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SCOTUS Blog Recaps Arguments in Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Case

Sounds to me like the Massachusetts 35 foot buffer zone might fall. But predicting the court's decision is just stupid.

Between the complete silence of Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., on the issue on Wednesday and the very active commentary and questioning of Justice Elena Kagan seems to lie the fate of state laws that seek to protect abortion clinics, their patients, and their staffs. It seemed apparent, in a new “buffer zone” case from Massachusetts, that the Chief Justice holds the key vote on how far such zones are likely to be restricted, but that Kagan may help provide some cover for a decisive ruling that mandated narrower zones.
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