No Litmus Test: Law versus Politics in the Twenty-First Century
- Publish Date: 2006-03-09
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Michael C. Dorf
The courts and, indeed, the law itself are under assault from both right and left. Conservatives denounce what they see as liberal judicial activism in decisions involving abortion, gay rights, and the separation of church and state. They seek judges who will 'apply' rather than 'make' the law.