Though Loud, Media Voices Haven't Cracked Garland Block

Law360, Washington (April 25, 2016, 8:14 PM EDT) -- Newspaper editorial boards have run over 500 editorials calling for the consideration of an Obama-appointed U.S. Supreme Court replacement since the bitter fight over the vacancy began, but the constant media pressure has yet to break a Republican Senate set on maintaining its opposition until the November election.

From small-town papers to large metropolitan dailies, the media have deluged the public with calls to give a hearing or vote to a successor for Justice Antonin Scalia, who unexpectedly died in February. The campaign has picked up...
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