The Byron White/Ruth Bader Ginsburg connection

By Dave Andrusko Every so often–seemingly like every week or two–there is speculation about pro-abortion Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She has faced innumerable health challenges over the years. Although she has said many, many times she has no plans to retire, pro-abortionists worry constantly that at some point, pro-life President Donald Trump would …

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To the pro-abortion mind, no matter what the Supreme Court decides….

By Dave Andrusko For what seemed like forever and a day, Linda Greenhouse covered the Supreme Court for The New York Times. (Actually it was between 1978 and 2008.) Then, or now as a “contributing opinion writer” who “writes a biweekly column on law,” she is a tireless, relentless, and repetitious promoter of abortion. Her latest …

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Senate Majority Leader McConnell Defends Judicial Independence Following “Reckless” Schumer Comments

Editor’s note. At a pro-abortion rally outside the Supreme Court building Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY)said, “I want to tell you, [Justice] Gorsuch; I want to tell you, [Justice] Kavanaugh: You have released the whirlwind, and you will pay the price. You won’t know what hit you if you go forward with these …

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Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Wednesday in challenge to Louisiana’s law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges

By Dave Andrusko On Wednesday, March 4, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments about  Louisiana’s  2014 Unsafe Abortion Protection Act (Louisiana Act 620). As Louisiana Right to Life put it succinctly, “It is time the Supreme Court ends loopholes for abortion businesses!” To be clear, there is no law, no provision of a law, …

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“Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” opens today

 By Dave Andrusko  Earlier this month, we wrote about what was then the forthcoming documentary, “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words.” The film, produced and directed by Michael Pack, opened in theatres today. You can view the trailer here. “Pack managed to get the famously quiet jurist talking, guiding viewers on an intimate …

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The documentary “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” to open January 31

By Dave Andrusko Somehow this went under my radar, but luckily there is still plenty of time to alert you to a very promising documentary that will be playing in theatres around the nation come January 31. The title is “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words,” and is produced and directed by Michael …

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Further reflections on Supreme Court’s decision not to review challenge to Kentucky’s informed consent ultrasound law

By Dave Andrusko Yesterday we posted as quickly as we could news that the Supreme Court (without comment or noted dissent) had refused to hear an ACLU challenge to a 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision upholding Kentucky’s Ultrasound Informed Consent Act. Today we will take a deeper look at the decision and into …

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SCOTUS: Breaking the (Ultra)Sound Barrier

By Tony Perkins Editor’s note. Mr. Perkins is president of the Family Research Council. When Governor Matt Bevin walked out of his office for the last time, it’s somewhat fitting that the U.S. Supreme Court picked Monday to uphold one of the most important laws he ever signed — the Kentucky ultrasound bill. The justices, …

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Supreme Court will not review decision upholding Kentucky’s informed consent ultrasound law

By Dave Andrusko Without comment or noted dissent, the Supreme Court this morning refused to hear an ACLU challenge to a 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that upheld Kentucky’s Ultrasound Informed Consent Act. The 2017 law, based on an NRLC model, requires abortionists to perform an ultrasound prior to an abortion, display and …

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ABC Misleads, Hints Senate Majority Leader McConnell Reacted Ghoulishly to Ginsburg Health Scare

By Brad Wilmouth On Sunday’s World News Tonight, at the end of a full report on liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s health scare from the weekend, ABC reporter Kyra Phillips misleadingly gave the impression that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had reacted to her health problems by ghoulishly speculating about replacing her when, …

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Justice Blackmun and “suggestions of midcentury prejudice”

By Dave Andrusko This will be a brief post. Writing for the Wall Street Journal, Jess Bravin tells us that perhaps alone among Supreme Court justices, Roe v. Wade author Harry Blackmun “made detailed assessments of Supreme Court advocates” who appeared before the Justices. How can anyone even know this? Referring to notes made about …

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The many ways pro-abortion Democrats are attempting to intimidate the Supreme Court

By Dave Andrusko Moving forward, the answers to one of the key questions posed by the three moderators at Tuesday 4th debate featuring 12 Democrats running for President is very much worth reading. (You can read the entire transcript here.) Immediately following the question about “reproductive rights,” CNN’s Erin Burnett asked The Supreme Court is …

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