crippled Second Amendment
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Bloomberg Gun Grabbers to Present ‘Proposal’ to White House Today | PJ Tatler It turns out that according to Everytown, it doesn’t matter what the point is — they just want more laws. “If the threshold for being a ‘good’ … Continue reading

Yeah, We’ve Noticed
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The Captain’s Journal » Notes From HPS Let’s forget the issue of how or why the statute was broken (or in other words, the issue of “recklessness”).  This is a trivial question compared the databank of second amendment rulings, and … Continue reading

Livestream the Supreme Court? Sure. Why Not?
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Lawmakers Want to Use ‘Very Strong Authority’ Over Supreme Court to Allow Filming | PJ Media A group of lawmakers want to use the power of Congress to put videocameras in the Supreme Court. The members of Congress argued that … Continue reading

Ramesh Ponnuru Endorses Obama Nuke Deal
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Supreme Court & Gay Marriage — Judicial Supremacy Isn’t Constitutional Supremacy | National Review Online And so the Lincoln administration did not attempt to undo the Supreme Court’s decision with regard to the parties in Dred Scott v. Sandford but … Continue reading

Sour Grapes from Erwin Chemerinsky
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Justice Scalia: Why he’s a bad influence – LA Times Chemerinsky is still pissed that Scalia got the SCOTUS nod that he never did.  And now never will.   … Continue reading

John Yoo: Well, I Don’t Really Mean They Should Ignore SCOTUS Whenever They Feel Like It
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Obergefell and Judicial Supremacy: It’s Not Over | National Review Online Another socon culture warrior steps in with bluster and bravado: Contrary to popular belief, Obergefell does not settle the question of gay marriage, because the Supreme Court cannot finally … Continue reading

Put The Justices on SCOTUScare. They Bought It, They Own It.
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House bill would force the Supreme Court to enroll in ObamaCare | TheHill A House Republican on Thursday proposed forcing the Supreme Court justices and their staff to enroll in ObamaCare. Rep. Brian Babin (R-Texas) said that his SCOTUScare Act … Continue reading

SCOTUS: State Sponsored Racism Still a Great Notion!
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Supreme Court opinion in fair-housing case – Business Insider The Supreme Court just issued a major ruling that saved a key tool used to prevent housing discrimination in America. In a 5-4 decision on Thursday, the court ruled that a … Continue reading

Look Who’s Talking About Words Having No Meaning – Antonin “Raich” Scalia
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Scalia Blasts Obamacare Ruling: ‘Words Have No Meaning’ – Breitbart The dissent, by Justice Antonin Scalia, was blistering. “Words no longer have meaning if an Exchange that is not established by a State is ‘established by the State,’” he wrote. I’d take … Continue reading

Let It Burn – Starting With SCOTUS (Obamacare Is Here Again – This Time For Good)
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Supreme Court upholds nationwide health care law subsidies WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies underpinning President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, rejecting a major challenge to the landmark law in a ruling that … Continue reading

Stop Depending on SCOTUS to Support the RKBA
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Video: Armed woman fights off five home invaders in Detroit « Hot Air The process of applying for a permit in NYC, though, is still onerous, even in a post-Heller legal landscape. That process will be challenged in court eventually. … Continue reading

SCOTUS On Verge Of Overturning Heller and McDonald?
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » DAMON ROOT: SCOTUS Refuses to Hear Major Gun Rights Case, Clarence Thomas Files Sharp Dissent…. I suspect that Kennedy has been regretting his votes in Heller and McDonald because he never really wanted an unfettered … Continue reading

You Can’t RTFM, Because There Isn’t a FM
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Supreme Court overturns conviction of rapper for Facebook threats | Ars Technica In dissent, Justices Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas wrote that the majority’s opinion “is certain to cause confusion and serious problems.” “Attorneys and judges need to know which … Continue reading

SCOTUS: Voter ID Okay
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US Supreme Court upholds Wisconsin voter ID reform. | RedState Basically, the court declined to hear a further challenge to Wisconsin’s Voter ID law, thus allowing it to be finally implemented.  More here: and, let us be perfectly honest about … Continue reading

The Wobbly “Conservatives” of the Supreme Court
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King v. Burwell: How Will Supreme Court Fall on Obamacare Subsidies? | PJ Media As expected, the four liberal justices displayed support for the subsidy system that stands as the central issue in King v. Burwell, which ultimately could become … Continue reading

We’re Boned
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Swing vote on Supreme Court says striking down Obamacare subsidies could cause a ‘death spiral’ | Daily Mail Online U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy suggested on Wednesday that an argument for striking down the government subsidies at the heart … Continue reading

Grab John Roberts By the Balls, and His Heart, Mind, and Vote Will Follow
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Obamacare threatens to end John Roberts’s dream of a nonpartisan Supreme Court – The Washington Post It is a perception that, despite Roberts’s zealous labors, the court could soon reinforce, at least on the left. “A 5-to-4 decision invalidating the … Continue reading