Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedents
Monday, 17 June 2019 Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to feel less bound to upholding precedent, advancing a view that if adopted by enough of his fellow justices could result in more past decisions being overruled, perhaps including the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide.
On Monday, the United States Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling striking down Virginia's 2011 House of Delegates map as racially gerrymandered. In a 5-4 decision, the justices sidestepped a ruling on the merits of the case. According to Business Insider, they found that the Republican-led...
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. is considering whether to create an ethics code for Supreme Court justices, Justice Elena Kagan told… ABA Journal Also reported by •USATODAY.com •CBS News