Robert F. Nagel

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Politics & Policy

The Force of Law

American conservatives are split into two main camps on the issue of judicial enforcement of the Constitution. One, exemplified by the work of the late Robert Bork, believes our system ...
Politics & Policy

The Hot Seat

This brisk history of the Supreme Court’s constitutional decisions contains much that is admirable and interesting. Nevertheless, the main lesson advanced by the book has been commonplace at least since ...
Politics & Policy

The Problem With The Court

EDITOR’S NOTE: This piece appears in the November 21, 2005, issue of National Review. All across the political spectrum, observers have recognized the pivotal significance of Samuel Alito’s nomination to the ...