Clarence Thomas

Neomi Rao Confirmed to Brett Kavanaugh’s Seat on D.C. Circuit Court

Senators confirmed Neomi Rao on Wednesday to the seat on the D.C. Circuit appeals court formerly held by Justice Brett Kavanaugh, installing an ardent advocate of cutting government red tape to a court where the size and scope of the federal government dominates the docket.

Neomi Rao (AP PhotoJ. Scott Applewhite)

Justice Clarence Thomas Takes Constitutional Stand in Indiana SUV Seizure Case

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled on Wednesday that the Constitution’s protection against excessive fines blocked Indiana from seizing a high-end vehicle, but Justice Clarence Thomas would have reached the same result by another route, with Justice Neil Gorsuch signaling support for Thomas’s originalist argument.  

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Brett Kavanaugh and John Roberts Reject Two Cases Involving Planned Parenthood

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to take cases involving Medicaid lawsuits, with Justices Thomas, Alito, and Gorsuch expressing concern that some of their colleagues – likely meaning John Roberts and Brett Kavanaugh – are “abdicating our judicial duty” because the cases involve Planned Parenthood, which many Americans equate with abortion rights.

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Nolte: No Surprise #MeToo Era Punishes Professional Women

Snow was coming. A big snow. So I pulled over to talk to a couple of neighbor kids playing alongside the road. They had moved in next door over the summer and didn’t know the winter rules — that my yard was their yard, that they could sled down my front hill until their little hearts burst.

Activist Bird Milliken pushes a cart with a mannequin of comedian Bill Cosby before the beginning of his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse after being found guilty of sexual assaulting Andrea Constand September 24, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. - Disgraced US television icon Bill Cosby returned to a …

Mia Farrow Calls for Clarence Thomas to Resign

Actress Mia Farrow took to Twitter on Sunday and called on Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas to “resign” his position on the country’s highest court.

US actress Mia Farrow delivers a pess conference during a visit to an Amazonic area affected by pollution created by US oil company Chevron, in Lago Agrio, Aguarico, Ecuador, on January 28, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JUAN CEVALLOS (Photo credit should read JUAN CEVALLOS/AFP/Getty Images)