John Grisham hardly needs a publicity boost from the likes of us, but fans of government and politics should be aware that his new novel, ...
John Grisham hardly needs a publicity boost from the likes of us, but fans of government and politics should be aware that his new novel, The Appeal, is about a case whose outcome is determined by a multi-million dollar campaign to place a friendly figure on the state Supreme Court.
You can read Zach Patton's good piece about the politicization of the bench here.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Domestic Abusers Can Lose Gun Rights, Rules High Court5 hours ago
SCOTUS Overturns Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell's Conviction8 hours ago
Bob McDonnell and the Illusion of Ethics Reform8 hours ago
5 States Where the Abortion Ruling Could Spur More Lawsuits9 hours ago
Hawaii Becomes First State to Track Gun Owners in FBI Database10 hours ago
After Dozens Die in West Virginia Flooding, Obama Signs Disaster Declaration11 hours ago