The times, they are changing when it comes to Republican perceptions of Constitutional Conservatism. Celebrated scholar and Supreme Court litigator, Randy Barnett joins Federalist Radio to preview his vision of proper, conservative jurisprudence.
Barnet rejects the principle of judicial restraint, pointing to Chief Justice John Robert’s ObamaCare decision. Instead, he champions a more active role where justices defend the sovereignty of the individual.
Later, the libertarian law theorist explains away the myth and establishes the fact of the Lochner v. New York, Supreme Court case.