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Judicial Activism

Yesterday I said:

Judicial activism is the tendency, or willingness, or view that it is proper to depart from:

A. Established judicial precedent, or

B. The Constitution.

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http://www.redstate.com/hogan/2010/06/29/elena-kagan-admits-she-is-an-activist/

But a piece by Ann Coulter reminds me that there is another definition that the left pushes:

….Despite the herculean efforts of liberals to redefine “judicial activism” as “overturning laws,” the two

….acts are completely unrelated.

http://townhall.com/columnists/AnnCoulter/2010/06/30/kagan_hearings_surpass_world_cup_for_most_boring_tv_event

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