The Rule of Law versus “Empathy”

According to Thomas Sowell, “empathy” is a poor criteria in judicial nominations, but Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court may make it into office anyway:

For those who believe in the rule of law, Barack Obama used the words “rule of law” in introducing his nominee. For those who take his words as gospel, even when his own actions are directly the opposite of his words, that may be enough to let him put this dangerous woman on the Supreme Court.

Hat tip to the Austrians over at ThinkMarkets for this. More here.

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