Mark Walsh

Mark Walsh


Mark Walsh is a freelance writer for the ABA Journal, covering the U.S. Supreme Court. He also writes for Education Week and has appeared as a commentator for C-SPAN, Court TV, Fox News, National Public Radio and BBC Radio.

Recent Articles

SCOTUS is back in session amid a loss, a heated election and a world health crisis
Oct 1, 2020, 02:34 pm CDT

History shows how SCOTUS nominations play out in election years
Sep 22, 2020, 02:45 pm CDT

The Supreme Court’s ‘shadow docket’ is drawing increasing scrutiny
Aug 20, 2020, 09:20 am CDT

SCOTUS delivers on US promises, at least partly, made to Native Americans after Trail of Tears
Jul 27, 2020, 02:36 pm CDT

Justices have a lot to say, but all is quiet in the Supreme Court
Jun 25, 2020, 09:22 am CDT

SCOTUS hears arguments on whether ‘faithless electors’ in the Electoral College can switch allegiances
May 13, 2020, 03:45 pm CDT

What will change when SCOTUS hears oral arguments by phone?
Apr 21, 2020, 02:02 pm CDT

Outbreaks of disease have shuttered the Supreme Court going back more than 2 centuries
Mar 19, 2020, 09:10 am CDT

Recent changes in SCOTUS raise the stakes in upcoming abortion case
Feb 20, 2020, 01:05 pm CST

Justice Ginsburg calls for renewed effort to pass Equal Rights Amendment
Feb 11, 2020, 10:43 am CST

Crosstown traffic: SCOTUS considers ‘Bridgegate’ prosecutions
Jan 9, 2020, 01:18 pm CST

SCOTUS goes into the new year with a loaded plate as impeachment trial looms
Jan 2, 2020, 09:37 am CST

Open Access: SCOTUS will consider whether publishers can copyright annotated state codes
Nov 27, 2019, 11:35 am CST

Can black TV mogul’s discrimination suit against Comcast proceed? SCOTUS to decide
Nov 7, 2019, 01:34 pm CST

SCOTUS opens new term with criminal law cases addressing insanity defense and unanimous juries
Oct 3, 2019, 05:03 pm CDT

Supreme Court taking on big issues that have been percolating for a while
Sep 1, 2019, 02:00 am CDT

Justice John Paul Stevens: Remembering a man of modesty, remarkable intellect
Jul 18, 2019, 02:12 pm CDT

After nearly 30 years on the court, Justice Thomas’ supporters and detractors are still debating who he really is
Jul 1, 2019, 02:05 am CDT

Tension in the Court: Public collegiality belies behind-the-scenes debates
Jun 1, 2019, 01:25 am CDT

Justice by Numbers: Proposals resurface to expand the size of the court
May 1, 2019, 02:20 am CDT