Associate Justice Alito

More than 225 years ago the Virginian Patrick Henry famously stated that, “”[p]ower is the great evil with which we are contending. We have divided power between three branches of government and erected checks and balances to prevent abuse of power. However, where is the check on the power of the judiciary? If we fail to check the power of the judiciary, I predict that we will eventually live under judicial tyranny.”  Consequently, our Constitutional system made a central part of the subdividing of power in the design of the Judicial Branch, was to mandate that it was controlled by the doctrines access to impartial appellate review and stare decisis.  But, in this and other cases the evidence confirms that the Supreme Court now views stare decisis as “little more than a joke.” Thus, this decision  is but  a subterfuge for politicizing the judicial process so to permit money to control the peoples government (See, Isidoro Rodriguez, Esq. v. 2nd Cir Court of Appeals, Petition for Cert to 2nd Cir, Doc No. 09-876, filed January 25, 2010;; and