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Veteran Supreme Court Reporter Analyzes Roberts Court's Form Of 'Judicial Activism'
Posted on 7 Jul 2011 by Gregg Lawson

PHILADELPHIA - Does the U.S. Supreme Court under Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. engage in judicial activism? Yes, according to a reporter who has covered the high court for more than 50 years. But, he says, that's not a negative quality, or unusual... Read More

A 'Positive Trend' For The Supreme Court: Its 3 Female Members
Posted on 7 Jul 2011 by Gregg Lawson

Kagan PHILADELPHIA - Supreme Court reporter Lyle Denniston said he sees a "positive trend" when he analyzes the U.S. Supreme Court under Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.: the presence of three women for the first time. Speaking at a July... Read More

Why TV Shows About the Supreme Court Tank
Posted on 29 Sep 2010 by Michelle Olsen, Appellate Daily

This post first appeared on Appellate Daily . ABC has tried. CBS has tried. Now, NBC is trying-to launch a drama series about the Supreme Court, that is. The ABC and CBS experiments failed and the latest, NBC's Outlaw , looks doomed as well. Why... Read More

Justice Kennedy Again A Dominant Figure On Roberts Supreme Court
Posted on 7 Jul 2011 by Gregg Lawson

PHILADELPHIA - The U.S. Supreme Court released 82 rulings in its 2010-2011 term ending in June, with Justice Anthony M. Kennedy once again the dominant figure on the court, making the majority in 14 of the 16 cases that were decided by a 5-4 vote, according... Read More