Retired Justice John Paul Stevens, citing the rise of mass shootings such as the July incident in a Colorado movie theater, urged Congress to act on gun control measures. “The fact that Congress doesn’t address it is, I think, mind-boggling,” ...Read More »
Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens received the Presidential Medal of Freedom this week. The medal is the nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests ...
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Retired Justice John Paul Stevens defended his former Supreme Court colleague Justice Clarence Thomas, who is under fire from some members of Congress who want Justice Thomas investigated on conflict-of-interest charges.Read More »
BOULDER, Colo. — Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens will be at the University of Colorado this week to inaugurate a new series of lectures named for him. Stevens is set to talk about constitutional law and the Supreme Court ...Read More »
In his later years on the bench of the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice John Paul Stevens was not afraid to voice his objection to a certiorari denial in the form of a written dissent or statement accompanying the Court's orders.Read More »
WASHINGTON — U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens may continue to influence the top court long after his retirement this summer. His kind of “spark and leadership,” says an adviser to President Barack Obama, is a quality sought in the person who will replace him.Read More »