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Empathy makes you a good person, but not necessarily a good (fill in the blank)

Posted by Chance on May 28, 2009

I have to agree with Neil, empathy should not be the major qualifying factor for becoming a  Supreme Court judge.  Empathy may make you wonderful person, but it should not affect how somebody interprets the Constitution.  Empathy doesn’t make one a good Supreme Court judge anymore than it makes someone a good software engineer or brain surgeon.

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