JUDGE POSNER’S CRITICISM

JUDGE POSNER’S CRITICISM

Judge Richard A. Posner, a Federal Appellate judge and prolific author, is critical of the dissents in the Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision.1  This is the decision that legalized same-sex marriage throughout the country. Expounding upon the philosophy of John...
HUCKABEE’S CONSTITUTION

HUCKABEE’S CONSTITUTION

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee thinks that state officials can ignore the Supreme Court’s ruling that states must recognize and provide marriage for same-sex couples. Speaking prior to the Supreme Court’s decision, the former Governor had this to say:...
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE RULE OF LAW

THE IMPORTANCE OF THE RULE OF LAW

According to his mother, U.S. District Judge David Bunning might not agree with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision legalizing same-sex marriage, but he will uphold the law.[1] Judge Bunning is now at the center of an ongoing same-sex marriage debate.  This debate...
ALITO SPEAKS

ALITO SPEAKS

In a recent interview with columnist, Bill Kristol, Justice Samuel Alito expressed his concern regarding the recent Supreme Court opinion of Obergefell v. Hodges.[1]  Alito suggested that the concept of “liberty” envisioned in Justice Anthony Kennedy’s majority...