This Supreme Court Is The Most Bitter And Divided It's Been In 70 Years

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Chief Justice John Roberts has a long history of dividing his court and alienating liberals and conservatives alike, according to a new investigation by CBS News.By now, everyone is aware of the popular theory Roberts originally sided with conservatives and wanted to strike down the heart of Obamacare, and only changed his position at the last second.

But apparently, the chief justice has a history of pulling a bait-and-switch, according to CBS News.

During Roberts’ first full term as chief, the Supreme Court heard several controversial cases involving hot-button issues like abortion and school busing.

Liberals on the court claimed Roberts signaled he would be open to comprise only to side with conservatives.

“He talks the talk, but won’t walk the walk,” a liberal said at the time, according to CBS News.

But conservatives were reportedly just as angry at Roberts for giving liberals false hope.

“Some people say you would have to go back nearly 70 years to see this kind of tension, and almost bitterness, that now exists among the justices,” CBS News reported.

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