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Fri Nov 12, 2021, 05:22 PM

In 20 years on the bench, Merrick Garland has NEVER been reversed

That's pretty damned impressive.

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Reply In 20 years on the bench, Merrick Garland has NEVER been reversed (Original post)
Just_Vote_Dem Nov 2021 OP
UTUSN Nov 2021 #1
Igel Nov 2021 #2
Just_Vote_Dem Nov 2021 #4
LiberalFighter Nov 2021 #3

Response to Just_Vote_Dem (Original post)

Fri Nov 12, 2021, 06:31 PM

1. K&R

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Response to Just_Vote_Dem (Original post)

Fri Nov 12, 2021, 08:05 PM

2. Parse his words.

No opinion that *he authored* was reversed. Well, at least not on its merits. (One apparently was, but that's because the law shifted before SCOTUS ruled.)

Cases in which he was in the majority but where the opinion was authored by another judge (and assented to by him) *were* reversed.

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Response to Igel (Reply #2)

Fri Nov 12, 2021, 08:46 PM

4. Thanks for the explanation n/t

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Response to Just_Vote_Dem (Original post)

Fri Nov 12, 2021, 08:08 PM

3. I would think there are differences to being a judge and an AG

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