Simon Lazarus is a lawyer, former White House domestic policy staffer for President Jimmy Carter, and a writer on the Supreme Court’s handling of legal checks on corporate power and other legal issues.
When most Americans think about the Supreme Court's effect, they think about such cultural hot-buttons as abortion, or due process for terrorists.Simon LazarusNov 18, 2007
How should progressives think about and respond to the assaults of the Roberts Court? Here are three quick and simple suggestions.Simon LazarusJun 29, 2007
This week's ruling is yet another in a series of disastrous right-wing decisions by the Roberts Court.Simon LazarusMay 30, 2007
John Roberts won Senate confirmation by vowing to shun ideological activism. Instead, he's trashed judicial precedent.Simon LazarusApr 22, 2007