Reject 'Living Constitution,' Scalia Tells Crowd At USU
Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2008
The legality of abortion, same-sex marriage and other controversial issues should be decided by the American people and not a panel of unelected judges, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told students and faculty at Utah State University on Monday. A shift in political practices in recent years, however, has left judges to legislate from the bench as they rewrite the Constitution, the judge said.
(Deseret News, Utah, 09/16/2008)