Press Release: Demand Justice Statement on Vice President Biden’s Comments on the Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 05, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT ON VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN’S COMMENTS ON THE SUPREME COURT WASHINGTON, DC—Demand Justice Executive Director Brian Fallon released the following statement Friday in response to Vice President Joe Biden saying he is opposed to reforming the Supreme Court in any way and that he may renominate Merrick […]

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Press Release: In Wake of Yet Another Partisan Ruling by Supreme Court, Demand Justice Urges Democrats in Presidential Debate to Rally Behind Court Reform

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 27, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org IN WAKE OF YET ANOTHER PARTISAN RULING BY SUPREME COURT, DEMAND JUSTICE URGES DEMOCRATS IN PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE TO RALLY BEHIND COURT REFORM Progressive Group Calls for Candidates to Step Up Their Response with New Video that Outlines Principles for Reining in Politicized Court WASHINGTON, DC—After the Republican Supreme Court […]

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Press Release: Demand Justice Statement on Supreme Court’s Republican Justices Overturning Another Decades-Old Precedent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 21, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT’S REPUBLICAN JUSTICES OVERTURNING ANOTHER DECADES-OLD PRECEDENT WASHINGTON, DC––Christopher Kang, Chief Counsel of Demand Justice, released the following statement Friday after the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision along partisan lines, overturned a 34-year-old precedent in the case of Knick v. Township of Scott, Pennsylvania: […]

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Press Release: In Iowa and New Hampshire, Town Hall Attendees are Pressing Presidential Candidates about Reforming the Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 19, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org IN IOWA AND NEW HAMPSHIRE, TOWN HALL ATTENDEES ARE PRESSING PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES ABOUT REFORMING THE SUPREME COURT After Kavanaugh’s Confirmation, Concern Over Courts is Rising Among Progressives No Fewer Than 18 Candidates Have Faced Questions So Far; Nearly All Contenders Have Expressed Openness to Either Adding Seats or Term […]

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Raw Story: House Democrats under pressure to investigate Brett Kavanaugh for possible perjury

According to a report at The Daily Beast, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) is under increasing pressure from progressive groups to open an investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh over accusations he perjured himself during his congressional hearings. While Nadler is fending off a growing number of House Democrats who want to open impeachment […]

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Press Release: As Potential Court Showdown on Abortion Looms, Demand Justice Urges Nadler to Seek Documents that May Reveal Kavanaugh’s Bias Against Roe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 24, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org AS POTENTIAL COURT SHOWDOWN ON ABORTION LOOMS, DEMAND JUSTICE URGES NADLER TO SEEK DOCUMENTS THAT MAY REVEAL KAVANAUGH’S BIAS AGAINST ROE New Report from Demand Justice Highlights the Potential Significance of Documents from Kavanaugh’s Tenure as Staff Secretary in the Bush White House WASHINGTON, DC—On Friday, Demand Justice urged House […]

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New York Daily News: Pro-choice activists push Jerry Nadler to subpoena Justice Kavanaugh’s abortion opinions penned under the first Bush White House

With Southern states passing harsh new abortion restrictions aimed squarely at bringing a challenge in the Supreme Court, pro-choice activists are turning to one lawmaker who could be key to helping their cause, but hasn’t — New York Rep. Jerry Nadler. Nadler has long been a supporter of abortion rights, but a mix of pro-choice […]

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Press Release: Demand Justice Statement on Supreme Court’s Republican Justices Overturning 40-Year-Old Precedent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 13, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT’S REPUBLICAN JUSTICES OVERTURNING 40-YEAR-OLD PRECEDENT WASHINGTON, DC––Brian Fallon, Executive Director of Demand Justice, released the following statement Monday after the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision along partisan lines, overturned a 40-year-old precedent in the case of Nevada v. Hall: “The Republican justices’ disregard […]

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BuzzFeed: Progressive Groups Ask Congress To Investigate Brett Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — More than two dozen progressive groups are sending a letter to Congress on Thursday urging an investigation into Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation process and the numerous controversies around it, according to a copy obtained by BuzzFeed News. The national furor over Kavanaugh’s nomination to replace former justice Anthony Kennedy on the US Supreme Court, after […]

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