Tag Archives: Sonia Sotomayor

Liberal “Logic”

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Over the past few weeks, several instances of what passes for logic in the liberal sphere have come to light.  First, there was the “passionate” dissent offered by Justice Sonia Sotomayor in response to a Supreme Court ruling against affirmative action in college admissions.

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Who Is Patricia Ann “Pattie” Millett?

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Last week, the Republicans blocked the nomination of Patricia Millett to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia because Obama is trying to pack the court that has the most to say about his policies and the tactics used by his administration to do end runs around the law and the Constitution.

As a result, Harry Reid (who voted against Millett) is once again threatening the nuclear option, which, of course, if ever invoked will come back to bite the Democrats big time, if and when Republicans ever control the Senate again. [emphasis added to quotes]

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Curtilage? (Open Thread)

© Miri WTPOTUS March 27, 2013

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So this morning I read about a recent decision by the Supreme Court of the United States: [emphasis added]

The Supreme Court ruled … that police cannot bring drug-sniffing police dogs onto a suspect’s property to look for evidence without first getting a warrant for a search, a decision which may limit how investigators use dogs’ sensitive noses to search out drugs, explosives and other items hidden from human sight, sound and smell.

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