Supreme Court Sides With Westboro Baptist Church

By Tom McCarthy

Mar 2, 2011 11:41pm

The sole dissenting voice in today's 8-1 Supreme Court decision in favor of the Westboro Baptist Church was Justice Samuel Alito, who wrote: "Our profound national commitment to free and open debate is not a license for the vicious verbal assault that occurred in this case." (The case in question was the church picketing a soldier's funeral.) Do you agree with Justice Alito?

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