#SCOTUS Reboot — #KatieSpeakShow Ep38 05/28/2016

In brief: Supreme Court decision season is here! To get you ready for June, I’ve repacked my interviews with constitutional law professor-author David Cohen and SCOTUS reporter-brilliant human Dahlia Lithwick. Enjoy!

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Enhanced audio: #SCOTUS Reboot — #KatieSpeakShow Ep38 05/28/2016

Quote(s) of the Show!

“There’s nothing you could possibly legislate that would be too burdensome if all you’re trying to do is help the lady make a better choice.” — Dahlia Lithwick on Justice Kennedy

Audre Lorde self-care quote via Know Your IX: “Dealing with Activist Burn-Out and Self-Care”

Original Interview Links:

David Cohen’s piece at Slate: “When the Swing Justice Doesn’t Swing”

Dahlia Lithwick’s pieces at Slate:

“Anthony Kennedy’s Right to Choose”

“The Supreme Court’s Most Important Cases of the New Term: Just how bad will things be for abortion, affirmative action, unions, and voting rights?”

”Jerry Brown’s Humble, Humane Decision: All lawmakers should follow his example, especially when thinking about life and death.”

“The Supreme Court Has Nothing to Hide, So Don’t Look”

Amicus: Cameras in the Courtroom (audio)

The HuffPost Live segment with “the math” on the Fifth Circuit Court decision I referenced: “#HB2 Decision Shutters Clinics Again #FightBackTX — HuffPostLive (06/10/15)”

More on the law I was excited about — #4EACHOfUs: “Widespread Public Support Bolsters Bill to End Restrictions on Abortion Coverage” at Truthout

Follow my guests…

David Cohen: on Twitter & ”Living In the Crosshairs” book

Dahlia Lithwick: Twitter & Amicus podcast

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