Noah Feldman Quotes

We often imagine that the court serves as a sort of neutral umpire controlling the warring political branches. But this is mostly myth. The justices of the Supreme Court are themselves actors in the struggle for power, and when they intervene, they think carefully about how their decisions will affect the court's own legitimacy and authority.

 
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Noah Feldman
Noah Feldman
  • Born: May 20, 1970
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Noah R. Feldman is a Jewish-American author and Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Much of his work is devoted to analysis of law and religion.