Posts tagged ‘Settled Law’

As we await Trump’s naming of Justice Kennedy’s replacement,  – to be followed by the inevitable death of Justice Ginsburg,…the followers of Justice Roger Taney keep muttering “Settled Law,…settled law!” The 1857 Dred Scott Decision (7 to 2) remained ‘settled law’ until both sides had lost a total of 620,000 killed and an equal number […]