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The Avenger

Location: New Jersey
Member Since: Thu Dec 02, 2021
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Member Since: Sat May 17, 2008
Subj: Re: The Supreme Court
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2022 at 09:45:02 am EDT (Viewed 165 times)
Reply Subj: Re: The Supreme Court
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2022 at 08:39:55 am EDT (Viewed 171 times)

    It is bad and going to get worse. The said part is there is not much that can be done...

Oddly, the Constitution has granted no enforcement powers to the Supreme Court. Serious people are debating whether a person, state, or institution could simply ignore the Supreme Court and get away with it.

    I am not sure how it benefits anyone to do what they are doing outside of from a purely conservatives academic level.

It benefits the centers of power I listed in the OP. The "Sinister Six" justices are demonstrating their allegiance to these power centers.

    The counters would be to expand the court, define its abilities more clearly, put term limits on justices, clarify what is and is not disqualifying (ethics rules, recusal rules and so on) and potentially things like what warrants impeachment of a justice.

Or ignore the Court altogether. This may be tested sooner than we think. New York State could well decide to defy the Bruen ruling. Don't mess with New Yorkers!