In a forceful concurring opinion, he argues the Supreme Court should overrule longstanding precedents denying many constitutional rights to residents of Puerto Rico and other "unincorporated" US territories. Gorsuch is absolutely right. But he would do well to cast the same critical gaze on the very similar precedents that exempt immigration restrictions from normal constitutional scrutiny.
Defending OSHA's Vaccine Mandate, Sonia Sotomayor Says 'I'm Not Sure I Understand the Distinction' Between State and Federal Powers
The justice's reference to a national "police power" raised some eyebrows.
"We have over 100,000 children, which we've never had before, in serious condition and many on ventilators," said the justice, wrongly.
In two opinions issued Monday, the Court gave qualified immunity to several police officers accused of violating the Constitution.
Does the Fourth Amendment right to be free from unreasonable seizures include the right to be free from an unreasonable attempted seizure?
The presidential hopeful weighs in on the Supreme Court.
The concerns I expressed about her record on property rights when I testified at her 2009 confirmation hearing were justified. But she has compiled an admirable record on several other issues.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor has some concerns.
It's not the first time the two justices have teamed up on a criminal justice case.
A case to watch for both criminal justice reformers and for critics of executive overreach.
The Iowa Republican is dialing up the anti-gay rhetoric.
The former 2nd Circuit judge suggests that court was wrong to categorically reject a jury's right to acquit a guilty defendant.
On Sonia Sotomayor, Planned Parenthood, and Common Core
Sotomayor thinks legacy admissions are somehow helping the disadvantaged, when in reality they do the opposite.