Marcia Coyle is
the chief Washington correspondent for the National Law Journal. A lawyer and journalist, she has
covered the Supreme Court for nineteen years. She regularly appears on PBS’s NewsHour,
and her work has earned numerous national journalism awards, including the
George Polk Award for legal reporting, the Investigative Reporters and Editors
Award for outstanding investigative reporting, the Scripps Howard Foundation
Award for environmental reporting, and the American Judicature Society’s Toni
House Journalism Award.