Thomas Lucente: Scalia was one of greatest jurists to ever sit on the bench

Thomas Lucente: Scalia was one of greatest jurists to ever sit on the bench

America lost a great man and one of the greatest jurists to ever sit on the Supreme Court when Justice Antonin Scalia died Feb. 13.Of course, boorish ...

February 21st, 2016 |  


Kathleen Parker: What would Scalia say about vacancy?

Kathleen Parker: What would Scalia say about vacancy?

WASHINGTON — As Republican presidential candidates invoke Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s legacy, all insisting that his suddenly v...

February 20th, 2016 |  


David Trinko: Health care system expects too much from minor

David Trinko: Health care system expects too much from minor

My 14-year-old daughter can’t drive. She can’t cook using the oven. She can’t even wake herself up for school on time with the aid o...

February 20th, 2016 |  



Cheryl Parson: Taxing questions to ask

Cheryl Parson: Taxing questions to ask

We are more than a month into the tax preparation season already. If you haven’t filed your taxes yet, you are in good company. Nearly half of A...

February 20th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: How is marijuana use legal and illegal at the same time?

Legal-Ease: How is marijuana use legal and illegal at the same time?

The federal Controlled Substances Act prohibits the production, possession and distribution of marijuana everywhere in the United States.Additional fe...

February 20th, 2016 |  


William J. Seitz and Kevon Martis: Trespass zoning is wind energy’s secret subsidy

There was a time when the environmental movement opposed noise pollution, fought industrial blight, and supported “little guys” whose qual...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Meghan Daum: The high court’s odd couple

Meghan Daum: The high court’s odd couple

As liberals try to keep from smacking their lips too loudly about the implications of the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and GOP leader...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Christine M. Flowers: How Justice Scalia changed my life

Christine M. Flowers: How Justice Scalia changed my life

There are four deaths that have shaken me, with seismic force, to the core. Four that brought tears at the moment I found out about the loss. Only fou...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Lori Borgman: Coarse language gets attention, of course

Lori Borgman: Coarse language gets attention, of course

I liked it better when presidential candidates spent more time shaking hands and kissing babies than calling their opponents liars and losers.Of cours...

February 18th, 2016 |  


George Will: A jurist of colossal consequence

George Will: A jurist of colossal consequence

WASHINGTON — Antonin Scalia, who combined a zest for intellectual combat with a vast talent for friendship, was a Roman candle of sparkling juri...

February 18th, 2016 |