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Justice Scalia wasn’t just immoral—he was philosophically confused

Would his "traditional" reading of the Constitution have been accepted by its Framers?

By Robert Singh  

United States President George W. Bush (right) with Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne (centre) and Justice Antonin Scalia, as they walk through the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., USA, on June 7, 2006. ©Sachs Ron/ABACA/PA Images

With the death of Justice Antonin Scalia on 13th February, the…

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