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Some of Alito's views

  1. Nov 27, 2005 #1
    Just revealed that Sameul Alito was a member of the conservative reactionary group, "Concerned Alumni of Princeton":

    NY Times, 11/27
    (emphases added)
     
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  3. Nov 27, 2005 #2

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    You know, when I enter a thread entitled "Some of Alito's views," I kind of expect to see something either written or said by Alito, or perhaps a ruling of his.
     
  4. Nov 27, 2005 #3
    This one might be worth discussing



    $455,000 to $1 million: That is a really profitable investement firm. Does this mean Hizzoner dozen't know exactly how much he has invested in a company which he made a leagal ruling on???

    http://www.theeagle.com/stories/112605/nation_20051126007.php

    http://www.boston.com/news/nation/washington/articles/2005/11/03/plaintiff_alleges_alito_conflict/

    The delima here is that Alito can not own an interest in a company on which he make a ruling. Alito says that he only owns shares in Vanguard. Vanguard says that it is owned by it's shareholders.
     
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  5. Nov 27, 2005 #4
    Here is a quote from 1985.
    From the same document.
     
  6. Nov 27, 2005 #5
    He specifically said in his confirmation hearing that he would recuse hinself in any case regarding Vanguard.

    http://www.boston.com/news/nation/washington/articles/2005/11/03/plaintiff_alleges_alito_conflict/

    His problem is credibility.

    He now says that his 1985 statements were because he was applying for a job?

    Isn't that what he is doing now?

    I don't have a link for his statements about the 1985 memo when his opinion is the constitution does not protect a womans sovereignty over her own body.

    I don't trust this guy at all.
     
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2005
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