Samuel Alito

9.4.18

Kavanaugh's Prepared Opening Remarks Echo Other Anti-Choice Justices

Brett Kavanaugh is expected to tell senators he won't let his personal views affect his decisions on the court—just like every other anti-abortion justice currently on the bench, each of whom went on to speak out or vote against abortion access.

5.29.18

Only one Supreme Court justice thinks cops shouldn’t need a warrant to search your garage

"The Fourth Amendment is neither an 'ass' nor an 'idiot,'" Justice Alito wrote in his dissent.

6.22.17

'Internet' or 'internet'? The Supreme Court Weighs in

Justices Kennedy and Alito are engaged in a low-key capitalization battle that may change the future of digital law.

4.4.16

Supreme Court Rejects Texas Voter Challenge That Would Have Favored Republicans

Petitioners sought to redraw voting districts based on eligible voters rather than total population, which could have upset the political balance in a number of states with large populations of minorities and non-citizens.

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6.18.15

The Supreme Court Says Texans Aren’t Entitled to Confederate Flag License Plates

In a 5-4 ruling, the court said Texas was free to determine what can and cannot be displayed on license plates because they are state property.

7.11.14

Drivers Get Screwed Over Constantly in America

In order to legally operate a motor vehicle on public roads in the US today, citizens must abide an astonishing array of affronts to even the most basic concepts of civil liberty.

6.30.14

Stores Can Be Anti-Abortion Christians, Supreme Court Rules

Today the Supreme Court ruled in a 5–4 decision that Hobby Lobby, a chain of craft stores owned by devout Christians, could deny certain types of birth control to its employees on religious grounds. "The court, I fear, has ventured into a minefield...