If it can’t, we may see a pressure campaign on the Court (or worse, violence) unprecedented in modern times.
It’s beginning to seem like “democracy” just means “progressives getting what they want.”
Term limits for Supreme Court justices would require a constitutional amendment.
At Confirmation Hearing, Kavanaugh Hailed Brown v. Board as ‘Single Greatest Moment in Supreme Court History’
At his confirmation hearings in 2018, Kavanaugh said respect for precedent was important, but he never suggested he would always uphold erroneous precedents.
It won’t satisfy everyone, but it would be more democratic and sensible than looking to nine justices to dictate a policy from on high.
A five-justice majority to overturn Roe and Casey would have the same practical benefit as a six-justice majority.
Pro-life and pro-choice demonstrators gather as the Supreme Court.
The end of Roe could be less consequential politically than we think.
Washington first urged the American people to respect and obey their constitution and oppose any effort to undermine the execution of federal law.