judicial activism

Scalia’s impact on the Supreme Court

Brian Fitzpatrick | 29 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Antonin Scalia, judicial activism, originalism, textualism, US Supreme Court
He was a powerful spokesman for the movement against judicial activism.

What does the future hold?

Ryan T. Anderson | 27 June 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: judicial activism, Obergefell v. Hodges, same-sex marriage, US Supreme Court

Obamacare survives ‘near death experience’, again

Sheila Liaugminas | 26 June 2015 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Affordable Care Act, Chief Justice John Roberts, judicial activism, Justice Antonin Scalia, Obamacare, U.S. Supreme Court

Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriages, citing duty to the state’s law

Carolyn Moynihan | 06 March 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: judicial activism, same-sex marriage

When it comes to transplants, should judges decide?

Richard Console | 26 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: judicial activism, organ transplants, Sarah Murnaghan
The case of a 10-year-old American girl with cystic fibrosis has seen a judge rearranging the organ transplant waiting list.

The rhetoric of judicial activism

James S. Cole | 12 April 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, judicial activism, rhetoric, Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court
President Obama's complaint about judicial activism rings hollow in the light of other controversial decisions handed down by the Supreme Court.

Citizens United and the problem of modern judicial activism

Carson Holloway | 09 February 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: judicial activism, law, Supreme Court
Why the concept of “strict scrutiny” is alien to the Constitution and why it poses a threat to a constitutionally defensible judicial review.

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