CNN’s top legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin re-emerged from the court with a strange tweet about the state of Chief Justice John Roberts when he read today’s ruling in favour of upholding President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare legislation.
Toobin doesn’t clarify, but the tweet may not be as surprising as it seems.
Although Roberts voted in favour of upholding the healthcare law — and wrote the court’s landmark opinion — he is a well-known conservative who served under former presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, so it’s easy to imagine that he is not huge fan of Obama’s healthcare law.
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