Calvin Schermerhorn: On the Supreme Court, difficult nominations have led to historical injustices

Calvin Schermerhorn, Arizona State University September 28, 2018 – Far from being unusual, the hurried and partisan Supreme Court confirmation process for Brett Kavanaugh mirrors several notable examples of similarly politicized confirmations in U.S. history. Those conflicts, which ultimately placed justices on the court, yielded some of the most damaging civil rights decisions in our […]