Courts Have Pushed Back During The War On Terror When The Executive Branch Asked Them To Butt Out
The Justice Department is arguing that a Seattle federal judge was wrong to “second-guess” Trump’s travel ban, given the national security concerns at play. Courts pushed back against similar arguments in post-9/11 cases.
John Roberts' Malta Class: The Supreme Court In Historical Perspective
The course taught by the Supreme Court's Chief Justice is for only one credit and meets six times with a take home exam. "The Supreme Court In Historical Perspective" examines "how the role and operation of the Supreme Court have changed since the nation’s founding, with particular emphasis on the role of the Chief Justice."
Justice John Roberts, Internet Icon
Roberts, appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Chief by George W. Bush, was the deciding voter in the Supreme Court's decision to uphold ObamaCare. Among many liberals, Roberts immediately became the new face of heroism. Conservatives may see him as a traitor. Thankfully, the internet did us the favor of visualizing Roberts' new place in the universe:
Fred Phelps Fan Art
The Supreme Court ruled that the anti-gay demonstrations of the Westboro Baptist Church, including picketing military funerals, were protected by the First Amendment. Here are some other folks exercising their First Amendment rights by paying homage to Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps. These are the handful circulating around the internet that aren't X-rated.