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24 Nov 2020, 9:00 pm by Marci A. Hamilton
It’s coming from conservative corners, including one Supreme Court Justice, who worried aloud to the Federalist Society about an impending devaluation in religious liberty. [read post]
24 Nov 2020, 1:27 pm by Ilya Somin
The Federalist Society has now posted the audio of the Teleforum I did with them on the the November 10 Supreme Court oral argument in California v. [read post]
24 Nov 2020, 7:00 am by David Cole
With the support of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the Federalist Society, Trump has appointed more than three hundred new federal judges. [read post]
23 Nov 2020, 4:01 am by SHG
Even the dreaded Federalist Society judge was unmoved. [read post]
22 Nov 2020, 2:28 pm by Michael Froomkin
It shouldn’t be relevant, but in case you care Judge Brann is a former Pennsylvania GOP party official and Federalist Society member, albeit one nominated to the bench by President Obama. [read post]
21 Nov 2020, 10:24 am by Schachtman
When Trump’s nomination as the Republican Party candidate for president seemed assured in June 2016, columnist George Will announced to the Federalist Society that he had changed his party affiliation from Republican to unaffiliated.[4] On the other side of the Atlantic, conservative thinkers such as the late Sir Roger Scruton rolled their eyes at the prospect of Donald Trump’s masquerading as a conservative.[5] After Trump had the benefit of a few months to get his sea… [read post]
21 Nov 2020, 10:24 am by admin
When Trump’s nomination as the Republican Party candidate for president seemed assured in June 2016, columnist George Will announced to the Federalist Society that he had changed his party affiliation from Republican to unaffiliated.[4] On the other side of the Atlantic, conservative thinkers such as the late Sir Roger Scruton rolled their eyes at the prospect of Donald Trump’s masquerading as a conservative.[5] After Trump had the benefit of a few months to get his sea… [read post]
20 Nov 2020, 5:00 am by Sherry F. Colb
While it might “feel” like just a personal and individual event, it is in fact a broader matter that deserves serious attention.Justice Alito recently, as Federalist Society keynote speaker, bemoaned the fact that he cannot freely voice anti-gay religious sentiments. [read post]
17 Nov 2020, 10:26 am by Tom Smith
The usual mainstream-media suspects wasted no time in blasting as inappropriate Samuel Alito’s address last week to the Federalist ­Society. [read post]
17 Nov 2020, 5:00 am by Eric Segall
 By Eric SegallJustice Samuel Alito’s partisan speech to the Federalist Society last week caused quite a stir among both the left and the right, with both sides lining up to criticize or applaud the presentation based on their political views. [read post]
16 Nov 2020, 3:53 pm by Amy Howe
A few hours after the diocese filed its request last week, Justice Samuel Alito – who would have granted two requests over the summer by churches in California and Nevada for relief from COVID-19 shutdown orders – spoke at the annual convention for the Federalist Society, the conservative legal group. [read post]
16 Nov 2020, 6:50 am by boston
Alito delivered recently to the Federalist Society is attracting a lot of criticism for two reasons: its appalling content and the fact that Alito gave it at all. [read post]
15 Nov 2020, 6:01 pm by David Oscar Markus
And in other news, Justice Alito thought it was a good idea to go and give a political speech at the Federalist Society. [read post]
15 Nov 2020, 11:40 am by Howard Bashman
“Supreme Court Justice Alito mocks Cambridge, slams New England senators in speech to Federalist Society”: Jeremy C. [read post]
14 Nov 2020, 5:51 pm by Howard Bashman
“Supreme Court Justice Alito’s Federalist Society speech shows how political the court will get; One of the Supreme Court’s leading conservatives openly joined the culture wars, and clearly telegraphed his intentions now that he’s in the majority”: Professor Scott Lemieux has this essay online at NBC News. [read post]
14 Nov 2020, 1:58 pm by Sandy Levinson
  That is, much of consists of the equivalent of a "long train of abuses," or, perhaps more accurately, a "bill of particulars" with regard to the disconnect between the nature of the challenges facing us today as a society and the capacity of the existing Constitution to provide any hope for needed changes. [read post]
14 Nov 2020, 1:15 pm by Tom Smith
“Tolerance for opposing views is now in short supply,” Alito added in a virtual keynote speech to a conference of the conservative Federalist Society, in which he referenced the current state of discourse in the nation's law schools and the “broader academic community. [read post]
14 Nov 2020, 10:00 am by Howard Bashman
“In Unusually Political Speech, Alito Says Liberals Pose Threat to Liberties; The conservative justice’s pointed remarks, which he made in a speech to the Federalist Society, reflected thoughts he has expressed in his opinions”: Adam Liptak has this article in today’s edition of The New York Times. [read post]