Sandra Day O’Connor Expresses Regret About Court’s Role in 2000 Election
Monday, 29 April 2013 11:02 By Dahleen Glanton, McClatchy Newspapers | Report
Chicago, IL — Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor hasn’t given much thought to which was the most important case she helped decide during her 25 years on the bench – but she has no doubt which was most controversial.
It was Bush v. Gore, which ended the Florida recount and decided the 2000 presidential election.
Looking back, O’Connor said, she isn’t sure the high court should have taken the case.