Tag: Clarence Thomas

Petition to Impeach Justice Clarence Thomas Nears a Million Signatures

Following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade and while his wife is embroiled in controversy related to January 6th, over 800,000 people have signed a petition calling for the justice’s impeachment. The petition was created by the liberal advocacy group MoveOn. It has just over 873,000 signatures as of Saturday afternoon. It criticized Thomas’ concurring

Thomas Calls for Overturning Other Precedents in Dobbs Opinion

As expected, on Friday morning the Supreme Court issued its opinion on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, overturning Roe v. Wade and handing the issue of abortion regulation back to individual states. The opinion states, “The Constitution does not confer a right to abortion; Roe and Casey are overruled; and the authority to regulate abortion is returned

Jan. 6th Committee Reportedly Plans to Investigate Ginni Thomas’ Texts

Sources at CNN say the committee wants to interview her about her correspondence with former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows. Vice Chair Liz Cheyney (R-WY) had previously been relucent to subpoena her for fear of causing controversy due to her husband, but now indicates she believes the texts warrant questioning. The committee has had ongoing

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Hospitalized

The court announced he was admitted Friday night with flu-like symptoms. According to the Associated Press: Thomas, 73, has been at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C., since Friday after experiencing “flu-like symptoms,” the court said in a statement. He does not have COVID-19. The court offered no explanation for why it waited two days