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Quote of the Day: The Umpire Strikes Back

The image of having the members of one branch of government standing up, literally surrounding the Supreme Court, cheering and hollering while the court — according [to] the requirements of protocol — has to sit there expressionless, I think is very troubling.

Chief Justice John G. Roberts, answering a question from a University of Alabama law student about President Obama’s controversial remarks on Citizens United in the State of the Union.

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