Tag Archives: Norms versus Rules

Dead Stop

Well, they talked about it, and they finally made it official: Senate Republican leaders said Tuesday that there would be no confirmation hearings, no vote, not even a courtesy meeting with President Obama’s nominee to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, all … Continue reading

Posted in Replacing Scalia, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Replacement Theory

On the day that mourners were filing past the casket of Antonin Scalia in Washington, America learned that Harper Lee had died – her one book on the common decency of one man made Americans feel good about themselves for … Continue reading

Posted in Replacing Scalia, Supreme Court, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments