A new Supreme Court Justice

  It’s not everyday that a new Supreme Court Justice is sworn in.  In fact it has only happened 113 times prior to yesterday’s swearing in of Brett the 114th US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The Honorable Brett M. Kavanaugh will be sworn in as the 102nd Associate Justice of the Supreme Court on…

On the Supreme Court Docket today

17-647 KNICK V. SCOTT, PA DECISION BELOW: 862 F.3d 310 LOWER COURT CASE NUMBER: 16-3587QUESTION PRESENTED: Whether the Court should reconsider the portion of Williamson County Regional Planning Commission v. Hamilton Bank, 473 U.S. 172, 194-96 (1985), requiring property owners to exhaust state court remedies to ripen federal takings claims, as suggested by Justices of…

Supreme Court Nominee and the 21 papers.

What do 21 letters written to newspaper editors have to do with a Supreme Court Nominee? The mystery came in the form of a letter.  Not just one, many letters at least 21.  These letters were each signed by different individuals but were otherwise identical.  The letters were sent to at least 21 newspapers. While Brett…

Does America care about a “Supreme Court nominee”?

Washington DC has heated up this summer, but it’s not just the summer heat. The recent retirement announcement of Supreme Court Justice Kennedy sent people racing in all directions heating things up politically.  The DC Political Machines are kicking into high gear as they try to rally for their cause.  The parties are out there…

Supreme Court Nominee visits Capitol Hill.

President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh on Prime Time TV with little, if any word as to who the nominee would be until the President announced it to the world. Kavanaugh’s first day on the Hill, meeting with Senators but not before an introduction by Vice President Pence saying “We’re honored to be able to bring…

Next Supreme Court nominee for President Trump?

 Trump’s Most Strategic Pick to Replace Anthony Kennedy Opinion Guest Post by: Jed Marshall Jed is a rising Junior in High School with a serious interest in our nations highest court. Last week, on Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement from the Supreme Court. The 81-year-old Reagan appointee had served on the…