Roberts switched views to uphold health care law

“The fragmentation of power produced by the structure of our government is central to liberty, and when we destroy it, we place liberty in peril. Today’s decision should have vindicated, should have taught, this truth; instead our judgment today has disregarded it.”

Jan Crawford CBS News 7/1/2012

(CBS News) Chief Justice John Roberts […]

The Radical Mr. Liu: Overrunning America’s Constitution

Editorial 8/5/2011

Governor Jerry Brown has nominated Berkeley Law professor Goodwin Liu [emphasis CAJ] for a position on the California Supreme Court. Republican senators led a successful filibuster of Liu’s appointment to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals back in May. As CNN reported, “Liu was the first of President Barack Obama’s judicial picks […]