All posts tagged "elena kagan"

  • Elena Kagan’s Supreme Court zinger

    In one of the most memorable moments during today’s Supreme Court arguments on DOMA, Justice Elena Kagan shut down one of the key arguments being...

  • What Happened at the Supreme Court Today, and Why It Matters

    Today, without comment, the U.S. Supreme Court denied the request of Log Cabin Republicans for the court to dissolve the stay pending appeal in Log...

  • Kagan Confirmed

    Elena Kagan, who had served as the solicitor general in the Obama Justice Department was confirmed on Thursday afternoon, August 5, as an associate justice...

  • Kagan: Up for a Vote … and on to the Full Senate

    The Judiciary Committee voted in support of the nomination of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court seat being vacated by Justice John...

  • Big Lies

    As gays and lesbians, we're not unused to hearing lies told about us. For decades, homophobes and anti-gay activists have relied on the big lies...

  • Court of Public Opinion

    The confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan left more questions than answers, since she quite properly refused to prejudge matters that might come...

  • Kagan Ends Hearings

    President Barack Obama's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court, Solicitor General Elena Kagan, finished testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the evening of June...

  • HRC Endorses Kagan Nomination

    Today, the Human Rights Campaign announced its endorsement of Solicitor General Elena Kagan for the Supreme Court. From HRC: “Elena Kagan has demonstrated her understanding...

  • Judging Kagan

    The first Republican to question President Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court, Solicitor General Elena Kagan, at this week's Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings in the...

  • Gay, Rather, Day Three at the Kagan Hearings

    Between the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy and marriage questions, there was quite a bit of talk about LGBT issues in the third day of...