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Your favorite SCOTUS judges

Discussion in 'Polls Forum' started by fromtheright, Sep 29, 2005.

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  1. John Paul Stevens

    31.6%
  2. Sandra Day O'Connor

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  3. Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. Stephen Breyer

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Anthony Kennedy

    10.5%
  6. David Souter

    42.1%
  7. William Rehnquist

    15.8%
  8. Antonin Scalia

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  9. Clarence Thomas

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
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  1. fromtheright

    fromtheright <img src =/2844.JPG>

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    Am curious about the poll numbers but even more curious about posts to see who you would pick.
    My top three are Scalia and Thomas, with Rehnquist a fairly close third. Not much surprise there, I'm sure.
     
  2. Squire Robertsson

    Squire Robertsson Administrator
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    I didn't vote for Justice Thomas because he (from what I understand) does not participate in the give and take of oral arguments.
     
  3. Bunyon

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    After being raked through the coals in his confermation hearing, undergoing a "high tech lenching", as it were, Thomas is probably afraid to go on record about his opinions.
     
  4. Squire Robertsson

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    Not really, as he is active when it comes to writing opinions. During orals, the Court asks the various sides questions. These questions do not always reflect a judges known thoughts on a given question.
     
  5. Bunyon

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    I'm sure you are right, Squire. Make sense to me.
    I agree with you.
     
  6. Mike McK

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    John Jay.
     
  7. fromtheright

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    Love the location, Mike, a little Parrothead geography!
     
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