Op-Ed - Why You Need to Know ‘Stare Decisis’ This Summer

The Star-Ledger

Peter G. Verniero

July 08, 2018

In this Op-Ed, Peter G. Verniero, former associate justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court and state attorney general, writes about a Latin phrase “stare decisis,” meaning “to stand by things decided” and the nomination and confirmation of the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's successor.