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Why Amy Coney Barrett Should Not Be On The Supreme Court
Her rulings reveal a judge who serves the interests of Trump, telemarketers, debt collectors, bureaucrats, and cops.
Constitutional Commentary-Amy Coney Barrett
Courts judicial deference to democratic majorities is inconsistent with the basic premises of the Constitution.
Amy Coney Barrett’s Opinions in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
This Article explores the notion that the Supreme Court possesses supervisory power by virtue of its constitutional supremacy.
Relying on something it calls supervisory power or supervisory authority, the Supreme Court regularly prescribes rules of procedure and evidence for inferior courts. Both scholars and the Court have...https://scholarship.law.nd.edu/law_faculty_scholarship/398/
Suspension of writ of habeas corpus empowers POTUS to indefinitely detain those suspected of endangering the public safety. Congress got it wrong during the Civil War...
Coney Barrett claims giving leniency to a defendant when facts are ambiguous (among other things) = the court is acting as an unfaithful agent in statute interpretation.
Transgender people should not be including in Title IX protections. https://www.hrc.org/news/amy-coney-barrett-is-an-absolute-threat-to-lgbtq-rights
Personally I don't think she will be "influenced by her Catholic faith". I think she will & has been more influenced by her racist, homophobic, hateful personal beliefs.
Editor's note: An updated version of this profile was published on Sept. 21, 2020. In November 2017, President Donald Trump released a revised list of potential Supreme Court nominees. The November...https://www.scotusblog.com/2018/07/potential-nominee-profile-amy-coney-barrett/
-members swear lifelong oath of loyalty to one another
-assigned & accountable to personal adviser/handmaid who directs whom to date/marry, where to live, take a job, buy home, how to raise children https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/28/us/amy-coney-barrett-nominee-religion.html
Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s choice for an appeals-court seat, belongs to People of Praise, a tight-knit, oath-bound group with considerable sway over its members.https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/28/us/amy-coney-barrett-nominee-religion.html
Here's the entire history of archives... lots to choose from.
For example, in March 2015, you would have discovered People of Praise started at Notre Dame, Coney Barrett's alma mater
2005 - 3,300
2015 - 2,900
Anyone know what happened in that 10 year span? Or do they not count kids?
The chant "Get your rosaries off my ovaries" needs a come back https://slate.com/human-interest/2018/07/amy-coney-barretts-alleged-religious-group-people-of-praise-what-is-it.html
Jim Obergefell, whose Supreme Court case led to the legalization of same-sex marriage, says he is “terrified” Amy Coney Barrett’s appointment may lead to the law being reversed.http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thedailybeast/articles/~3/1D8JhW6P3Mc/marriage-equality-is-in-danger-says-supreme-court-victor-jim-obergefell
Publicly criticized Chief Justice Roberts for voting to uphold the Affordable Care Act - he pushed the statute “beyond its plausible meaning”... https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/26/opinion/amy-coney-barrett-nominee.html
Green Card holder rights https://edition.cnn.com/2020/09/26/politics/amy-coney-barrett-supreme-court-notable-writings/index.html
President Donald Trump on Saturday announced he is nominating Judge Amy Coney Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court in a flag-bedecked ceremony at the White...https://edition.cnn.com/2020/09/26/politics/amy-coney-barrett-supreme-court-notable-writings/index.html
Leonard Leo (Federalist) is responsible for the onslaught of inappropriate judges McConnell & Grassley stampeed through. https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/6998987-OPTIMIZED-EXT-RPT-19-1677-F-Processed-CLEAN.html#search/p222/Coney%20Barrett
Records from the Department of Transportation in response to American Oversight's lawsuit for Secretary Elaine Chao's travel records as well as communications between senior agency officials and...https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/6998987-OPTIMIZED-EXT-RPT-19-1677-F-Processed-CLEAN.html#search/p222/Coney%20Barrett
Barrett - federal judge since 2017, when Trump nominated her to the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. https://apnews.com/article/election-2020-ruth-bader-ginsburg-chicago-us-supreme-court-courts-547b7de5b6ebabedee46b08b5bb37141
CHICAGO (AP) — Although Amy Coney Barrett is the president’s choice to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, she is more aptly described as heir to another departed Supreme Court justice:...https://apnews.com/article/election-2020-ruth-bader-ginsburg-chicago-us-supreme-court-courts-547b7de5b6ebabedee46b08b5bb37141
SCOTUS should refuse to revisit its interpretations to encourage Congress (& other interested parties) to resolve policy questions.
"Other interested parties"?
77 pgs revised: May 2008 Barrett
Power of the fed courts to make procedural common law.
Federal-court procedure as entirely derivative of and subservient to that of Congress.
27 pgs Barrett
Reflects upon the variety of ways in which nonjudicial actors have, over time, registered their disagreement with decisions of SCOTUS.
Like Amicus Briefs?! Citizens United?
Recent scholarship on ideology of law clerks hired by particular judges to create a new measure of ideology.
"In both my personal and professional relationships, I strive to meet that standard."
Then why do her own peers call her dissents unrooted in reality? https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/26/us/politics/full-transcript-amy-coney-barrett.html
But not "elite", right?
Amy Coney Barrett: American judge (born: 1972, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA), Occupations: Lawyer, Judge, From: United States of America | Biography, Facts, Career, Wiki, Lifehttps://peoplepill.com/people/amy-coney-barrett/
Public attention has centered on the Rose Garden ceremony for Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court announcement and how a number of its attendees have since tested positive. But there was also a...https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/04/politics/gallery/barrett-announcement-inside-white-house-0926/index.html
Amy Coney Barrett represented National Council of Resistance of Iran (MEK is an arm of NCRI). https://mavenroundtable.io/theintellectualist/news/wapo-trump-s-scotus-nominee-represented-an-iranian-terrorist-group-L8e1oWo2KUOSCUGbwL7ppA
In 2000, Amy Coney Barrett was a junior attorney on a team representing the National Council of Resistance of Iran.https://mavenroundtable.io/theintellectualist/news/wapo-trump-s-scotus-nominee-represented-an-iranian-terrorist-group-L8e1oWo2KUOSCUGbwL7ppA
Amy Coney Barrett might be aligned ideologically with a terrorist organization.
Barrett’s legal opinions go against the school’s values and hundreds of other alumni have agreed. https://www.wmcactionnews5.com/2020/09/26/rhodes-college-alumni-start-facebook-group-oppose-supreme-court-nomination-amy-coney-barrett/
Some graduates of Rhodes College disagree with Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court and have started a fast growing Facebook group in opposition.https://www.wmcactionnews5.com/2020/09/26/rhodes-college-alumni-start-facebook-group-oppose-supreme-court-nomination-amy-coney-barrett/
Wouldn’t want to slow pushing through a horrible SCOTUS pick for responsible pandemic response. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/05/health/covid-trump-contact-tracing.amp.html
A pastor who was at the Prayer March on the Mall before attending President Trump's White House event to announce the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court has tested positive...https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/pastor-who-attended-prayer-march-before-amy-coney-barrett-nomination-announcement-tests-positive-for-covid-19
This is not a SCOTUS pick that reflects the nation. Hate has no place here. https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/oct/05/michael-farris-amy-coney-barrett-adf
Coney Barrett hid her membership in religious cult that inspired the hit TV show The Handmaid's Tale when she was first up for a seat on the Federal bench. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8773521/Trumps-favorite-Supreme-Court-seat-Amy-Coney-Barrett-hid-ties-religious-group.html
Amy Coney Barrett and her husband Jesse are members of People of Praise, a small group that teaches that wives have to obey their husbands in all things.https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8773521/Trumps-favorite-Supreme-Court-seat-Amy-Coney-Barrett-hid-ties-religious-group.html
Luckily archives are forever. See the posts earlier in this thread for the full list & look for yourself. https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/supreme-court/people-praise-faith-group-deletes-mentions-photos-barrett-its-website-n1241677
An analysis by the Associated Press was able to track the changes through the Internet Archive.https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/supreme-court/people-praise-faith-group-deletes-mentions-photos-barrett-its-website-n1241677
Barrett‘s father is a local People of Praise leader
Mother is a “handmaid”
Mother-in-Law was recently listed as a local contact
Her husband’s grandparents were members https://www.dailykos.com/story/2020/10/1/1982432/-Religious-group-scrubs-references-to-Amy-Coney-Barrett-from-its-website
Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s longtime association with the religious group People of Praise appears to have gone into the memory hole. People of Praise scrubbed many mentions of Barrett from its websi...https://www.dailykos.com/story/2020/10/1/1982432/-Religious-group-scrubs-references-to-Amy-Coney-Barrett-from-its-website
Catholic judges won’t recuse but will want to sit whenever possible
PS This was removed from the repository where she published her other papers. Pay attention to what is being hidden. https://scholarship.law.nd.edu/law_faculty_scholarship/527/
Anyone find her Pinny account?
100+ speeches, panels & events
Visited 18 cities past 2 yrs
Behind closed doors at private legal luncheons
Federalist Society debates & panels https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2020/10/05/amy-barrett-we-watched-hours-her-speeches-heres-what-we-learned/3596731001/
Amy Coney Barrett has given more than 100 talks since 2010. Here's what we learned about the Supreme Court nominee by watching some of them.https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2020/10/05/amy-barrett-we-watched-hours-her-speeches-heres-what-we-learned/3596731001/
It’s easy to see why every major anti-abortion organization in America hailed Barrett when she was appointed to the Seventh Circuit.https://www.thedailybeast.com/with-justice-amy-coney-barrett-trumps-reshaped-supreme-court-will-be-poised-to-transform-america