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Ted Cruz For Tiddays: Porn Company Offers GOP Candidate $1 Million Contract [Video]

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

Are Assault Weapons Protected by the Second Amendment?

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

When the President Was the Quietest Man in the Room

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 Announces CONFIRMATION Premiere Date

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 Thomas Hasn't Uttered A Word From The Bench In 10 Years

6 days agoNews : Huffington Post

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

Morning Wrap: Thomas' Silence | Judge Faces Civil Rights Charge | Super Bowl = Super Bust for Lawyers

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.       

Sidebar: It’s Been 10 Years. Would Clarence Thomas Like to Add Anything?

last weekNews : NYTimes: News

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.

3 Most Conservative Supreme Court Justices Will Likely Be ‘No Shows’ at State of Union

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

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.

Kerry Washington On Portraying Anita Hill: I Was Terrified

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

‘Confirmation’ Panelists Dodge Side-Taking On Clarence Thomas Hearings – TCA

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

The 20 Most Obnoxious Quotes of 2015

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

The 2015 SCOTUS Awards: A Look Back at the Highs, Lows and Yearly Shenanigans of the Supreme Court

last monthNews : Truthdig

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.

Historian explains why Justice Clarence Thomas doesn’t understand the Second Amendment

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

Trump Praises Justice Clarence Thomas  

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.

Trump: Roberts 'disgraceful' on high court; Thomas favorite

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

Scalia channels his colleague Clarence Thomas in saying minorities might need ‘slower track’ schools

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

Morning Wrap: SCOTUS Declines Gun Case | Vote Urged on Third Circuit Nominee

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... »       

Supreme Court Hands the NRA a Major Defeat: Court Rejects Challenge to Local Assault Weapons Ban

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

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