Sunday, November 28, 2010

Justice Scalia slams high court for inventing ‘living constitution,’ right to abortion

Justice Scalia giving Nov. 19, 2010 talk

By Peter Smith

RICHMOND, Virginia, November 23, 2010 ( - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia slammed the modern U.S. judiciary and the high court for using the idea of a “living constitution” to invent new rules and meanings that have led to a “right” to abortion and decriminalized homosexual conduct.

Scalia made his remarks last Friday during a University of Richmond luncheon lecture entitled “Do Words Matter?” The event was covered both by the Associated Press. Full story

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