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Sunday, November 20th 2005

The Myth of Precedents

Slate has some really fallacious and just down right malicious columnists, at least it seems there intent can’t be anything but sometimes, but in this piece they shed light on the growing “dance,” as they call it, that is a Supreme Court nomination hearing.

[S]enators pretend, maybe even to themselves, that they really care about precedents and privacy in the abstract.

This is a well written, thoughtful piece going over the political realities of abortion and the court system.