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Retired Supreme Court Justice Thinks the Court Is Rethinking Its Decision in Citizens United

Speaking in Little Rock, Arkansas on Wednesday, retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens said he “expect[s] the the Court already has had second thoughts about the breadth of the reasoning in [Citizens United].” Stevens outlines four events that suggest the current court is rethinking its holding that the law cannot distinguish between actual people [...]
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Former Justice Stevens Suggests the Government Should Be the Nation's Debate Moderator

News : Reason (2 years ago)

Speaking in Little Rock, Arkansas, last night, retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens predicted that his former colleagues will soon be compelled to reconsider their decision in Citizens United v. FEC, the 2010 decision in ... Read Post

Retired Supreme Court Justice: Marijuana Should Be Legalized

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (7 months ago)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens says he thinks the federal government should legalize marijuana. The 94-year-old retired justice tells NPR that public opinion has changed on the issue. Stevens also s... Read Post

Former justice predicts cracks in Citizens United decision

Politics / US Politics : First Read (2 years ago)

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens took a poke at the controversial Citizens United decision Wednesday night and said his former colleagues have probably already had second thoughts about it. The 2010 decision paved the ... Read Post


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