Yesterday I participated in a "Midweek Cocktail Chatter" (minus the cocktails, unforgivably) over at the swank New York headquarters of HuffPost Live. The topic was about 19 parts Syria, 1 part New York mayoral race. Joining me in the no-bombing camp was Sirius XM radio personality Pete Dominick; arguing for a Congress-free humanitarian intervention was political scientist Joseph Amodeo and (for the most part) host Josh Zepps:
Amy Coney Barrett Condemns Purdue University's 'Fundamentally Unfair' Adjudication of Sexual Assault Claims
The opinion, which suggests a strong concern about due process, will nevertheless be cited as evidence of the SCOTUS nominee's "uniformly conservative" record.
Amy Coney Barrett Demolishes the Qualified Immunity Claim of a Detective Accused of Framing a Man for Murder
The case is an encouraging sign that the SCOTUS contender is not the sort of judge who bends over backward to shield cops from liability for outrageous misconduct.
Amy Coney Barrett Thinks the Second Amendment Prohibits Blanket Bans on Gun Possession by People With Felony Records
The SCOTUS contender's 2019 dissent will alarm gun control supporters but reassure people who want judges to take this constitutional provision as seriously as others.
DC Circuit Rules House of Representatives has Standing to Challenge Trump's Diversion of Funds to Build his Border Wall
The opinion was written by prominent conservative Judge David Sentelle.