David Cone Will Choose Our Supreme Court

Sonia Sotomayor will go before the U.S. Senate next week to face the gauntlet that is a Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Thankfully, she will have one very powerful ally on her side—noted judicial scholar David B. Cone. » 7/10/09 10:00am 7/10/09 10:00am

Sonia Sotomayor: Not A Squishy, Wild-Eyed Commie, After All

"Some say," Barack Obama offered this morning, by way of introducing his Supreme Court nominee, "Judge Sotomayor saved baseball." True, at least to the extent that Sonia Sotomayor saved baseball from itself. What Obama didn't say: Sotomayor totally screwed over Maurice Clarett. » 5/26/09 3:00pm 5/26/09 3:00pm