Insight to character

Volatile Justice:

Justice Scalia responds to questions, (Alan Murray/Herald Journal)At a Florida campus, student Sarah Jeck asked U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia why cameras are not allowed in the Supreme Court even though the court hearings are open, transcripts are available and the court’s justices go out on book tours. Scalia wasn’t happy.

Scalia replied. “That’s a nasty, impolite question.”

“He can dish it out, but he can’t take it, I guess,” she says.

The book: “Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges”