Jonathan Zasloff beat me to Cass Sunstein's discussion of Roberts and Alito's "minimalism," but since I'm working on and thinking about a scholarly article about it I thought I'd add.
Another big day at the Supreme Court today. In addition to striking down a school racial integration plan (maybe Scott will say more on this. I'm disgusted but not surprised),.
As an antidote against the inevitable chorus of fake moderates arguing that today's abortion case is no big deal, four things to keep in mind as you ponder today's decision:Don't.
As Bean notes below, the Supreme Court has upheld the Federal "Partial Birth" abortion ban, which as I have argued in detail was 1)inevitable with Alito's appointment to the Court.