Five members of the Supreme Court (Chief Justice John Roberts and associate justices Anthony Kennedy, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan) watch President Donald Trump speak to a joint session of Congress. (Don't they look delighted?)
Did Chief Justice Roberts Open Door for Unemployed Americans to Sue Illegals? » Liberty Alliance
The U.S. Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, overturns a death-penalty sentence after an expert witness testified the defendant was more likely to commit future crimes because he is black.
The conventional wisdom was shockingly, pathetically wrong. But some folks have long had an inkling that the chief justice was no ideologue. When Roberts was nominated to be chief justice in 2005, a very prominent liberal lawyer told me that he was reassured. Roberts, he noted, was a practicing attorney with years of trials under his belt -- unlike the academic Antonin Scalia or Clarence Thomas with his slew of government jobs and no real private practice experience. The real world…