William Hubbs Rehnquist — Archived from the original on December 21, And this latest heretic was one too many. John Glover Roberts, Jr. Souter, to sit by designation on the […].
I guess Justice Souter no longer has to play the role of humble civil servant, and can now start living the life of a former uber-powerful person.
Namespaces Article Talk. After consulting with O'Connor, however, the three who came to be known as the "troika" developed a joint opinion that upheld all the restrictions in Casey except for the mandatory notification of a husband while asserting the essential holding of Roethat a right to an abortion is protected by the Constitution. David Hackett Souter: He's got a great, facile mind—a splendid man, writes his opinions based on legal scholarship.
Souter made the same point inwhen he wrote the court's majority opinion, ruling unconstitutional the posting of the 10 Commandments in a Kentucky courthouse.