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How to use judicial activism in a sentence
People like Cruz will never stop screaming judicial activism.
For decades now, conservatives have complained about “judicial activism” by liberals on the bench.The Media Man-Crush on John Roberts, Conservative Who Saved Obamacare | Howard Kurtz | July 2, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
That level of judicial activism, in a context like this one, would be nearly unprecedented.
Jurists who once excoriated judicial activism now demand that judges revert to the hyper-activism of the 1920s and 1930s.
In other words, Cornyn was no longer troubled by judicial activism.Michael Tomasky on the GOP’s Hypocrisy About Activist Judges | Michael Tomasky | March 21, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST