Tag Archives: “originalism”

Ellen Weintraub is so smart. Brett Kavanaugh is so…not

I’ve been sort of following Ellen Weintraub for a while. Whenever she appears on TV, I stop what I’m doing and listen. Today, in a Times op — with what I see is her characteristic good cheer with a dash … Continue reading

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Gorsuch’s attitude toward the Constitution. (Hint: not good)

From the fine SCOTUSblog, this (although I WISH everyone would stop using the macro “brilliant Scalia”. I didn’t think he was brilliant, for a heap of reasons, but especially for inventing “originalism.” You know, that concept of interpreting the Constitution … Continue reading

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