September 1, 2011
- 92 Constitutional Law
- 92VI Enforcement of Constitutional Provisions
- 92VI(C) Determination of Constitutional Questions
- 92VI(C)1 In General
- 92k960 Judicial Authority and Duty in General
- 92k961 k. In General.
Judges defending Constitution must sometimes share their foxhole with scoundrels of every sort, but to abandon post because of poor company is to sell freedom cheaply; it is fair summary of history to say that safeguards of liberty have often been forged in controversies involving not very nice people.
Snyder v. Phelps, 580 F.3d 206 (4th Cir. 2009)