by Caroline Cox
Burgess Everett of Politico reports that judicial confirmation hearings are likely to return after the November elections.
Adam Liptak writes in The New York Times on the popularity of judicial elections and the legal challenges facing them.
The New Republic features Jeffrey Rosen’s lengthy interview of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on topics ranging from the Scalia/Ginsburg opera to rumors of her retirement.
Eric Segall and Lisa McElroy criticize the secrecy of the Supreme Court in an article for Salon.
In The New York Times, Richard Fausset reports on the underrepresentation of African Americans in politics even in large African American communities.