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Friday, July 1, 2022

“Democrats run Washington, but the Supreme Court delivers big wins for GOP; The string of conservative victories shows why Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell used unusual and aggressive tactics to assemble the court’s 6-3 majority”: Sahil Kapur of NBC News has this news analysis.

Posted at 10:00 PM by Howard Bashman

“Ignore the progressives’ howling about the Supreme Court’s ‘legitimacy'”: Columnist Henry Olsen has this essay online at The Washington Post.

Posted at 9:58 PM by Howard Bashman

“Dobbs Is Not the Only Reason to Question the Legitimacy of the Supreme Court”: Columnist Ezra Klein has this essay online at The New York Times.

Posted at 9:55 PM by Howard Bashman

“Supreme Court murders stare decisis. Alea iacta est.” Columnist Dana Milbank has this essay online at The Washington Post.

Posted at 9:52 PM by Howard Bashman

“New York Fights Back on Guns and Abortion After Supreme Court Rulings; Lawmakers passed measures that would prohibit concealed weapons in many public places, as well as an amendment that would initiate the process of enshrining the right to abortion in the state constitution”: Jonah E. Bromwich and Nicholas Fandos of The New York Times have this report.

Posted at 8:52 PM by Howard Bashman

“A Transformative Term at the Most Conservative Supreme Court in Nearly a Century; The blockbuster decisions — on abortion, guns, religion and climate — told part of the story; But the court’s abrupt rightward shift ran through its entire docket”: Adam Liptak of The New York Times has this report.

Posted at 8:49 PM by Howard Bashman