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Anti-Terrorism Law Trumps Free Speech

The U. S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 today that anti-terrorism laws are constitutional even when they have an adverse impact on free speech. Justice John Paul Stevens joined the conservative majority, while Justices Breyer, Ginsberg, and Sotomayor dissented from Chief Justice Roberts’ opinion. Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project. Opinion here. At issue was [...]
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San Francisco health care tax appealed to Supreme Court

US Politics / Conservative : RedState (7 years ago)

An association of restaurant operators in San Francisco has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a decision by the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals allowing the city’s health insurance employer mandate law... Read Post

More About That Rule of Law Thingee

Politics / US Politics : Mike the Mad Biologist (7 years ago)

'Minimalist' conservative and Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts apparently believes that one's obligation to pay monetary damages after damaging the environment should be, well, minimal: Read the rest of this post... | Read the... Read Post

Supreme Court Update

US Politics / Conservative : Wizbang (7 years ago)

In this update we've got musings about free speech rights for public high school students, product liability claims and the healthcare sector, the invalidation of Maine's nanny state law regarding tobacco sales to minors, old-fash... Read Post


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