Sonja West

Sonja West is an associate professor at the University of Georgia School of Law.

Jurisprudence
Dec. 6 2013 4:23 PMCensorship 101What schools are really teaching students when we let them censor their speech.
Jurisprudence
June 12 2013 10:48 AMWhat Is Anthony Kennedy Thinking?Why the Supreme Court justice might decide we’ve been thinking about gay marriage all wrong.
Jurisprudence
May 11 2012 7:10 PMWhy Obama’s Words Didn’t Go Far EnoughMarriage equality is a federal constitutional right—not a state issue—and it’s time to start acting like it.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 14 2010 6:28 PMUnpluggedWhen do Supreme Court justices need to just sit down and be quiet?
Jurisprudence
April 9 2010 6:03 PMThe Unsung Empathy of Justice StevensJustice John Paul Stevens is the model for why empathy matters.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 11 2013 2:25 PMTexas Hold ’EmThe state refuses to allow same-sex couples married elsewhere to get divorced. Is this the next constitutional showdown over marriage equality?
Jurisprudence
Oct. 1 2012 2:51 PMSmile for the CameraThe long lost photos of the Supreme Court at work—and what they reveal.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 24 2011 5:33 PMJudge NotWhy won’t progressives fight for federal judges?
Jurisprudence
June 23 2010 12:09 PMConstitutional Interpretation? There's No App for That.Elena Kagan needs to talk honestly about what Supreme Court justices really do.