Somin Weighs in on King v. Burwell

In an article on King v. BurwellProfessor Ilya Somin discusses the Supreme Court case and whether media and public attention affects judicial decision-making.


 “I’m genuinely uncertain how this case will come out,” Somin added. “It’s a case in which both sides have lots of plausible arguments, and where statutory interpretations break down along ideological lines. The more they say the other guy’s obviously wrong, the more it seems that the other guy has a good case.”

Journalists and Justices: Lobbying the High Court to save Obamacare, Weekly Standard, March 30, 2015. By Charlotte Allen.