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Russ - When I read that Roberts dissented, I wracked my brain trying to guess who defected, with no luck. (see edit)
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Posted by: TEEBONE

01/07/2018, 14:36:25

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Well, nobody defected. Justice Gorsuch did not participate in the adjudication: the tally was 5-3, the four progressives + Kennedy.

The abominable decision would still have been made even had he participated, but the mystery of a possible "defection" is thus explained.

Judgment: Affirmed,
5-3, in an opinion by Justice Kennedy on June 23, 2017. Chief Justice
Roberts filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Thomas and Alito
joined. Justice Thomas filed a dissenting opinion. Justice Gorsuch took
no part in the consideration or decision of the case.


As I posted below, we need Buzzy and Kennedy GONE before the 2018 elections.

TEE




LIBERTY HAS NO EXPIRATION DATE

Democrats wouldn't buy a clue if it was government subsidized.



Modified by TEEBONE at Sun, Jan 07, 2018, 17:20:50


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