Tuesday, March 27, 2007

A new claim of presidential power, this time at Texas' expense

Lyle Denniston at SCOTUS Blog tells why the Bush administration thinks Presidents have power to order state courts to obey the World Court - in this case, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in Meddellin v. Texas.

1 comment:

Gritsforbreakfast said...

Well, whatever its verity, really it's Denniston's statement!

I guess this means when you think of "enemies of the motherland," the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals doesn't come to mind? ;) best,