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Justice O’Connor Warns Against Judicial Inconsistency

May 21, 2007
In an apparent rebuke to the Supreme Court's recent abortion decision, retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor told Fox News that the law "shouldn't change just because the faces on the court have changed." O'Connor, who time and again swung the court in favor of a woman's right to choose, also criticized lawmakers who try to put political pressure on the judicial process.

Halfhearted Filibuster Attempt Ends Predictably

Jan 31, 2006
The Senate confirms Alito as the nation's 110th Supreme Court justice after the hastily conceived filibuster attempt of Sens Kerry and Kennedy | storyBuzzflash: "There is no 'center' support for Alito's actual positions There's just support for an image the Republicans createdof a harmless guy with a wife driven to tears" | editorial.