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Supreme Court Will Find Itself in the Spotlight Soon

Post by Randall Ryder A number of hot political topics–gay marriage, immigration, and deepwater drilling–are likely to come in front of the Supreme Court in the near future. The Supreme Court is the nation’s highest court, but it is about to…

Who Will Replace Justice Stevens on the Supreme Court?

Post by Randall Ryder With Justice Stevens stepping down later this year from the Supreme Court, rumors are buzzing about who will take his place. His vacancy is regarded as extremely important, as Stevens generally casts the deciding on cases before…

Who Will Obama Appoint to Replace Justice Stevens?

Supreme Court Justice Stevens has announced he will step down during Obama’s presidency to help ensure his replacement will maintain the current idealogical balance on the court. The Supreme Court has 9 justices, and most cases are decided by a…

America Would Support an Openly Gay Supreme Court Justice

A recent poll indicates that the majority of Americans would support an openly gay Supreme Court justice. The poll indicated 55% of persons polled would support an openly gay justice, while 40% would oppose the idea. The poll results are…