Eleven new nominations to federal courts. Two of them alumni of Arnold & Porter, three with service as Congressional advisory counsel.
Ten federal court nominations were made today by President Trump. I see three things they all have in common: good-to-great academic credentials, age in their forties, and some palpable connection to the Federalist Society or other right-of-center legal groups. They…
A liberal professor under whom I have studied raises his voice in support of Neil Gorsuch’s judicial philosophy of originalism.
With one notable exception, the Trump Administration’s record on the judiciary has been one of inactivity.