TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Barry Kolar on Apr 20, 2012

How should judges approach the Constitution in making decisions? Syndicated columnist George Will looks at a new book from appellate court Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III, which criticizes the “living Constitution,” ”originalism” and “constitutional pragmatism” jurisprudential theories. Each, he says, abets judicial hubris, leading to judicial “activism.”