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Same-Sex Marriage: The Continuing Conversation
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Same-Sex Marriage: The Continuing Conversation

Immanentizing the eschaton via Obergefell v. Hodges, Justice Anthony Kennedy has achieved his long-sought goal—namely, to be to 21st-century America what Bonaparte was to 19th-century Europe.  In respectable quarters Justice Kennedy is considered a world-historical personage, having made the

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Gay Marriage in the Dock

In the 2012 election, same-sex marriage made gains at the ballot box for the first time—however narrowly—in all four states where “marriage equality” was presented to the voters for decision.  Have the American people been successfully fooled?

Maybe the more

Terminating an Unwanted Parentcy
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Terminating an Unwanted Parentcy

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

On Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Appeals

June 21, 2017

 

Justice Breyer delivered the Opinion of the Court.

 

Sheila X is a single woman living in San Diego.  Shortly after

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Supreme Subjectivism and Arbitrary Abortion

A half-century ago, in Cooper v. Aaron (1958), the Supreme Court referred to the “basic principle that the federal judiciary is supreme in the exposition of the law of the Constitution” as “settled doctrine” and “a permanent and indispensable feature

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The Coming Slap in the Face

In June 2005, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision in Kelo v. City of New London, depriving property owners of rights that virtually everyone has always assumed they had.  Very soon—before you can say “sequel to Lawrence

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A Look Ahead

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES

on writ of certiorari to
the court of appeals

June 26, 2013

(Justice Kennedy delivered the opinion of the Court.)

The jurisprudence of liberty is a bright and shining star.  Its twinkling