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Totenberg Sees 'Very Hardcore to Right' Justices, 'Centrist' Souter

July 9th, 2018 3:07 PM
On Sunday's MSNBC Live, NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg again showed her blatant double standard in being quick to label conservative justices as "very conservative" but painting liberal justices as being more "centrist." Appearing as a guest on Sunday's MSNBC Live, Totenberg claimed that three of the current U.S. Supreme Court justices are "very…

CBS ‘Early Show’: David Souter ‘Evolved’ to Liberal Views

May 1st, 2009 11:07 AM
While reporting on the announced retirement of Supreme Court Justice David Souter on Friday’s CBS Early Show, correspondent Wyatt Andrews explained: "Souter quickly stunned conservatives in 1992, casting the crucial fifth vote to uphold Roe vs. Wade in the landmark abortion case Planned Parenthood vs. Casey. Souter evolved into one of the court's more liberal justices." Andrews went on…

SCOTUS Justice Souter to Retire Open Thread

April 30th, 2009 11:04 PM
UPDATES at end of post include previews of possible replacements.The Associated Press is reporting that Supreme Court Justice David Souter will soon announce his retirement.Given the Court's current makeup, do you see this having any impact on its present slightly right tilt?Also, given how George W. Bush's judicial nominees were hassled and delayed in his two terms, will the Republicans behave…