Of Heller, Roe, and Politics

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June 27 2008 4:54 PM

Of Heller, Roe, and Politics

At least one leading

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believes the court fell down on the job in

Heller

if it views its job as making decisions in ways that create political debates sure to help Republicans, adding further support for my 

that the claims by some that the court's approach to

Roe 

(bend it, don't break it)

thus far is best explained by a desire to keep that precedent alive for the purpose of ensuring Democrats lose. Jack?

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