Vivid Video Offers Ted Cruz $1 Million To Star In Porn Film Politicians are not above being outright perverts, we’re looking at you Bill Clinton, Clarence Thomas, and Anthony Weiner. Anyway, the most notable pervert in the political landscape
In December the Supreme Court declined to hear a case challenging a Chicago suburb’s ban on selling and owning assault weapons. Two justices—Clarence Thomas joined by Antonin Scalia—offered up a bitter dissent when the court refused to weigh in. Show More Summary
Official portrait of Calvin Coolidge by Charles Sydney Hopkinson. (Photo: Public domain/Wikimedia Commons) Barring an unforeseen event, like speaking, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will reach a dubious milestone: the 10-year anniversary of serving on the Court without having asked a single question. Show More Summary
HBO is going back in time to examine the 1991 Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings in an original film starring Kerry Washington, Wendell Pierce, Greg Kinnear, Jeffrey Wright, Eric Stonestreet and Jennifer Hudson. Washington stars as Anita Hill, a lawyer and one of Thomas’ aides. She accused him of sexual harassment and was later […]
Justice Clarence Thomas will soon celebrate 10 years of not speaking during oral arguments at the Supreme Court, The New York Times reported on Monday. That is, he hasn't asked a single question to lawyers appearing before the court to try to make their case. Show More Summary
A round up of news from ALM affiliated publications and around the web: Justice Clarence Thomas' silence on the bench, a Maryland judge charged with civil rights violation and more Dickstein Shapiro departures.
The Supreme Court justice, who has not asked a question from the bench since Feb. 22, 2006, has said lawyers should be able to advocate without interruption.
If recent history is any indication, the three most conservative Supreme Court Justices --- Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, and Antonin Scalia --- will be ‘no shows’ at the State of the Union Address tonight.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- Kerry Washington says she was acutely aware of the challenge of playing Anita Hill in a miniseries dramatizing Clarence Thomas' Supreme Court confirmation hearings. "I was terrified. Portraying somebody who's real is a different kind of responsibility, especially when they're alive. Show More Summary
Panelist who came to TCA to talk about HBO’s original movie Confirmation dodged the question as to whether they believed Clarence Thomas or Anita Hill was telling the truth during the 1991 confirmation hearings for now Supreme CourtShow More Summary
20) “[Clarence Thomas] is a clown in blackface sitting on the Supreme Court. He gets me that angry. He doesn’t belong there.” — George Takei 19) “What, like with a cloth
Justice Antonin Scalia earned his stripes as the court’s loosest cannon for his remarks on Obamacare and same-sex marriage, while Justice Clarence Thomas was honored for making it through his ninth year without asking a single question during oral arguments.
The other week the Supreme Court denied certiorari in Friedman v. Highland Park, a Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals decision that left intact the city’s law that denied anyone in the community the ability to have assault weapons or large-capacity magazines. In a dissent from the denial of...
Donald Trump slammed Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and names Associate Justice Clarence Thomas as his favorite judge on the high court, the Associated Press reports.
AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is "disgraceful" and a "disappointment" to conservatives, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Saturday, while praising Associate Justice Clarence Thomas as his...Show More Summary
Trump says Clarence Thomas is "very strong and consistent"
When U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Wednesday questioned whether some blacks and Hispanics are academically ready for the University of Texas at Austin, he drew quick criticism from civil rights advocates. An opponent of affirmative action known for his blunt rhetoric, Scalia might...
The U.S. Supreme Court, over objections from Justices Clarence Thomas and Antonin Scalia, declines to take up a Chicago suburb's assault-weapon ban. The nomination of Luis Restrepo for a seat on the Third Circuit languishes. And General Electric, late in the game, pulls the plug on a deal to sell its appliance business to Electrolux. This is a... Read the whole entry... »
After years of expanding the Second Amendment, SCOTUS delivers a victory to gun control advocates. Against the wishes of conservative Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas, the Supreme Court rejected a challenge to a Chicago area ban on assault weapons and large-capacity magazines for ammunition, dealing a major blow to the NRA. Show More Summary