Category Archives: supreme court

Bork! Bork!

Yesterday both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh agreed to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee under oath sometime next week. And if Ford is credible, then there is a possibility that Kavanaugh gets bork’ed. Here’s the likely scenario: Ford … Continue reading

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UPDATED: The Game is Afoot!

Axios: “Debra Katz, the attorney for Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in the 1980s, told NBC’s “Today” that Ford believes the incident was “attempted rape” and is willing to testify publicly … Continue reading

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In Which We Speculate Wildly About SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) sums up how the teenage Brett Kavanaugh (ALLEGED) sexual assault story is playing with the party of family values: “The decades-old sexual misconduct charge detonated at the most critical juncture of Brett Kavanaugh’s … Continue reading

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UPDATED: Karma is a Teenage B****

Democrats send ‘information’ concerning Kavanaugh nomination to FBI And right before his committee confirmation vote! Karma is a bitch! But wait, say what? Two sources briefed on the matter said it relates to allegations of misconduct by Kavanaugh while he … Continue reading

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The Horse Race, Cont.

SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh appears on track to be confirmed by the end of the month. “You’re gonna get confirmed,” GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham told him. “You’re gonna make it.” What is remarkable looking at the morning news is that … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Kavanaugh’s Emails

The Hill: “I am not sure that all legal scholars refer to Roe as the settled law of the land at the Supreme Court level since Court can always overrule its precedent, and three current Justices on the Court would … Continue reading

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Kamala-Kavanaugh, Round 1!

California Senator Kamala Harris had Kavanaugh on the ropes: Complete exchange between @senkamalaharris and Judge Kavanaugh on Mueller Investigation. pic.twitter.com/FXhW3XmV19 — CSPAN (@cspan) September 6, 2018 The moment where she says, “Be sure about your answer, sir.,” is pure prosecutorial … Continue reading

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The Handshake Not Seen Around The World

The LATimes: Day 1 of the confirmation hearing for Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, was not the sleepy affair typical of such openings. Instead, Senate Democrats repeatedly tried to halt the hearing, saying the process has been hurried … Continue reading

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And So The Kabuki Theater Begins

Today Brett Kavanaugh will be interviewed by the Senate Judiciary Committee. We won’t hear anything from the horse’s ass the nominee until the afternoon, because each senator will have ten minutes of opening remarks. Oy. Axios morning email thingie: Situational awareness: CNN’s Stephen Collinson … Continue reading

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You Watching This Sen. Susan Collins?

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