The episode provides an interesting parallel to the fight over President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland, also a Jewish judge, to the Supreme Court.
By Marcy Oster
The first Israeli Arab with a permanent appointment to Israel’s Supreme Court has come under fire for not singing Israel’s national anthem at a public court event. More ▸
By JTA Staff
Elena Kagan was sworn in as the 112th U.S. Supreme Court justice. More ▸