Family Research Council Fudges Facts About DC Circuit Court Appointee Nina Pillard

By: Wednesday July 24, 2013 10:30 am

The anti-choice right is in high dudgeon this morning as Georgetown Law Professor Nina Pillard has her Senate confirmation hearing for appointment to the D.C. Circuit Court. Leading the pack is Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council.


Sunday Late Night: Turley Proposes Expanding SCOTUS to 19

By: Sunday June 24, 2012 8:01 pm

More fun for Late Night is the casting. Who would you suggest for the Court? What wacky personnel ideas do you imagine the Corporatist/Religious Right would come up with? Would the list of twenty presented to the next president range very widely — and how far would your imagined spectrum stretch? From former Congressman Alan Grayson to current Congressman Patrick McHenry? From Orly Taitz to Gloria Allred? From Michele Bachmann to Glenn Greenwald?

House Intelligence Staffer Tried to Intervene on Illegal Wiretap Program

By: Sunday June 13, 2010 8:30 am

Scott Shane and Eric Lichtblau tell a sort of weird story of how a House Intelligence Committee staffer, Diane Roark, tried to reach out to William Rehnquist to get him to review Dick Cheney’s illegal wiretapping program.

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