LICENSE TO LEGISLATE

George Will laments the Supreme Court making good public policy by overstepping its constitutional authority. Of course, since the Constitution gives the Court no direct authority to in fact interpret the Constitution, judicial review pretty much by definition oversteps the Court’s constitutional authority.

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James Joyner is a Security Studies professor at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.