Yesterdays Supreme Court decision in favor of pro-life demonstrations (not
classifying them under RICO) was a pro-life victory. But it turns out it wasn’t
a victory for the Bush administration. His solicitor general Theodore B. Olson
on behalf of the United States argued for SCOTUS to classify these demonstrations under Rico. Yes are pro-life President’s solicitor general argued that these pro-life demonstrations were a classic use of force and extortion in the organized crime setting. Here is the Transcript from the court.
Update: Maybe the Bush administration decided that
most of the more liberal judges would automatically vote the opposite of whatever
the Bush administration officially supported. How’s that for some positive spin?