SUPREME COURT: Advisory Opinions

The Pennsylvania Society of New York, desiring to convey an honor, invited U. S. Solicitor General James M. Beck to be its guest. It was incumbent upon Mr. Beck to make a speech, and he spoke on the Supreme Court. "Once again," he asseverated, "the Supreme Court has survived a real crisis in its existence. A distinguished Senator, leading a new party movement . . " In short, he recounted the history of last fall's campaign and declared that 28,000,000 voters supported the Supreme Court and 4,000,000 turned against it. He explained at length...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!