Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

"Supreme Court in 1873: Women unfit to practice law"

Not every landmark Supreme Court decision champions the rights of Americans or limits governmental power in a manner that preserves and protects our constitutional democracy. Some seminal rulings shock the conscience, rock the foundation of the nation and reflect crude and outdated prejudices which, when viewed from afar, are reminders that we have, indeed, made some progress.

The U.S. Supreme Cou...