Richard Garnett

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Lawsuits Seek to Vindicate Religious Freedom

Today, a large and diverse group of plaintiffs — including health-care providers, universities and schools, and social-welfare agencies — filed lawsuits in a dozen federal courts, challenging the administration’s rule ...

A Win for Religious Freedom

Sometimes the news from 1 First Street is really, really good. Today, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling in what some observers (ahem) had called one of the most ...

In Defense of Garnett’s Defense of Daniels

Carrie Severino, whose work I admire and appreciate, “respectfully dissents” from my recent defense of my governor, Mitch Daniels, and specifically from my suggestion that his “record on judicial appointments” ...

Breyer’s Idea of Restraint

According to Lincoln Caplan, writing a few days ago in the New York Times, Justice Breyer rightly appreciates that the Court’s “legitimacy in the public’s eyes” cannot be taken for ...