Covering the Supreme Court and legal issues for @CNN and @CNNPolitics. Formerly at ABC
Good morning! Chief Justice John Roberts is back at his branch of government meeting with his colleagues behind closed doors about BIG cases: immigration, religious liberty, electoral college--will they add cases to this blockbuster term? next term? denials? stay tuned.
One of John Roberts' law clerks, who presumably applied for the clerkship to handle Supreme Court business, will now also help him with his impeachment duties. Clerk so far not named.
--he'll wear his usual robe. (no stripes!) --unlikely he'll miss any oral args, if he does Thomas would preside (most senior associate justice) --he may have lunch at the senate some days!
Can't stop thinking about @DanaBashCNN interview. "he picked me as his prey" and how Dana gives Yang the room to tell her story. so powerful.
Just in: Chief Justice John Roberts in a not so veiled report tells the judiciary it must promote confidence and maintain the public's trust.
This is what is important to Justice Sotomayor and illustrates how she has a singular impact on the court
Just in: A friend of Christine Blasey Ford says she has no recollection of the party :