The same distinction figured in the Eleventh Circuit?s decision in Lofton v. Department of Children and Family Services. That case challenged
This is important, because if the Supreme Court had created a ?fundamental right,? that right could only be infringed by a ?compelling? societal interest. Instead, the Court of Appeals was free to defer to
These rulings remind us of the importance of judicial appointments. While the much-criticized
It also takes courage, not only to criticize the Supreme Court publicly, but also, as the
This is likely to be an issue in the fall election, and it?s important. As we saw in
For further reading and information:
Joseph Landau, ? Misjudged: What Lawrence Hasn?t Wrought ,? New Republic,
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