TITLE

More Polarizing Than Rehnquist

AUTHOR(S)
Lazarus, Simon
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
American Prospect;May2007, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the performance U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts during the court term that ended in June 2006. It cites the reasons of Democratic legislators for confirming the nomination of Roberts. It argues that the decisions that have been made by Roberts are at odds with his vows of modesty and democratic deference. It details the decision of Roberts in the case filed by former Attorney General John Ashcroft to nullify physician-assisted suicide statute in Oregon.
ACCESSION #
24855657

 

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