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United States Of Texas Not About To Let Supreme Court Gay It All Up

Everyone knows we’re getting gay married in June. ALL OF US. The Supreme Court heard the last desperate gasp of bigots sputtering “tradition” and “the children” and “boo hoo” in April, and assuming Justice Antonin Scalia fails to persuade...Show More Summary

ATL Theater Review: The Originalist

If you're interested in theater, the Supreme Court, or both, check out this new play about Justice Antonin Scalia.

Why's the far-right putting a long discarded fear card back in the deck?

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Over the past week, rightie talker Glenn Beck, conservative US Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia, and GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush,to name just three, have all floated the idea that pastors and priests and ministerial whathaveyas will all have to...

Right-Wing Talking Points On Marriage Make Their Way To The "Fox News Justice"

Conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is again raising conservative media talking points in court, advancing the debunked idea that the definition of marriage has remained unchanged for a "millennia." On April 28, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Obergefell v. Show More Summary

Jeb Bush Admires Clarence Thomas, Thinks Antonin Scalia Is The 'Most Interesting Opinion Writer'

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- Two current Supreme Court justices stand out to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), who is almost certain to launch his campaign for president in the next several months. Speaking at the conservative National Review Institute's...Show More Summary

New Yorker's Jeffrey Toobin Slams 'Fox News Justice' Scalia

CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin blasted Antonin Scalia in a Tuesday column for The New Yorker, after the conservative Supreme Court justice cracked a joke during the oral arguments regarding the same-sex "marriage" cases. Toobin asserted...Show More Summary

Fox News Suggests Clergy Will Be Forced To Marry Gay Couples If Supreme Court Rules For Marriage Equality

Fox News' Special Report cherry-picked Justice Antonin Scalia's religious freedom concerns from the Supreme Court's oral arguments on constitutional protections for same-sex marriage to question whether clergy may "be required to conduct...Show More Summary

What Would You Say To Justice Scalia?

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Yesterday Think Progress reporter Ivan Volsky asked demonstrators at the Supreme Court what they would say if stuck in an elevator with Justice Antonin Scalia.

Gay-marriage debate is ‘all about the children’?

During arguments over gay marriage on Tuesday morning, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made an astonishing assertion. If states are required to permit gay marriage, he argued, a minister of a faith that believes...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Asks Someone to Wake Her When Scalia Stops Talking

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report) – As Justice Antonin Scalia weighed in on same-sex marriage at the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg interrupted the proceedings by announcing, “Someone wake me up when...Show More Summary

Antonin Scalia and John Roberts actually had tough questions for gay marriage opponents

The Supreme Court is hearing a huge fight over gay marriage on Tuesday, and two of the court's conservative justices had tough questions for opponents of same-sex marriage. During arguments over same-sex marriage bans in four states, Chief Justice John Roberts had an interesting hypothetical question for lawyers arguing for those bans. Show More Summary

Clifton: A Reality About 2016 Liberals Need to Face

Allen Clifton: Let me list a few numbers for everyone: 78, 80, 80, 83. Those are the ages that Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer, Antonin Scalia, Anthony Kennedy and Ruth Bader Ginsberg will be when the next president is sworn in, respectively. Show More Summary

ERA? Not Merely Symbolic

This may come as a surprise, but women in our country are not guaranteed equal rights under our Constitution. It's as simple as that. Just ask Supreme Court Justice,Antonin Scalia. He confirmed this fact by saying to the California Lawyer in 2011 that "Certainly the Constitution does not require discrimination on the basis of sex. Show More Summary

Let’s talk about Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s fishnet gloves

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is “almost always correct,” writes Antonin Scalia #TIME100 — (@TIME) April 17, 2015 Maybe you noticed Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s signature...Show More Summary

Antonin Scalia Honors Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'The High Court's Counterweight'

last monthNews : Huffington Post

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was celebrated in Time Magazine's list of "The 100 Most Influential People," joining the ranks of such notable figures as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), author Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie, dancer...Show More Summary

News: Why 'RFRA' Is America's Latest Four-Letter Word

A once-popular religious freedom law is now seen as license to discriminate. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia once warned that too much religious freedom would be “courting anarchy.” This week, his prophecy came true—at least onShow More Summary

Antonin Scalia hasn’t (yet) seen the play about him

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia loves the theater. The high court’s curmudgeonly conservative digs Shakespeare. Can’t get enough opera. But one show he hasn’t taken in? The play about him, now showing at Arena Stage. “The Originalist,” which blends actual passages from Nino’s opinions with a fictional plot involving two law clerks, is drawing crowds (it was […]

Supreme Court Breakfast Table

One of the big mysteries of this morning’s announcement of decisions in Harris v. Quinn and the Hobby Lobby case is that Justice Antonin Scalia is not present. He’s here in spirit. After last week’s honeymoon phase of faux-nanimity,...Show More Summary

Theater Review: Review: ‘The Originalist,’ About Scalia, Opens in Washington

2 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

John Strand’s drama, having its world-premiere production at Arena Stage, stars Edward Gero as the Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

In The Originalist, Theater Tries to Interpret Antonin Scalia

Jeffrey Rosen and Garrett Epps discuss a new play by John Strand whose hero is the longest-serving Justice on the Supreme Court.

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