The Breakfast Table

Supreme Court Breakfast Table

The term could have been a lot worse, but it was pretty bad.

July 1 2014 4:24 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableIt wasn’t a pivotal year, but the wind blows conservative.
July 1 2014 11:07 AMSupreme Court Breakfast TableWhy does the court usually decide cases either 9–0 or 5–4?
June 30 2014 6:43 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableCorporations had an incredible year at the Supreme Court. 
June 30 2014 4:18 PMIs the Hobby Lobby Decision Narrow or of “Startling Breadth”?
June 30 2014 2:43 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableUnions aren’t dead yet, but Alito is gunning for them.
June 30 2014 12:44 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableAlito’s Hobby Lobby argument is stronger than Ginsburg’s.
June 30 2014 7:39 AMSupreme Court Breakfast TableHow far can abortion protesters now go?
June 27 2014 5:12 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableReligious people have rights, too—and that’s why Hobby Lobby threatens liberals.
June 27 2014 4:20 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableDid Scalia really accuse Roberts of making a deal?
June 26 2014 6:56 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe last thing a woman about to have an abortion needs is to be screamed at by the godly.
June 26 2014 4:08 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe justices don’t like Massachusetts’ buffer zones. But they’re fine with the one around the Supreme Court. 
June 26 2014 11:37 AMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe justices understand cellphones. How very cutting edge of them.  
June 25 2014 5:08 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableScalia and Breyer battle it out to see who is the least clueless grandpa.
June 25 2014 3:01 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableIn the cellphone cases, the justices prove they are not Luddites.
June 25 2014 1:06 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableDoes Chief Justice John Roberts show a certain casualness about the truth?
July 1 2014 3:14 PMWe Need to Celebrate Businesses That Pay for All Forms of Birth Control
July 1 2014 10:33 AMThe Breakfast Table Out LoudListen to Dahlia Lithwick and Eric Posner consider faux-nanimity on the high court and what’s hinky about Hobby Lobby.
June 30 2014 5:47 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableFor a hands-off court, this one sure is hands-on.
June 30 2014 3:04 PMIn Attacking Unions, the Roberts Court Forgets a Key Lesson of the New Deal
June 30 2014 1:50 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe scene outside a Boston abortion clinic in the wake of McCullen.
June 30 2014 8:34 AMSupreme Court Breakfast TableIs “specious unanimity” as awful as it sounds?
June 27 2014 5:28 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableI like you, First Amendment, but I may need to see other people.
June 27 2014 5:07 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableWatch out, the Supreme Court’s conservatives are using the First Amendment as a weapon.
June 27 2014 12:59 PMGiving Real Force to the First Amendment
June 26 2014 6:10 PMSupreme Court Breakfast Table“Specious unanimity” in two blockbuster cases.
June 26 2014 12:54 PMJustice Breyer Makes Justice Scalia Very, Very Angry Over Recess Appointments
June 25 2014 5:32 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe court should protect privacy even when the public doesn’t value it.
June 25 2014 4:27 PMThe Court May No Longer Be the Head Cheerleader for the War on Drugs
June 25 2014 1:08 PMDoes the Court Really Have Any Idea How Americans Feel About Privacy?
June 25 2014 11:12 AMThe Supreme Court Is Closing Off One Avenue of Civil Rights Relief After Another

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