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Tag Archives: Chief Justice John Roberts

A Supreme Court mystery: Has Roberts embraced same-sex marriage ruling?

A Supreme Court mystery: Has Chief Justice John Roberts embraced the court’s same-sex marriage decision that he so passionately protested two years ago? The “does-he-doesn’t-he” question is prompted by a case the court decided without oral arguments at the end ...

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Partisan battles pose ‘real danger’ for Supreme Court, chief justice says

TROY — Chief Justice John Roberts said Tuesday that the Supreme Court has gone about its work in a “completely nonpartisan way” since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, but that the bitter political battle waged over confirming Scalia’s replacement ...

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Chief Justice Roberts invokes Hendrix

WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg invoked Aaron Copland. The chief justice countered with Jimi Hendrix. The high court's generational divide was on display Wednesday as the justices heard arguments about whether Congress acted properly in extending U.S. copyright protection to millions of works ...

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