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Blackstone Briefings

The “Blackstone Briefings” are short, power-packed printed informational and inspirational publications.  They are produced periodically, often in conjunction with the national Eagle Forum’s Court Watch, and are written by Dr. Armstrong.  The Briefings include analyses and updates concerning the core issues and hottest battles in America’s Culture War.

Please click on any of the below titles to read that particular issues.  Additional past issues may be accessed at http://www.eagleforum.org/court_watch/alerts.shtml.  The most recent issues are accessed just below

RECENT ISSUES

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PAST ISSUES

The Partial Birth Abortion Ban: The Court’s Hottest Issue for 2007 (33kb MsWord document, download FREE Viewer)
2006 Praise and Petitions (30kb MsWord document, download FREE Viewer)
The Mess with Miers:  An Embattled Judicial Nomination
November 2005
Chief Justice John Roberts?  A Troubling Prospect
October 2005
Will the Real John Roberts Please Stand Up?
September 2005
Questionnaire For Judges
August 2005
Will the Real Justice O'Connor Please Stand Up?
July 2005
The “Deal” on Judicial Nominations Filibusters: An Update
June 2005
Gnawing at the Nominees: The Fourth Anniversary of Judicial Nomination Obstructionism.
May 2005
Dr. Armstrong's Brief in Roe v. Wade to the U.S. Supreme Court
February, 2005 - Note: this link is to a Microsoft Word document.  If you do not have Microsoft Word you can download the FREE Microsoft Word Viewer by following this link.
THE HOTTEST ISSUE OF THE 2004 ELECTIONS - July, 2004
THE 2004 ELECTIONS ACTION PACKET -Feburary 2004
BUSH'S JUDICIAL NOMINATION RECORD: NOMINATION STATISTICS FOR 2001 - January 2002
THE FATHER OF OUR COUNTRY PRAYS FOR OUR COUNTRY - July 2001
FLORIDA'S SUPREME COURT: NEW POSTER CHILD FOR JUDICIAL ACTIVISM - January 2001
THE ELECTIONS OF 2000: CHALLENGE TO AMERICA'S CHRISTIAN HERITAGE - July 2000
THE NEW MILLENIUM: IT'S TIME TO CURB THE COURTS! - January 2000
WASHINGTON'S THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION - November 1999
CURBING THE COURTS: LESSONS FROM COLUMBINE HIGH SCHOOL - May 1999
THE ARCHITECTS v. THE ACTIVISTS, #2: "RELIGION" - December 1998
THE ARCHITECTS v. THE ACTIVISTS, #1: "THE POWER OF THE COURTS" - October 1998