Nancy Goldstein's work has appeared in venues including the Guardian, NPR, Politico, Salon, Slate, The American Prospect and the Washington Post, where she was an Editor's Pick and the winner of the blogging round during their Next Great Pundit Contest. You can follow her on Twitter at @nancygoldstein.
But will it decide that the petitioners have standing?
More than a million requests for cell phone records by law enforcement is just the beginning of the surveillance story.
Anti-gay marriage proponents should think twice before asking the US Supreme Court to take this case.
It took opportunistic politicians and ridiculous, shameful language on religious exemptions, but gay and lesbian New Yorkers can finally tie the knot.