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The Supreme Court on Friday denied an emergency request from Michigan to reinstate a ban on “straight-ticket” voting, a mechanism that permits individuals to vote for each candidate in a celebration’s ticket by marking a single field on a poll. Two justices, Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alit...

Samuel Alito, supreme court-conserative

Justice Samuel Alito is a reliable partisan, but it would be a mistake to dismiss him as a substanceless hack. Alito may be the smartest member of the Court's conservative bloc.