Sherry presents information concerning the labeling of court decisions as being liberal or conservative victories. Because each case can be viewed in different aspects of liberalism and conservatism, it is more appropriate to simply recognize that there are important, non-ideological values at stake on both sides of each case.
Warning: Labeling Constitutions May Be Hazardous To Your Regime,
67 Law and Contemporary Problems
Available at: http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/lcp/vol67/iss3/4