Review of Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson's opinions shows outcomes cut both ways

Posted on AllSides March 14th, 2022
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Soon after President Joe Biden nominated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson for a seat on the Supreme Court her critics began casting her as a "radical, left-wing activist," a characterization based on a handful of high-profile opinions in which she ruled against President Donald Trump's administration. 

But a deeper review of Jackson's  opinions on the federal District Court in Washington, D.C., paints a more nuanced picture, including a number of instances in which she sided with the Republican administration and against the same left-leaning groups that now support her confirmation. 

Critics often point to a 2019 decision in which Jackson ruled that Trump's former White...

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