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Read More Updates From Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Hearing
Outside legal experts and witnesses are slated to speak on Friday.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Not Retiring Anytime Soon
Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she’ll be keeping her seat on the Supreme Court for “at least five more years.”
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says She Has 'At Least 5 More Years' On Supreme Court
The justice compared her timeline to that of her former colleague, Justice John Paul Stevens, who retired at age 90.
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Relax, Boomers: Socialism Is Good Now
It's going to be OK.
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It's Too Late For The Supreme Court, But Lower Courts Can Still Check Trump
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The president isn't the only one who swore an oath to uphold the Constitution.
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Brett Kavanaugh’s First Potential SCOTUS Case Could Devastate These Critically Endangered Frogs
By Jackie Flynn Mogensen, Mother Jones
And could threaten more than 100 species protected under the Endangered Species Act.
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Rand Paul Says He's 'Concerned,' 'Worried' About Brett Kavanaugh's Privacy Views
The GOP senator said he's "undecided" about whether to back President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick.
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What Trump's Pick For The Supreme Court Could Mean For States' Rights
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Fall case could show how a Justice Kavanaugh might rule on cases involving state power.
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Rep. Kevin Cramer Told Trump To Avoid 'Affirmative Action' Supreme Court Pick
"Don’t succumb to the pressure to make this some sort of an affirmative action pick," he recalled telling the president.
Who Is Brett Kavanaugh?
If confirmed, President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, could shift the court more conservative for many years.
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Trump Decides On Supreme Court Pick, Announcement To Come
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
All are young enough that they could serve on the nine-member high court for decades.
Trump Adviser Says Two Supreme Court Candidates Are Tougher Sell
By Joel Schectman, Reuters
Leonard Leo said that Trump would ultimately succeed at lining up conservative support for anyone he selected.
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Mitch McConnell Warns 2 Possible Trump Court Picks Risk Big Senate Fights: NYT
The Senate majority leader sees either Brett Kavanaugh or Amy Coney Barrett as problematic selections, according to the paper.
Here Are Trump’s SCOTUS Candidates
Here are the three people at the top of the Trump’s list to be the next Supreme Court justice.
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Justice Kennedy Cut Voting Rights. His Replacement Could Destroy Them.
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Anthony Kennedy was no champion of voting rights, but his replacement could make things even worse.
Trump's Supreme Court Shortlist Narrows To 3 Finalists
Brett Kavanaugh, Raymond Kethledge and Amy Coney Barrett are reportedly the front-runners to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.
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Activists Mail Coat Hangers To GOP Senator Susan Collins
Collins will likely be a key player in the process to confirm President Donald Trump's replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.
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GOP Sen. Susan Collins Says Anti-Roe Supreme Court Nominee Is ‘Not Acceptable’
Collins is one of a handful of swing votes who will decide the fate of President Donald Trump's pick.
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Justice Anthony Kennedy’s Retirement Puts Key Issues On The Line
As a Supreme Court swing vote, Kennedy joined several liberal decisions. His replacement likely will not.
The Religious Right's Deal With The Devil Just Paid Off
Neil J. Young
Elections have consequences, and this is one that conservatives hoped for most.
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The War On Women Is Already Here
The Supreme Court crushed working women over this past term. Next year, expect worse.
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Trump To Name Supreme Court Nominee On July 9
By Steve Holland and Richard Cowan, Reuters
The president said he has five finalists to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.
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Justice Kennedy's Retirement Is A Setback For Death Row Inmates
The swing justice often sided with the Supreme Court's liberals in cases that limited when capital punishment was allowed.
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Anthony Kennedy's Retirement Is A Bad Sign For Fixing Gerrymandering
“I don’t think it’s a lost cause. We’re not giving up,” one lawyer said.
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Justice Kennedy Chose To Let Trump Pick His Replacement. That's His Legacy.
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His status as a friend to LGBTQ rights just went out the window.
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Late-Night Hosts Weigh In On Justice Kennedy's Retirement
Despite the potential to entrench conservatism in America for a generation, the late-night hosts still managed to get laughs out of the news that Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring from the Supreme Court.
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