Antonin Scalia

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
'To refuse to act on a nomination of this magnitude is a failure to govern. We urge these senators to take a step back and consider what legacy of governance they want to leave for our country.'
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died last week at age 79. (Photo: Stephen Masker/flickr/cc)
As Republicans gear up to obstruct nominee, what will become of cases on...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Found dead on Saturday, the longest-serving Justice on the current court was...


Even as Antonin Scalia led his right-wing cohorts in trying to gut the Voting Rights Act, labeling it a “perpetuation of racial entitlement,” Obama and Congressional leaders unveiled a statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks across town. The law was challenged by Alabama officials who argued "the problem to which the Voting Rights Act was addressed is solved.” Uh, right.