US Supreme Court needs term limits

Suddenly everybody wants to explore term limits for Supreme Court justices. Welcome aboard. I've been on that train for almost a quarter of a century.

The current argument is that life tenure is a leading cause of the increasing viciousness of the United States' confirmation battles.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 08, 2018, with the headline 'US Supreme Court needs term limits'. Print Edition | Subscribe